Senior Planner (H2M)

Looking for an energetic, creative workplace and a strong desire to make a difference in communities in an established Planning Department…

H2M architects + engineers, a multidiscipline architectural, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firm with offices in NY and NJ seeks a dynamic Senior Planner to join our Parsippany, NJ office. Join us and help make that difference!

Specific work type includes:

  • Master planning
  • Zoning amendments
  • Land use planning
  • Affordable housing
  • Urban design and conceptual plans
  • Redevelopment for private and municipal clients
  • Sustainable and resiliency planning
  • Professional testimony

Note: Telecommuting options

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs advanced professional work related to variety of planning assignments.
  • Manages complex planning studies, development applications and reviews consultant proposals.
  • Reviews and processes complex comprehensive plan amendments, rezoning, site plans
  • Prepares and develops responses to Request for Proposals. (RFP’s)
  • Adept at preparing and presenting technical reports/graphics to policy making bodies.
  • Conducts research and prepares statistical reports on land use, physical, social & economic issues.
  • Prepares planning studies and testimony for land development applications.
  • Schedules and conducts meetings with advisory boards and elected officials.
  • Supervises more junior planners within organization.
  • Experience in preparing redevelopment studies and plans.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning or closely related discipline from an accredited program.
  • 6 plus years of progressive responsibility in comprehensive planning.
  • Experience facilitating public meetings and preparing and presenting reports and proposals using verbal, written, and graphic presentation skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Working knowledge of Adobe Design Suite, GIS computer experience or similar is desired.
  • Must be a strong communicator that possess experience in structuring and facilitating community engagement processes.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills for facilitating relationships with elected/appointed officials or other decision-makers.
  • Creative problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • A strong-sense of teamwork.
  • New Jersey Professional Planning License (P.P.) required.
  • AICP Certification required.

our approach…
Since our early roots, our focus has remained steadfast: to provide quality service with sound judgment and to serve as an honest professional resource to our clients. With a dedicated, responsive staff and multiple service offerings under one roof, we blend “can-do” with “can-be,” developing real, workable solutions with a dose of innovation. Our diverse in-house expertise reduces the need for sub-consultants and ensures that our architects and engineers develop a comprehensive understanding of every project. Providing solutions to a wide variety of markets, H2M brings the combined expertise of architectural design and building systems engineering to make your project a reality.

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Deadline – 04/01/2020