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Planning Intern/Planning Technician
Art Rodriguez Associates / City of Arcadia, CA
Posted on: May 14, 2021
Application Deadline: Immediate Opening
Small consulting firm seeks Planning Intern or Planning Technician to assist with site research, information analysis, plan review/revision and preparation of documents required to file land use entitlement applications and other related permits with city & county planning offices throughout Southern California. Immediate positions available.
Required Experience / Skills / Education
SKILLS / MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
- A Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Public Administration, Public Policy or similar field
- Self-motivated team player with strong work ethic in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to read and interpret state regulations and county/municipal codes
- Excellent communication, research and writing skills
- Demonstrate strong and effective organizational and time management skills
- Proficient in MS Office, working knowledge of CAD or Adobe Suite is desirable
- Must have reliable transportation for site visits or trips to planning offices
- Experience working with City of Los Angeles a plus
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Conducts site research, prepares due diligence reports and findings reports
- Coordinates with Clients to prepare land use entitlement applications
- Works closely with community stakeholders, including City Council and neighborhood groups and presents at public hearings to garner project support
- Performs general office duties; answers phones, prepares files or mailings
- Updates social media platforms and performs other duties as assigned
Email resume, cover letter and two writing samples to Maria Impala at firstname.lastname@example.org. First round of interviews will be conducted on May 24, 2021.