Urban Planner Student Intern

  • Posted on December 22, 2021
  • Location: New Orleans, LA


Posted under: Administration, Engineering

What does this job entail?

The Urban Planner Student Intern will provide support in the development of master plans in South Louisiana. Support services will entail developing maps and graphics, as well as providing thoughtful critique of the master plans. Through the course of the internship, the Urban Planner Student Intern will have the opportunity to collect data and feedback at public meetings, collect and prepare data for community outreach, and research funding sources for municipalities. The Urban Planner Student Intern will be a champion and leader of our company core values, while maintaining internal and external customer engagement and satisfaction.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Developing Flood Resilience Analyses
  • Analysis of plans and ordinances
  • Investigating the overlapping of land use decisions with social vulnerability
  • Collaborating with GIS members to support in the visualization of flood resilience and vulnerability

Am I qualified for this position?

  • Currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Urban Planning or related field
  • Basic understanding of planning principles with knowledge relating to land use
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, GIS, and Adobe Photoshop
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to excel in individual and team environments
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Why intern 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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