The City of Hoboken is seeking a coordinator to manage its green infrastructure assets and urban tree canopy. The City of Hoboken is a one square-mile city of 53,000 residents along the Hudson River. Hoboken is vulnerable to two interconnected types of flooding: stormwater flooding from heavy rain events and coastal flooding from storm surge or exceptionally high tides. Hoboken is >90% impervious and relies on an aging combined sewer system for stormwater management that is over capacity, resulting in localized flooding and combined sewer overflow events. Green infrastructure and shade trees are key components of the City’s efforts to mitigate stormwater flooding, and improve water quality and public health.
The Department of Planning & Economic Development seeks an Assistant Planner. Working under the general supervision of the Director of Planning & Economic Development and as a member of a small planning team, the Assistant Planner position offers an opportunity to build skills in a wide variety of areas. The Assistant Planner will help provide support for short- and long-range planning efforts, including review of development applications, grants and other funding opportunities, zoning and land use studies, and general support to Village advisory bodies and staff.
Harbor Consultants, Inc. is seeking a full-time Senior Planner starting immediately. We are located just off of exit 137 on the Garden State Parkway in Cranford, NJ. Our firm represents a number of municipal clients in Central and North Jersey, as well as, private clients. The candidate’s responsibilities will employ comprehensive planning skills to complete mapping, redevelopment reports, site research, zoning reviews, affordable housing studies, and a number of other tasks.
Caldwell & Associates, LLC, is seeking an associate planner to work at its offices in Newton, NJ. An excellent opportunity for a licensed professional planner in NJ with municipal and/or private development related experience. A minimum of three (3) years of experience and a Master’s in Planning is preferred. Competitive salary, flexible hours and part-time work from home also offered. Excellent writing and presentation skills necessary.
CME Associates seeks highly motivated individuals to fill Mid to Senior level Planning positions in the Howell, NJ office. Specific tasks include master plans, zoning, affordable housing, land use planning and professional testimony, urban design, and redevelopment for private and municipal clients. Candidate should be knowledgeable with New Jersey Environmental and Planning statutes.
Maser Consulting is seeking an experienced Planner proficient with the New York State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) process to act as a key liaison and project manager. The successful candidate will be a strong critical thinker with solid communication skills who can successfully work with private developers and shepherd projects through municipal and state review and approval processes.
Under direction, the successful candidate will perform a variety of municipal professional planning activities including: site plan and subdivision reviews, pre-submission/concept meetings with applicants, report writing, data collection, research, field studies, site investigations and expert testimony before Boards and public presentations; drafting of zoning ordinance amendments and other legislation, Master Plan updates, neighborhood planning studies, and preparation of maps, graphs and charts related to the functions of land use, transportation, housing, open space and general planning. Must possess knowledge of the Municipal Land Use Law (MLUL) and the New Jersey Local Redevelopment & Housing Law (LRHL); as well as knowledge of statutory deadlines for review of Board applications; and knowledge of the statutory notice requirements of zoning variances, “area of need of redevelopment” and/or “area in need of rehabilitation” hearings and redevelopment plans.