Phillips Preiss Grygiel Leheny Hughes LLC, a planning and real estate consulting firm based in Hoboken, has an opening for an entry-level planner. This “generalist” planner position will introduce the selected candidate to a wide range of projects throughout New Jersey and surrounding areas. The firm’s work covers a wide range of topics, including zoning, comprehensive planning, redevelopment, land use litigation support, market analysis, neighborhood planning and urban design. Candidates should be bright, flexible and hardworking, with good writing and GIS skills and the ability to handle multiple projects. A graduate degree in city, urban and/or regional planning is desired. Phillips Preiss is an equal opportunity employer.
The Planning Director is responsible for supervising the department and ensuring the effective and efficient delivery of all planning services to the County and municipalities, including rendering approval or denial on all cases presented to the County Planning Commission. Responsibilities include ensuring technical reviews of development plans, in addition to other current planning activities including, but not limited to, preparation of staff reports, assisting with updating the comprehensive plan and improving zoning and development regulations. This position will also work with various boards, commissions, and community groups as needed.