Parsons Corporation Planner, Senior Project in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Planner, Senior Project


Annapolis Junction, Maryland, United States

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Ready to put your management skills to work on marqueemaster planningprojects that will change the urban fabric of a government Campus? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of program tasks on complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Project Planner for our rapidly expandingCampuslocated at Ft. Meade, MD.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your planning knowledge and engineering techniques will propel your career forward. We need our Project Planner at this level to applydiverse and intensive proficiency in the use of technical theories, practices, and company policies.

In this role you will provide urban planning experience and vision to government executives who are envisioning the future development of a Major Government Campus involving multiple large new projects, parking and transportation. Must also be able to communicate and visually demonstrate future development of land and the impacts on transportation networks and the environment., while presenting options for development. Our Managers are responsible for the technical excellence of the tasks and analyses performed, regulatory compliance, and for on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations. Assists the Project Manager in preparing Project Management Plans, Project Control Statements, and Quality Control files for annual QA project audits.


  • Plans, directs, and communicates urban/environmental planning project of large scope and complexity. Serves as a staff manager, technical leader, and a recognized expert in field of practice. Monitors productivity and proficiency of assigned personnel. Establishes budget estimates and staffing requirements for defined scope and schedule.

  • Reviews work produced by those assigned to ensure that all applicable policies, procedures, and regulations are followed, that current techniques are utilized, and that quality is acceptable. Engages services and manages outside consultants when warranted.

  • Confers with local authorities, civic leaders, social scientists, and land planning and development specialists to devise and recommend arrangements of land and physical facilities for residential, commercial, transportation, industrial, and community uses. Provides advice and counsel regarding regulatory compliance issues.

  • Serves as key contact for major clients. May serve on technical review boards, committees, and panels for projects which will have a major impact on a community or urban area.

  • Develops and presents recommendations based on governmental measures for major projects affecting land use, public utilities, community facilities, housing, and transportation to control and guide community development and renewal.

  • Reviews and evaluates environmental impact reports, and recommends changes to overall project plan as appropriate.

  • Maintains active membership in appropriate professional organizations and societies. Represents the Company at conferences, seminars, meetings, etc.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Qualifications :

  • 4-year degree in Urban/Environmental Planning or related field and

  • 20+ years of related work experience.

  • Working knowledge and proficiency in application of project and staff management principles.

  • Expert knowledge of urban/environmental planning practices and procedures.

  • Proficiency in utilizing PC and various software packages typically used in urban/environmental planning assignments is required

  • Also requires excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Thorough understanding of local statutes and environmental rules and regulations

  • Proven ability for performing in a supervisory capacity on a project

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