If you have a passion for creating healthy communities and want to be surrounded by others who are dedicated to our mission, Alta may be the place for you. Use the links below to apply for a position.

If you are having problems, contact HR@altaplanning.com.

Careers at Alta

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Career Positions Available
Location

GIS Specialist (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a GIS Specialist to join our team of planners, engineers and designers in our Oakland office. This position is responsible for contributing to the production of high-quality geodata, maps, reports and other deliverables in support of Alta’s projects, which include bicycle, pedestrian and active transportation plans, complete streets studies, […]

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CA, Oakland, CA

Web Developer (Seattle, Durham, Los Angeles or Portland)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Web Developer to join our graphics team. This position can be based out of our Portland, Seattle, Los Angeles or Durham offices – it’s your choice. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced web developer to work closely with Alta’s team of skilled planners, engineers, landscape designers […]

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Durham, NC, Los Angeles, CA, Portland, OR, Seattle, WA

IT Helpdesk Technician (Portland, OR)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an IT Helpdesk Technician for our Portland location. This is a unique opportunity for an IT tech to gain additional experience with desktop and telephony system maintenance, while being a key contributor to Alta’s growth and success. You’ll work with our team of talented IT professionals, contributing to the […]

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Portland, OR

Designer (San Diego)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a design professional in the field of landscape architecture for our San Diego office. This is a unique opportunity for a design professional to take a key role working on high-profile active transportation projects in the Southern California region. You’ll contribute to the production of high-quality, accurate and complete […]

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CA, San Diego, CA

Senior Planning Associate (Sacramento, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a planning professional to lead our Sacramento office. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced planning professional to take a leadership role working on high-profile active transportation projects in the Northern California region. You’ll guide and mentor our team of talented professionals, helping them grow as professionals, helping […]

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Sacramento

Group Leader, Planning & Programs (Los Angeles, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Group Leader for our expanding Planning team in our downtown Los Angeles office. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced planning professional to take a leadership role working on high-profile active transportation projects in the dynamic LA region. Our current projects include bicycle, pedestrian and active transportation […]

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Los Angeles, CA

Senior Associate (Chicago, IL)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Office Manager/Senior Associate on a principal-track for our expanding Chicago office. This is an unique opportunity for an experienced planning, landscape architecture or engineering professional to take a principal-track leadership role working on high-profile active transportation projects in this dynamic region, which includes five offices. As Manager, you […]

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Chicago

Designer, Level I (Vancouver, BC)

You have an interest in active living and non-motorized transportation and looking for an opportunity to use your design skills in support of that interest. You are able to work independently and efficiently on multiple projects to meet tight deadlines, yet work as part of the design team and provide support to senior designers in […]

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Vancouver BC

Senior Engineer (Durham, NC)

You have an interest and knowledge of active transportation – you’re the type who enjoys commuting by bike, even when it’s raining, or thinks taking the bus to work is the perfect way to catch up on your reading. You have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and have worked in transportation and/or […]

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Durham, NC

Engineer, Level 2 (Atlanta, GA)

Alta Planning + Design, Inc. is an international consulting firm with a mission to create active communities where bicycling and walking are safe, healthy, fun, and normal daily activities. We specialize in bicycle, pedestrian, trail, park, greenway, and roadway planning, design, and implementation in addition to outreach and education programs. OVERVIEW This position is responsible […]

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Atlanta, GA
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.