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.

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Careers at Alta

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Planning Intern (Sacramento, CA)

Alta Planning + Design, Inc. is an international, multidisciplinary active transportation consulting firm with a mission to create active communities. We specialize in creating communities that enhance a person’s ability and comfort to walk, bike, and use transit. Our key areas of focus are centered around moving and connecting people, neighborhoods, communities, and businesses through […]

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Sacramento

Engineering Associate (Portland, OR)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an engineering professional in the field of transportation engineering for our Portland office. This is a unique opportunity for an engineering professional to take a key role working on high-profile active transportation projects in the Northwest and across the US. You’ll nurture and grow client and industry partner relationships […]

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Portland, OR

Senior Designer (Los Angeles, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a design professional in the field of landscape architecture for our Los Angeles 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 develop cost estimates and design details for construction documents, […]

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Los Angeles, CA

Design Intern (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design, Inc. is seeking a Design Intern for its Oakland office. The selected candidate should be a current student in Landscape Architecture, Urban Design or related discipline who has excellent graphic (digital and hand), writing and organizational skills, and an interest in field of active transportation. The Design Intern will produce work associated […]

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Oakland, CA

Designer II (Oakland, CA)

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

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CA, Oakland, CA

Senior Planning Project Manager (San Diego, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a planning professional to manage several high-visibility projects out of the San Diego office. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced planning professional to take a leadership role working on high-profile active transportation and planning projects in the Southern California region. You’ll guide and mentor our team of […]

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San Diego, CA

Safe Routes to School Planning + Programs Specialist (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Safe Route to School Planning and Programs Specialist in our Oakland office. Our current SRTS project workload includes education and encouragement programs, safety campaigns, evaluation studies, suggested route mapping, and engineering assessments for regional, county, local governments and school districts throughout California. You’ll manage multi-school programs, lead walk […]

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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

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
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.