Parsons Corporation Planner, Senior Environmental in Los Angeles, California

Planner, Senior Environmental


Los Angeles, California, United States

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Parsons is now hiring a Senior Environmental Planner for our rapidly expanding project located in East Los Angeles and Pasadena.

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

In this role you will independently develop plans for utilization of land and physical facilities of cities, counties, and metropolitan areas, applying intensive and diverse knowledge of planning principles and practices in broad areas of assignment. Plans, schedules, conducts, and/or coordinates detailed phases of planning work for a number of large and important projects. Some assignments involve the use of computer software applications.


  • Performs various assignments requiring conventional planning expertise, but typically include complexities such as conflicting planning requirements and/or difficult coordination requirements. Gathers, compiles, and analyzes data on economic, social, and physical factors affecting land use.

  • 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.

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

  • Prepares, coordinates, and facilitates public involvement and consensus-building meetings and workshops.

  • Reviews and evaluates environmental impact reports.

  • Coordinates Reuse and Redevelopment Master Plans.

  • Oversees work assignments of technicians and/or lower-level Planners.

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

  • Operational vehicle that will allow you to travel to various locations in East Los Angeles and travel to Parsons office in Pasadena.

Qualifications :

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

  • 5-10 years of related work experience.

  • American Institute of Certified Planners Certification is preferred at this level

  • Thorough 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.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and a

  • Thorough understanding of local statutes and environmental rules and regulations.

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skills, and a thorough understanding of local statutes and environmental rules and regulations.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.