San Diego – CA
Civic San Diego (Civic SD) is a nonprofit public benefit corporation wholly owned by the City of San Diego with the mission of managing public improvement and public-private partnership projects. Civic San Diego has been granted land use authority to perform planning and permitting functions, administer the downtown San Diego parking district and implement its improvement projects, design and manage the construction of parks and fire stations through Development Impact Fees, and develop and execute economic development strategies.

The Senior Planner will perform a range of planning tasks focused on development review; design review; CEQA review; land use policy and code implementation; and community plan implementation including mobility, parking, and alternative transportation plans. Additionally, the Senior Planner will analyze project proposals for conformance to the Downtown Community Plan and various planned district ordinances and other applicable regulations, codes, ordinances and procedures, stressing the architectural quality and urban design impacts of proposed projects.

Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree in planning, architecture, urban design or equivalent from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban design, architecture or planning in dense urban settings. Extensive course work and/or experience in architecture, urban design and/or landscape architecture required for planning-degree holders. Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of seven (7) years of related experience.

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