HNTB Senior Planner in Madison, Wisconsin
What We're Looking For
Join HNTB's Planning Group in Wisconsin and help us deliver large and innovative transportation projects for our clients in Wisconsin and beyond.
The senior planner directs the technical production of planning assignments and teams. Coordinates with project manager, project designer and other disciplines on multiple large scale and complex transportation planning projects to ensure that the client's technical requirements of projects are fully met. May serve as a Project Manager on a limited basis for select medium and large scale projects. Regular task assignee on multiple projects.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Lead various transportation projects and studies for roadway, transit and rail systems
Complete environmental documents and oversee NEPA processes
Prepare and oversee technical reports and planning documents
Prepare scopes, schedules and budgets
Facilitate public engagement activities
Coordinate with local, state and federal government agencies
Help advance projects through the transportation project development process
Coordinate with clients and work with multiple disciplines
Mentors staff and helps with career development
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
Master's degree in Urban Planning or related field.
American Institute of Certified Planner (AICP), Professional Engineer (PE) or Professional Transportation Planner (PTP).
Demonstrates strong analytical, writing and communication skills.
Has pride in completing quality work and a strong desire to meet the needs of clients.
What You'll Need
Under minimal direction, performs a variety of more highly complex professional planning, environmental planning, landscape architecture and urban design project responsibilities, and leads technical tasks.
Writes and/or reviews major sections of and leads production of plans, studies, reports, and environmental documents for projects. Coordinates and synthesizes the contributions of others.
Leads, prepares, and reviews graphics, technical reports, work plans, scopes of work, fee proposals, and responses to Request for Proposals for projects. Prepares and reviews budgets, invoicing, and billing.
Leads public and stakeholder engagement and presents information to the community.
Provides guidance and mentors staff.
Leads coordination with clients, sub-consultants, and in-house personnel on a regular basis to complete assigned tasks.
Recommends process and system improvements that result in greater efficiencies, enhanced capacities, and improved service delivery.
Supports department managers and office leadership with strategic planning, staffing/training, and other special projects.
May serve as project manager or task lead.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, Geography, or related field and 10 years related experience
Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, Geography, or related field and 9 yrs of relevant experience
Provides consultation on research approaches, evaluation methodologies, and conclusions to make recommendations to less experienced staff or clients.
Oversees the preparation of reports and provides consultation on structure and content, including conducting quality reviews. Presents and defends reports to audiences.
Manages client meetings and oversees preparation or meeting materials without oversight from others.
Ensures accountability by holding oneself and others responsible to meet project deliverables and other commitments.
Shows action oriented by taking on tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Leads with courage by stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said.
Makes quality and timely decisions that keep projects moving forward.
Directs work, delegates, and removes obstacles to get work done.
Creates a work plan with benchmarks to reach the overall goal.
Interprets key financial indicators and addresses issues when needed to achieve the project financial goals.
Cultivates innovation by creating new and better ways to deliver a successful project.
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