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Job Announcements (updated 4/29/2016)

SSFM is seeking a Senior Planner.

Do you enjoy a challenge? Are you passionate about making Hawai‘i a better place to live? Do you enjoy working with different communities? Are you able to apply your skills towards creative problem solving?

SSFM International Inc. currently has openings for a senior position in its Planning Group. Over the past ten years, our planners have worked on a wide range of public policy problems and issues on behalf of public and private clients. We are leaders in Complete Streets in Hawaii, which applies multiple disciplines working together towards making safer and more interesting public spaces which can inspire nearby properties to develop in a lively and interesting manner.

Our ideal candidates would have several years of applied planning experience. You would like working as part of a team as well as be able to manage your own projects. You can create a work plan, schedule and budget and would have experience managing other planners and sub consultants. Excellent communication, writing, and presentation skills are essential. Your past experience would demonstrate actual accomplishments in community planning, transportation planning, and/or environmental compliance (NEPA and Chapter 343).

If this sounds like you, we would like to meet you and talk to you about joining our team. SSFM offers competitive salaries and benefits.

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The City and County of Honolulu Office of Council Services is seeking a Legislative Analyst.

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OahuMPO is seeking good candidates for an entry-level Planner position.

Responsible for the development and maintenance of the Transportation Improvement Program; maintains data bases and communicates with participating agencies regarding transportation data; monitors transportation system performance, collects data and analyzes; maintains the OahuMPO Data-Sharing Supplemental Agreement with its participating agencies and recommends updates as needed; monitors performance measures and targets and recommends updates as needed; maintains and implements the agency’s performance-based planning and programming process; works with the Senior Transportation Planner to complete the Congestion Management Process, as needed.

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Belt Collins Hawaii is seeking a Planning Intern for our Honolulu Office.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, support senior planners and/or project managers in producing documents, reports, graphics and materials for community outreach; compile data and conduct research in support of projects, attend community events as needed.

Must have excellent writing skills, the ability to analyze data and proficiency in MS Office including Word, Excel and Outlook. For additional information, please click here.

State of Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism is seeking a Planner VI.

Position Summary: Supervises and participates in a variety of major planning projects, or serves as planner-in-charge for a major planning study or project of the State's principal planning department and/or as overall coordinator of a major inter-agency planning activity.

This position is responsible for major planning projects affecting private and/or public activity throughout the State. Such responsibility includes planning, coordinating, and conducting such projects in accordance with general supervision, and basic administrative and policy guidelines. Public contact in obtaining cooperation and support is evident. May supervise a small staff of subordinate planners on a continuing basis and exercises significant administrative responsibility in work activity management and/or coordination.

How to Apply: Interested applicants please visit the following State of Hawaii website below. Type 'Planner VI' in search box to view job posting.

The State of Hawaii does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex (including gender identity or expression), religion, race, color, ancestry, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, arrest or court record, citizenship, genetic information or any other protected characteristics. The State of Hawaii is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable State and Federal laws relating to employment practices.

Kamehameha Schools has a job opening for a Senior Capital Program Manager.

The Senior Capital Program Manager will be responsible for the planning, management and implementation of a portfolio of Kamehameha Schools’ (KS) redevelopment and/or major repairs/capital improvement projects each year, including the development of portfolio strategies to leverage resources and create economies of scale, as well as individual project management plans/strategies, budgets, scopes of work, business cases, schedules and spending projections.

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HHF Planners is seeking a Facilities and Land Use Planner.

Position Summary: Project Planner for DOD facilities and land planning assignments, responsible for: the preparation of installation development plans, area development plans, and other facility and design studies. Land use design position requires skills in research, report writing, interaction with clients and technical experts, and land use design. Some travel is required.

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HHF Planners is seeking an Intern.

Position Summary: The intern will support professional planning staff in a wide variety of planning projects. Duties may include general research; data compilation and analysis; preparation of presentation materials and reports; participation in client and sub-consultant meetings; preparation of meeting records and other correspondence; and other duties as assigned.

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