WSP – Senior Planner, Buffalo, NY

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Planner for our Buffalo office.

The successful candidate will

  • function entrepreneurially within the team, the firm, and with corporate leadership;

  • manage tasks as part of overall project development and execution; and, lead discussions with clients, stakeholders, and teams, as well as lead public meeting

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in Urban Planning; five (5) to ten (10) years of relevant work experience in Urban Planning;

  • Strong understanding of planning matters across New York State

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in a corporate environment and communicate with a wide range of professionals

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of project budgets, administration, contracts and project management responsibilities

  • Proficiency in use of Adobe Creative Suite, (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design) and GIS

  • Professional registration (e.g., AICP)


WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

Apply at , position 38767; or contact Anne Wilkinson at

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity