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Senior Planner - SSFM International, Inc.

Description/Typical Duties Responsibilities:
  • Serves as Project Planner for Environmental and Land Use Planning. Perform research, site visits, data collection, alternative development and comparison, make recommendations, and report writing. Ability to manage multiple, complex projects, contract administration, project activities and schedule. Requires experience with Federal, State, and County agencies and procedures. Understands legal foundations of planning, environmental process, NEPA, c343, and the land use control system in Hawaii and permitting processes. Prepare reports, regulatory compliance, data analysis, environmental impact studies, and develop/implementation plan. Coordinate and manage public meetings with government agencies, developers, and public and special interest groups. Should be skilled at incorporating latest economic and legal issues involving zoning codes, building codes, transportation and environmental regulations. Some travel required. Other duties assigned.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Master Degree in Urban and Regional Planning or closely associated field of study and six years of experience, or eight plus years of progressive urban and regional planning experience.
  • AICP certification preferred.
  • Participation in professional organizations such as APA.

To Apply:

Eligible and interested applicants should apply on-line at Include your resume and cover letter listing salary expectations.

SSFM International, Inc. does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor.

Cardno is seeking a NEPA Planner in their Honolulu, HI office.

For additional information and how to apply click here.

The City and County of Honolulu is currently seeking a City Planner/Urban Designer.

PLANNER V - General City/Urban Planning (SR-24). Responsible for planning activities and urban design at the community level in support of the General Plan and Development Plans, urban design, and transit-oriented development.

For additional information and requirements please see the full job description here.

Belt Collins Hawaii is currently seeking a Sr. Planner for our Honolulu office.

The Sr. Planner works with both public and private sector clients in obtaining entitlements, processing zoning changes, and coordinating development reviews. Manages planning projects and prepares related documents including applications, permit forms and environmental reviews. Prepare (research and write) and format technical and feasibility reports up to the final submittal stage and assist with compiling the draft and final reports; direct and review the preparation of reports and records by Planning Department staff. Coordinate with local planning and regulatory agencies to understand requirements community concerns and development plans. Prepare Environmental Assessments and Environmental Impact Statements based on HRS Chapter 343 or NEPA. Apply professional competence with specialized knowledge of land use planning, community planning, and facility planning. Bachelors degree required. Masters degree in Urban/Regional Planning or related field, preferred. Certification from the American Institute of Certified Planners preferred.

For additional information and requirements please check out the full job description at

Interested parties should send a resume with the position title in the subject line to

Belt Collins is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer

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