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Logan Simpson Design Inc. PLANNER/CODE SPECIALIST in FORT COLLINS, Colorado

Guiding Responsible ChangeLogan Simpson's goal remains simple: to help guide responsible change.From the beginning, our founders were focused on balancing the protection ofnatural resources. Our brand and logo reflects the stewardship and balancebetween the natural and built environments, and draws inspiration fromstone, 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 ourdiverse, collaborative, and innovative Team. This position would belocated in our downtown Fort Collins, Colorado or Salt Lake City, Utahoffices, but we are open to a remote position located throughout theMountain WOur TeamThis ideal candidate will be responsible for guiding and influencing theplanning, design, and growth of some of the most desirable communitiesthroughout Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, New Mexico, and Arizona.We are seeking candidates who must be able to learn from and contribute to ourintegrated internal culture; take the opportunity to learn new techniquesand skills, while bringing new tools and ideas to the table.Duties and responsibilities will include, under general supervision,perform code and policy research, review assessments; create supportinggraphics; coordinate, monitor, and summarize outreach activities; andperform related duties as required. Occasional evening meetings and publicevents should be anticipated, along with possible out-of-state travel tovisit project sites, and for public events and meetings. Self-starters withan eye for detail, a dedication to accuracy, and a passion for not justincorporating best practices, but identifying and testing new ideas,practices, and technologies, are encouraged to apply.Position Requirements: Three+ years of experience at a design or planning consulting firm orin a municipal planning department. Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Urban Design, Planning,Landscape Architecture, or related field Advanced knowledge of land use, zoning, and subdivision regulations. Experience in development review, entitlement, and approval processes. Strong technical writing skills, including the ability to convertdesign ideas into policy, and the ability to explain policy in accessibleterms Ability to identify graphics needed to convey policy standards. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Strong verbal communication skills, with strong interpersonal andpublic speaking skills. Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment,multitask, and adjust to daily changes in priorities to meet deadlines. Desire to work independently, yet collaboratively in a team environment. Enthusiastic and self-motivated, with a willingness to expandknowledge base and problem-solving on a wide range of projects in a wide rangeof topographies.Preferred Skills: Master's degree in Architecture, Urban Design, Planning,Landscape Architecture, or related field. Ability to analyze current ordinances and codes for currentapplicability, and alignment with updated municipal plans, documents,best practices, and new technologies. Knowledge of building and construction and/or code enforcement. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud, especially InDesign(Photoshop, Illustrator a plus).Proficiency in AutoCAD with exampleproducts of graphics. Experience in permitting and renewable energy.Compensation:Logan Simpson offers full- and part-time staff members a competitive salary of$45,000 - $70,000 (DOE), and a comprehensive benefits package.Benefits include: subsidized medical and dental plans, firm-paidLife/ADandD, and Long-Term Disability coverage, and a 401(k) with afirm match! Additional benefits include, paid time off starting at 16 daysoff per year, paid holidays, paid Costco memberships, paid parking,and a reimbursement for transit costs, along with internal development andgrowIf interested, please apply online athttp://logansimpson.com/about/careers/, and attach a resume anda cover letter that includes s

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