Urban Planner

  • Posted on January 4, 2022
  • Location: Any Louisiana Office


Posted under: Administration, Engineering

What does this job entail?

The Urban Planner is responsible for the technical production of planning and public outreach assignments for multiple projects. The Urban Planner will be a champion and leader of our company core values, while maintaining internal and external customer engagement and satisfaction.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Supporting public involvement needs.
  • Preparing documents, reports, and deliverables.
  • Making public presentations and collaborating with stakeholders.
  • Coordinating project communication and documentation.
  • Assisting in business and proposal development as needed.

Am I qualified for this position?

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in City or Urban/Regional Planning, Environmental Planning, Landscape Architecture, Geography, or related fields; Master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of one (1) year of directly related experience
  • Knowledge of federal/state/local laws, regulations, and ordinances
  • Experience in hosting townhalls, public workshops, and social media communications.
  • Proficient knowledge of current planning and rendering software, such as ArcGIS, Civil 3D in AutoCad, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.
  • Knowledge with federal funding sources such as HUD Community Development Block Grants, FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance, EPA Brownfields Grants, and US Department of Transportation BUILD Grants
  • AICP Candidate or Certified Planner – preferred
  • Experience with flood mitigation planning, stormwater/watershed planning, resiliency, and green infrastructure – preferred

Why work for Fenstermaker?

Our success is based on establishing lasting partnerships and providing innovative, high-quality products and services. We conduct our business ethically, honestly and with integrity in everything we do.

Our core values define the way we do business.


We treat everyone like family and put people over policy.

We place an emphasis on safety and are supportive and empathetic in rough times.

One Company

We leverage our multi-disciplinary strength to benefit our clients.

We communicate, collaborate and execute together, as a team.

Customer Obsessed

We treat others the way they want to be treated – with respect.

We create unforgettable experiences and build lasting relationships and establish partnerships.

Growth Mindset

We believe growth creates opportunity and gives us the capability of building long-term careers.

Be Different

We encourage and reward innovation.

We serve our clients in ways that make the competition irrelevant.

We create a unique experience for our team members.

EOE/AA Employer. Applications confidential.

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