ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNER – ARIZONA

Logan Simpson’s goal remains simple: to help guide responsible change. From the beginning, our founders were focused on protecting natural resources and advancing the wellbeing of our communities. Our brand and logo reflect the stewardship and balance between the natural and built environments, and draws inspiration from stone, water, and living things.

Logan Simpson is an award-winning, multidisciplinary planning, design, and environmental firm that is looking to add the right staff member to our diverse, collaborative, and innovative team. This position has flexibility to work from any of our Arizona offices in Tempe, Tucson, or Flagstaff.

We are seeking candidates who will learn from and contribute to our integrated internal culture, maximize the opportunity to learn new techniques and skills, and bring new tools and ideas to the table.

Position Responsibilities: 

This individual will support new and existing NEPA projects on public lands and communities throughout Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Utah, New Mexico, and other western states. This individual will assist with multi-disciplinary projects such as resource management plans, transportation, and renewable energy proposals for federal, state, and local land managers. Work will include researching and writing existing condition reports, mapping, coordinating project management activities, supporting public involvement activities, developing action plans, and performing other duties as required.

Occasional out-of-state travel to visit project sites and attend public outreach events should be anticipated. Self-starters with an eye for detail, a dedication to accuracy, and a passion for incorporating best practices and more importantly identifying and testing new planning ideas, practices, and technologies, are encouraged to apply.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Planning, Anthropology, Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Environmental Studies, or closely related field.
  • 2+ years of related Environmental Planning experience in a consulting or agency setting.
  • Strong writing skills associated with natural resources or National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
  • Knowledge of environmental planning focused on outdoor recreation, conservation, public land management, and federal regulations.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication, with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and quality control a must!
  • Ability to synthesize and present complex ideas through text and graphics.
  • Ability to multitask and be able to adjust to daily changes in priorities to meet deadlines.
  • Desire to work collaboratively in a fast-paced team environment.

Compensation:

This full-time position is paid on a salaried basis between $45,760 – $70,720 (DOE) annually.

Benefits and Perks:

Logan Simpson offers a comprehensive benefits package, which includes medical, dental and vision plans, firm-paid Life/AD&D, Long-Term Disability coverage, and a 401(k) with a firm match! Additional benefits include paid time off starting at 16 days off per year, paid holidays, paid Costco memberships, paid parking, and reimbursement for transit costs, along with a leadership development program, training opportunities, mentorship, and purpose-driven work. We also offer flexible work schedules and hybrid work arrangements.

If interested, please apply online at www.logansimpson.com/careers, and attach a resume and a cover letter that includes salary requirements.

Logan Simpson is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer

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