Staff Planner

Manhard Consulting

Reno, NV United States

Manhard Consulting is currently seeking a Staff Planner to join our team in the Reno/Lake Tahoe office. 

Job Description and Duties:
•    Assist multi-discipline land development teams with land planning, site planning and preparation of entitlement documents and justification
•    Conduct due diligence research and determine entitlement strategies
•    Prepare project proposals including scope of work and cost estimates
•    Develop, review, interpret and implement land use plans and zoning ordinances
•    Develop, review, and interpret applicable market data and other quantitative information 
•    Prepare and present testimony for public hearings; including advisory boards, municipal commissions and councils
•    Responsible for maintaining project schedules and timely completion of work 
•    Maintain key client and municipal relationships
•    Assist in mentoring staff
•    Participate in company special purpose committees
•    Provide an accurate accounting of time spent on projects
•    Participate in marketing, sales and business development efforts 

Education and/or Experience:
•    Bachelor’s degree in relevant area with 3+ years’ planning experience

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
•    Valid driver’s license
•    AICP designation a plus

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•    Candidates are expected to exercise expert independent judgment, initiative and decision-making authority to develop timely solutions to complex problems
•    Candidates must demonstrate strong public presentation skills, excellent written and verbal communication and work well in a team environment
•    Computer skills required for this position include proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Platforms; ArcGIS, Sketch-Up, AutoCAD and SiteOps a plus

Physical Demands:
•    Normal office environment

Employer’s Disclaimer:
•    Position subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities

Experience Level
Mid II (4-8 years)
AICP Level
Land Use and Development Regulation and Zoning
Salary Range

Contact Information

241 Ridge St. #400 Reno, NV 89501
Reno, NV
United States
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