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Housing California
Legislative Advocate for Land Use and Finance
Sacramento, CA
(Posted 7/8/2019, Close July 25, 2019)

Housing California seeks a Legislative Advocate for Land Use and Finance with a strong ability to advance impactful statewide policy strategically and collaboratively.

Based in Sacramento, the Legislative Advocate for Land Use and Finance works in close coordination with Housing California’s leadership and program and policy team to support the advancement of Housing California’s vision by leading our overall affordable housing land use and finance policy portfolio. The position provides leadership among Housing California’s staff and external allies to develop advocacy strategies, mobilize partners and allies to support affordable housing legislation, and develop relationships with key legislators and coalitions.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a relevant writing sample (5 page maximum) with the subject line: “Legislative Advocate Job Application” to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Deadline to apply is Thursday, July 25, 2019. The interview process will include two rounds of interviews, with an anticipated start date of mid-October. Competitive salary, commensurate with skills and experience and generous benefits package.

Housing CA is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage women, people of color, LGBTQ persons, people with disabilities, and all qualified persons to apply for this position.

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ICF
Environmental Planners and Biologist
Northern California
(Posted 7/1/2019, Open Until Filled)

ICF has several Environmental Planning and Biology positions available in Sacramento, San Francisco, San Jose, Redding and Eureka, CA. Projects & clients will focus on the Infrastructure markets including transportation, water and energy sectors. You will be directly supporting clients and lead all aspects of projects related to California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). Strong backlog of transportation work so experience with California Department of Transportation highly desired.

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

To discuss further please email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


City of Stockton
Planning Manager
Stockton, CA
Monthly Salary: $8,037.10 - $10,381.68
Includes Competitive Benefits Package
(Posted 6/6/2019, Close July 12, 2019, 5:00pm)

The City of Stockton is seeking to fill a Planning Manager position to oversee an Advanced Planning Section in the Community Development Department. This position will be responsible for the strategic implementation of a recently adopted General Plan Update that requires further conformity compliance with the zoning map and ordinance. The ideal candidate has supervisory experience in local government planning with strong technical and analytical skills, effective oral and written communication competencies, and extensive knowledge and expertise complying with the California Environmental Quality Act, California Subdivision Map Act, and California Planning and Zoning Law. The successful candidate has extensive experience developing, interpreting and applying General Plan policies, zoning ordinance and environmental regulation. 

Education/Experience:
Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in City or regional planning, urban planning, or a closely related field; and five (5) years of progressively responsible professional planning experience. A Master's degree in City, regional or urban planning, public administration, or closely related field, may be substituted for one year of the professional planning experience.

Final Filing Date:       Friday, July 12, 2019, 5:00pm

For a full job description and on-line application, please go to www.stocktongov.com/jobs   EOE


Jacobs
Environmental Planner & Planning Intern
Redding, CA
(Posted 5/9/2019, Open Until Filled)

At Jacobs, people are at the heart of our business. Our Redding office is hiring to fill an Environmental Planner postition! Please consider applying or forwarding on to someone who you think is looking to work on exciting projects with a world-class firm.

Environmental Planner: https://jacobs.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=BI%200004TV&iniurl.src=INTINTSEO&tz=GMT-07%3A00


Ascent Environmental
Noise Specialist/Environmental Planner
Sacramento, CA
(Posted 4/2/2019, Open Until Filled)

We are seeking a candidate with a passion for planning and noise impact issues who would conduct technical analyses; computation of noise levels; community planning; and writing of technical report sections. Assignments may include analyses for CEQA and NEPA documents, sound level measurements, community plans, and noise reduction strategies.

Qualifications include a BS or higher degree in acoustics, engineering, planning, environmental science, math, environmental policy, sustainability, or a related field with 2 or more years of relevant experience. Strong analytical, computer, and writing skills are a must. Spreadsheet and calculation software skills are also desired. The successful candidate will be hard working, conscientious, interpersonally skilled, and team-oriented. Air quality, greenhouse gas, and/or traffic analysis experience is a plus.

Ascent offers a supportive, fun, and intellectually challenging workplace environment and excellent benefits. We invest in our employees’ careers and welfare and strive to provide high-quality outcomes for our clients. We offer flexible hours, teamwork participation on important and challenging projects, opportunities to contribute to and join in service events for our local communities, and regular performance recognition.

For more informations, check out the posting here: http://ascentenvironmental.com/contact-us/careers/noise-specialist-environmental-planner/

Please e-mail a letter of interest and your resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Ascent Environmental
CEQA Transportation Planner
Sacramento, CA
(Posted 4/2/2019, Open Until Filled)

We are looking for a candidate who can prepare transportation sections for IS/MNDs and EIRs based on complex transportation impact analysis reports. We seek someone who can intelligently discuss traffic models with subconsultant traffic engineers and is familiar with the Trip Generation Manual published by the Institute of Transportation Engineers. A strong candidate has a BS or MS in transportation planning, urban planning, environmental policy, or another transportation-related field, along with 2–5 years of applicable experience. Professional qualifications include CEQA/NEPA compliance, writing and analytical skills, spreadsheet proficiency, and engaging interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will be hard working, conscientious, interpersonally skilled, and team-oriented. Experience addressing noise, air quality, and other CEQA resource topics is a plus.

Ascent offers a supportive, fun, and intellectually challenging workplace environment and excellent benefits. We invest in our employees’ careers and welfare and strive to provide high-quality outcomes for our clients. We offer flexible hours, teamwork participation on important and challenging projects, opportunities to contribute to and join in service events for our local communities, and regular performance recognition.

For more informations, check out the posting here:http://ascentenvironmental.com/contact-us/careers/ceqa-transportation-planner/

Please e-mail a letter of interest and your resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Other Job Listings

DKS Associates - Transportation Planning Project Manager (Sacramento) - Open until filled

GPA Consulting - Senior Environmental Planner/Project Manager (Sacramento)

MIGProject Associate: Urban Planning and Design (Berkeley, Sacramento, and San Diego offices) - Open until filled

MIGProject Manager: Urban Planning (Berkeley, Sacramento, and San Diego offices) - Open until filled

MIGProject Manager: Urban Design (Berkeley, Sacramento, and San Diego offices) - Open until filled

Rincon Consultants - Senior Environmental Planner/Scientist (Sacramento)


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