Job Opening: Planner, Bergmann Associates

Bergmann is looking to add an experienced Planner to our expanding team! We work with a variety of municipalities to create custom comprehensive plans, update existing plans, and create a feeling of community across New York and Pennsylvania. We specialize in public outreach and engagement, revitalization efforts, and community planning. If you’re someone looking to make the world around you better and get excited about seeing plans come to fruition, this might be the perfect fit!

Essential Functions:  

The following duties are typical of the position, but are not all encompassing:  

  • Perform basic research and analytical tasks  

  • Prepare maps and graphics  

  • Assist in writing a variety of planning documents (i.e.; revitalization strategies, comprehensive plans, feasibility studies, streetscapes)  

  • Create presentation materials  

  • Attend public meetings, facilitate focus groups and stakeholder meetings  

  • Attend client meetings, take notes, and respond to technical questions as needed  

  • Assist with proposal development as requested  

  • Perform field visits, measurements or calculations  

  • Establish & maintain positive relationships with co-workers, support and build others on the team and across disciplines/offices  

  • Be responsive to others and share information to improve efficiency and help others achieve goals; listen and engage in productive and critical debate  

  • Suggest new ideas and processes; stay informed of developments in practice areas; view obstacles as opportunities  

Education, Experience, Certifications, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  

  • Master’s degree in Community, Regional or Urban Planning or a related field from an accredited university, or commensurate combination of education and experience required  

  • Candidates actively working toward AICP licensure preferred  

  • Basic GIS and Microsoft Suite operational skills required; AutoCAD, Photoshop, and InDesign operational skills preferred  

  • Ability to work as a member of a team  

  • · Ability to work on multiple projects in different phases at the same time  

  • · Ability to work in fast-paced environment and meet project deadlines   

For nearly four decades, Bergmann architects, engineers and planners have been delivering results to clients across the United States and Canada. This team of more than 400 professional and technical staff spans the Northeast, Midwest and Atlantic regions. Bergmann develops connections with partners and communities to create dynamic, creative solutions that will stand the test of time, while promoting environmental and functional sustainability. Projects in the Bergmann portfolio range from signature buildings and commercial developments to critical transportation infrastructure and community planning. For more information, visit www.bergmannpc.com. Bergmann is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our business and our people. EOE/AA. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Vet 

All applications/resumes can be sent to Dina Parker (Manager, Talent Acquisition) at Dparker@bergmannpc.com