Senior Planner – Salt Lake City

Logan Simpson, a growing multi-discipline, environmental planning and design firm, is looking for a Senior Planner to work in our Salt Lake City, Utah office.

This position will be responsible for providing planning consultant services to municipalities throughout Utah, Idaho, and Colorado. Responsibilities include communication with clients and agencies including presentations to city councils, planning commissions, etc.; developing comprehensive/general plans, studies, and reports; ordinances; design guidelines and manuals; coordination of public outreach activities; and related duties as required. This position will also research planning issues, and collect relevant data for public sector and transit-oriented development projects.  

Must have proven experience conducting public meetings and working with stakeholders, and have working experience with comprehensive and general plans, design guidelines, and with vision documents and processes. Master planning experience, and social media and website development is also highly desired. Candidates must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and possess strong communication skills. Additionally, candidates must have a positive attitude and open mind towards involvement on a wide range of project types.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Planning, Urban Design, Landscape Architecture, or closely related field
  • 7-12 years of relevant consulting or agency experience
  • Proficiency in GIS, Microsoft Office, and Adobe Suite
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail and quality control

Logan Simpson offers a comprehensive benefit package and a competitive salary.  If interested, please apply online at and attach a resume and a cover letter, including salary requirements.

Logan Simpson is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer