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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Career Positions Available
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Project Coordinator (Los Angeles, CA)

You are seeking to support a mission-based organization that has a positive impact on your community and the environment. You have a passion for active living, whether through weekend walks, commuting by bike or transit, or exploring the built environments that surround us. You have at least three (3) years of experience in a Project […]

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CA, Los Angeles, CA

Planner or Designer, Level II (Troy, NY)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an entry-level Planner or Designer for our Troy, NY office. The ideal candidate will have at least one (1) year of experience as a Planner or Designer, a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning and/or Urban Design or Landscape Architecture, and a basic understanding, and interest, in the field of active, […]

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Troy, NY

Planning Associate (San Jose, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a planning professional for our San Jose 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 Silicon Valley region. Our projects include bicycle, pedestrian and active transportation plans, complete streets studies, Safe Routes […]

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CA, San Jose

Designer, Level II (Seattle, WA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Designer II to join the Seattle team. This is a unique opportunity for a professional in the field of Landscape Architecture to work on high-profile active transportation projects in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest. We specialize in bicycle, pedestrian, trail, park, greenway, and roadway planning, design, and implementation […]

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Seattle, WA

Planner, Level I (Ottawa, Ontario)

Alta Planning + Design, Canada (APDC) is seeking a planning professional in the field of transportation planning for our Ottawa office. This is a unique opportunity for a planning professional to take a key role working on high-profile active transportation projects in Canada. You’ll contribute to the production of high-quality, accurate and complete plans, reports […]

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Canada, Ottawa

Group Leader, Planning or Design (San Diego, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an experienced professional in Planning, Engineering or Landscape Architecture to lead our San Diego office. This is a unique opportunity for a seasoned project and people manager to take a principal-track leadership role working on high-profile active transportation projects throughout the Southern California region. As Group Leader, you’ll guide […]

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San Diego, CA

TDM and Programs Specialist (Portland, OR)

If you are passionate about creating programs that help people bike, walk, and use transit more often, this position is for you. As a TDM (Transportation Demand Management) and Programs Specialist, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and evaluating active transportation and TDM programs. The types of programs you manage may include, but are […]

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Portland, OR

Design Studio Lead (Dallas, TX)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a Senior Designer or Senior Engineer with a background in Landscape Architecture or Engineering to serve as head of our Texas Design Studio to compliment our existing Dallas office. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced landscape architecture or engineering professional to take a principal-track leadership role working […]

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Dallas, TX

Senior Planner (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a senior planning professional in the field of transportation planning to join our team of planners, engineers and designers in our Oakland office. This. This is a unique opportunity for a planning professional to take a key role working on high-profile active transportation projects in the Bay area and […]

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Oakland, CA

Engineer, Level II (Oakland, CA)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Engineer, Level II for its Oakland, CA office. This entry level engineer contributes to the production of high-quality reports and analyses, and produces high-quality, accurate and complete design drawings, cost estimates and other project deliverables. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and at […]

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CA, Oakland, 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.