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Entry-Level Community Planner

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11d ago

💼 Graduate Job


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  • You need a bachelor's degree in planning or related field, proficiency in GIS and Adobe CS, strong writing/graphic skills, experience in public/private sectors, and motivation for a career in community planning.
  • You will support senior staff, engage the public, develop plans, write reports, produce documents, create maps, coordinate with clients, and interact confidently with the public.

Graduate Job

Architecture & Urban PlanningJacksonville


  • Halff is seeking to hire an entry or mid-level Community Planner to join the Jacksonville, FL office. The ideal person for this position can thrive in a collaborative work environment with an interdisciplinary team of planners, landscape architects, and engineers on a variety of planning efforts.
  • The Halff Houston team is involved in exciting planning projects in Jacksonville and beyond ranging from comprehensive plans; parks, recreation, and trails planning; active transportation and mobility planning; corridor and special area planning; urban design and land planning; development codes; and more.


  • Bachelor’s degree in community/urban planning, landscape architecture, architecture, or a closely related field
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with computer programs (GIS, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office programs) and the ability to produce attractive maps, graphics, and written documents
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Up to 5 years of experience but recent graduates will also be considered
  • Experience in both the public and private sector
  • Well organized, detail oriented, and highly motivated
  • Strong writing and graphic skills

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities

Architecture & Urban Planning


  • The responsibilities of the Community Planner include support of senior staff projects, public engagement, plan development, report writing and document production, and the preparation of maps and graphics. The successful candidate can work on assigned tasks collaboratively or autonomously as conditions require, conduct research, and produce project deliverables, coordinate with client representatives, and confidently interact with the public.

Application process

  • Interested candidates who meet or exceed the above qualifications are invited to submit the following:
  • Letter of interest
  • Resume
  • Writing/graphic samples of recent work. If collaborative work is shown, credit team members and note your role where applicable


Work type

Full time

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  • Commensurate with experience. Halff Associates has a competitive pay and benefits package