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Careers at Alta

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Planner II (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Planner II at our Oakland, CA location. This position is responsible for contributing to the production of high-quality materials, reports and other deliverables in of project objectives. Applicants for this position should have a Bachelor’s degree in in planning or a related field of study and one (1) or more years of experience in a consulting environment or public entity.

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Design Associate (Portland, OR)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Design Associate for their Portland location. In this role, you will be responsible for supporting and maintaining client and partner relationships and ensuring successful project delivery. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture or related field of study, and eight (8) or more years of experience in a consluding environment or public entity. Applicants should also have three (3) or more years of experience as a project manager who has managed staff.

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Design Associate (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Design Associate for their Oakland, CA location. This position is responsible for supporting and maintaining client and partner relationships and ensuring successful project delivery. This position requires a Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture or related field of study. Applicants should have experience managing large projects for both private and public clients.

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Engineer II (Bentonville, AR)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Engineer II for their Bentonville, AR location. This position will be responsible for contributing to the production of high-quality materials, reports and other deliverables in support of project objectives. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and at least one year of experience as a Civil or Transportation Engineer in a consulting environment or public entity.

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Senior Engineer (East Coast Locations)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Senior Engineer. This position can be based out of any of the following locations: Durham, Greenville, Davidson, Chicago, Troy, Atlanta, St. Louis, Cambridge, Hamden, Baltimore, or Bentonville. The essential priorities of this exempt, salaried position are to enhance Alta’s reputation as a trusted advisor and expert and to produce high-quality, accurate and complete design drawings, cost estimates and other project deliverables. Applicants for this position should have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and five (5) or more years of experience as a Transportation Engineer in a consulting environment or public entity.

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Engineer I (Durham, NC)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Engineer I for their Durham, NC location. The essential priorities of this exempt, salaried position are to contribute to the production of high quality reports and analyses, produce high quality, accurate and complete designs, and assist Project Managers in the development of project deliverables. To be considered for this position, you must have a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and three (3) or more years of experience as a Civil or Transportation engineer in a consulting environment or public entity.

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Engineering Associate (East Coast Locations)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Engineering Associate. This position can be based out of any of the following locations: Durham, Greenville, Davidson, Chicago, Troy, Atlanta, St. Louis, Cambridge, Hamden, Baltimore, or Bentonville. The essential priorities of this exempt, salaried position are to enhance Alta’s reputation as a trusted advisor and expert and to produce high-quality, accurate and complete design drawings, cost estimates and other project deliverables. Applicants for this position should have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and eight (8) or more years of experience as a Transportation Engineer in a consulting environment or public entity.

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Alta is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Alta Planning + Design, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants. It is our policy that decisions involving people are made on the basis of job-related criteria, independent of an individual’s gender, race, color, national origin, age, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability for which reasonable accommodation is available, and any other status protected by law. This includes decisions involving hiring, job placement, transfer, promotion, compensation, benefits, training and company-sponsored programs. Alta Planning + Design maintains formal employment policies, available on online and by request.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to all inquiries on applicants’ statuses.

Affirmative Action Plan

Alta Planning + Design, Inc. is a federal contractor subject to affirmative action regulations requiring written Affirmative Action Plans (AAP's) for minorities and women, and for covered veterans and individuals with disabilities. We worked intensively with a local firm who specializes in Affirmative Action Plans to develop a program for our company that will not only satisfy our federal obligations, but will be a living document. This means the plan is integrated into our recruiting and evaluation procedures, and is revisited often in order to ensure we're doing everything we can to embrace and promote diversity within our company.