Environmental Planner & Project Manager - Transportation
Sacramento, CA
(Posted 3/22/2019, open until filled)

Are you an Environmental Planner with Transportation experience in California? Check this opportunity out!

You’ll be directly supporting California Department of Transportation clients and lead all aspects of transportation projects related to California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). You will use your expertise to implement CALTRAN’s standard policies and procedures, work with local Government, manage project teams and provide opportunities for innovative client solutions.

In this position your main focus is Project Management including deliverables (reports, presentations, technical memorandums) with focus on regulatory compliance and technical accuracy. There may have opportunity to be a people manager in the future.

To apply email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or use the following link https://www.icf.com/careers/jobs/R1803348

City of Big Bear Lake, CA
Planning Director
(Posted 3/15/2019, Closing April 10, 2019)

An outstanding executive career opportunity awaits a talented planning professional in one of the nation’s premiere resort communities. The City of Big Bear Lake is four-season resort community located a short distance from the Los Angeles Metropolitan area and attracts a large number of visitors from Southern California and beyond. Serving a full-time population of just over 5,000 residents, the City covers an area of approximately 6.95 square miles on Big Bear Lake's south shore. The City is organized to provide services for many, many more than its permanent population. As such, it has a much larger budget, staff, and capacity than cities of comparable size. Reporting to the Director of Development Services, the Planning Director oversees four staff and a contractor who perform a full range of planning functions for the City of Big Bear Lake. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Urban Planning, Public Administration, or related field and seven years of increasingly responsible, related, public sector experience with minimum of five years of supervisory experience is required. A Master’s degree is highly desirable, as is an AICP certification. The annual salary range is $120,000-$140,000, DOQ. The City offers an excellent benefits package including San Bernardino County Employees Retirement Association (SBCERA), a well-funded system that offers reciprocity to other plans including CalPERS. The City currently offers a formula of 2% @ 55 with prior qualifying public service or, effective January 1, 2013, a formula of 2.5% @ 67 for new participants. Interested candidates must apply no later than April 10, 2019 by sending a compelling cover letter and a comprehensive resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Confidential inquiries are welcomed to Mr. Greg Nelson at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at www.ralphandersen.com.

City of Stockton
Community Development Department
Program Manager I
(Posted 2/28/2019, Closing 3/22/2019)

The City of Stockton is seeking to fill a Program Manager I position in the Community Development Department. The ideal candidate has local government development services experience (Building, Planning, Development Engineering) with strong technical and analytical skills and is able to analyze and present data with intermediate to advanced software skills. Highly desirable: Budget preparation and management experience; a track record of excellent customer service to internal and external customers; the ability to work independently and also as part of a group; must be able to identify areas needing improvement and conceive of workable solutions; strong program management skills, including program development, training, training materials development (SOPs), and document¬ation of processes. Professional staff management, GIS, and finance experience is also desirable.

The incumbent will be tasked to provide technical support of permit software and other departmental technology; miscellaneous financial functions; requests for proposals (RFPs) and contract preparation; project management; and other operational support activities. Additional tasks may include working on budget, fees, and financials.

Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in business or public administration, or the field of the program to which assigned, economics, or a closely related field and two (2) years of lead or supervisory experience involving program or project management.

Monthly Salary: 
$6,253.92 - $8,028.82

For a full job description and on-line application, please go to www.stocktonca.gov/jobs

Michael Baker International
Associate Planner
(Posted 2/20/19, Open Until Filled)

The Associate Planner would work primarily in Michael Baker’s Rancho Cordova office but will visit client sites on a regular basis. The position would include processing moderately complex development applications with all typical responsibilities - coordination with agency departments, interaction with applicants/project teams, review of proposed development plans, preparation of all project review documents and often presentations to Planning Commissions and City Councils/Boards of Supervisors.

The position would also include special projects as requested by our clients such as code updates, special studies and agency planning mandates. Finally, the position would support business development and training for the Michael Baker Northern California Planning Team. This would be an opportunity for challenging work that will take your planning and consulting skills to the next level. We anticipate this will be a full-time position but will consider part-time depending upon the applicant’s interests and circumstances.

The ideal candidate will be driven, intellectually curious, committed to excellence, able to work independently, and demonstrate a desire to make a difference in the communities we serve.

Minimum skills or experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree with major coursework in urban planning, public administration, geography, or a related field
  • 5 years of professional planning experience, with experience in the public sector setting
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge of the principals, practices, and trends of public planning
  • Working knowledge of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks and assignments independently under limited supervision
  • Experience with ministerial and discretionary permits and/or preparing and producing planning studies and analysis
  • Proficiency with basic and advanced computer programs.
  • Public speaking
  • Strong customer service skills

AICP/LEED, Bilingual, GIS skills, Sketchup experience, Active Transportation experience, Green House Gas Modeling, or other specialized skill or certification a plus.

Commensurate with experience.

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