Laberge Group - Planner

IMMEDIATE OPENING - PLANNER

This position offers the opportunity to assist with local and regional projects including the development of comprehensive plans, brownfield opportunity area plans, land use and zoning ordinances, economic development and main street revitalization plans, shared services and/or municipal consolidation studies, waterfront revitalization strategies and grants.

Planning responsibilities include research, writing and analyzing data, plan preparation, grant development, grant administration and public presentations. Candidate should have knowledge of the principles, terminology, procedure and practices involved in community planning; including zoning, subdivision practices, economic development and comprehensive land usage. The successful candidate will have strong communication skills, be detail oriented, and work well independently and cooperatively with others.

Master’s Degree in Planning or closely related field. Must be accomplished in the management of multiple projects with excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills.  Demonstrated ability to apply techniques to complex assignments using ESRI ArcGIS software, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and/or Publisher. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word and Excel required.

Send resume to: Laberge Group, 4 Computer Dr. Albany, NY 12205 Fax (518) 458-1879 or e-mail hr@labergegroup.com.

Laberge Group was founded in 1964 and is a multi-disciplined Engineering, Architecture, Surveying and Planning firm that provides a wide range of consulting services.  From our offices in Albany, and Utica, our staff serves private, municipal and government clients throughout New York State.

Laberge Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.