Jobs Posted on the Whova Community Board of APA MN 2022 Planning Conference
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Washington County Public Works Please see the link to the posting. Ask Sara Allen, Connor Schaefer, or Joe Ayers-Johnson at the APA MN conference if you have any questions about the position on their team!
HKGI HKGi is seeking an energetic, detailed-oriented planner with 4 to 8 years of experience. Candidates should possess strong written, graphic and verbal communication skills including experience preparing technical and general planning related reports. Applicants should have working knowledge of software programs including ArcGIS and Microsoft Office Suite. Advanced knowledge in GIS, spreadsheets, Adobe Creative Suite, as well as experience working with community engagement and public process is desired.
The candidate’s initial focus will be on supporting communities with their planning needs. The candidate will also have the opportunity to contribute to a variety of projects including stakeholder engagement, comprehensive planning, zoning ordinances, redevelopment planning/studies, and grant writing.
The firm’s small size and sole focus on planning, landscape architecture and urban design allows staff to have access to a broad range of work, exposure to all aspects of projects, significant task responsibilities, and to contribute to the successful completion of award winning, leading edge projects. The firm’s culture emphasizes collaboration, creativity and openness to new ideas. Located in Minneapolis’ North Loop District, HKGi has convenient access to transit and is bike friendly.
Qualifications: Required: four-year degree or master’s degree in community planning or related field, as well as a minimum of 3 years of experience. Desired: additional qualifications include AICP certification and direct experience preparing land use application staff reports for planning agencies and facilitating community involvement.
Application Instructions: In PDF format, please submit the following: cover letter, resume, references, and writing/graphic design samples via email to email@example.com.
HKGI is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.
Senior Planner - Long Range and Parks
City of Shakopee Senior, professional planning position requiring thorough knowledge of and experience applying planning concepts, principles, and techniques including comprehensive planning, zoning ordinances, environmental review processes, transportation and park planning.
Manager - Planning & Development
City of Duluth https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/duluthmn/jobs/3700161/manager-planning-community-development
Port Authority Administrator
City of Bloomington The City of Bloomington, MN is seeking a passionate and innovative economic development leader ready to build upon the community’s many successes and drive growth for decades to come.
The Port Authority has been the economic engine for the South Loop district since it inception, including Creative Placemaking, but its efforts will now extend citywide with a staff expected to double in 2023.
The right fit for this position will have an entrepreneurial mindset, able to set ambitious goals, work through a strategic plan, and build a stellar team to serve the City’s needs. They should couple their development knowledge with energy and excitement that mirrors the community’s progress and have the emotional intelligence necessary to develop deep, lasting relationships with residents, the business community, and regional partners.
Stantec Are you passionate about partnering with cities to prepare impactful plans, and implement them to reach their goals? Do you love including helping communities administer their plans and ordinances so that they can see real results on the ground? Stantec’s Minneapolis office is looking for an Urban Planner to deliver high quality and innovative services to our clients and pursue additional opportunities that meet your skillset and interests.
Stantec’s planning team helps clients realize the full range of benefits of planning for all kinds of communities, ranging from small towns, suburbs, and fully developed urban centers and we’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.
Washington County *Application will open in early October, please reach out to Emily Jorgensen if you’re interested in learning more*
Washington County Department of Administration is seeking a Planner I/II. This role will assist higher level planners and managers with the Land and Water Legacy Program which is focused on land conservation in partnership with landowners and organizations. Desired candidates should have experience with project management, natural resource management and planning, field work, and working with multiple external stakeholders.
It is anticipated that this role will have the opportunity to remote work up to two days a week.
City of White Bear Lake The City of White Bear Lake is accepting applications for a full time Planning Technician position. This is an entry-level position in the planning profession and will expose the employee to a wide variety of interesting planning projects in a small, historic and dynamic Minnesota lake community.
Under direct/general supervision of the Community Development Director, the Planning Technician provides daily technical support to the Community Development Department and provides land use and planning information and assistance to developers, the business community, and the public; receives and reviews applications for completeness; calculates, collects fees; route plans for review, tracks progress; prepares/maintains land use case files; prepares/schedules public and neighborhood notices; and serves as secretary to the Planning Commission. Problem solving and delivery of outstanding customer service are critical elements of this position.
A on-line job application/job description can be obtained at https://www.whitebearlake.org/jobs.
TKDA Our employee-owned and multi-disciplined team is looking for a planning professional who wants to leverage and expand their planning and community engagement skills.
Development Services Coordinator
ISG Be an integral part of project successes as a member of the Development Services Team at ISG! As a vital conduit between clients, the design team, and review and permitting authorities across the country, every day offers new challenges and real opportunities to utilize your expertise by positively impacting communities one project at a time.