RS&H, whose tradition began in 1941, is a facilities and infrastructure consulting firm whose client-centered program structure provides value-added solutions to clients around the world. Our firm is rapidly growing and is seeking innovative and forward thinking professionals at all levels to join our dynamic team.
RS&H’s success is due in large part to the hard work and dedication of its associates. We recognize and reward the efforts of our associates by providing them an array of professional development opportunities and comprehensive compensation and benefits plans.
RS&H, a leading national planning and design firm, has an opening for the position of Planning Studio Leader (Planner V) in the Chicago office. RS&H’s Chicago practice is seeking a motivated senior practitioner to lead the office’s community/urban and regional planning practice. Qualified candidates will have a degree in the field of urban planning or closely related field with 10 years’ experience or more in community planning, context sensitive solutions, and urban design. The position is expected to evolve into a Midwest planning practice leadership role for these services. It will report to the Great Lakes Planning Market Leader
The successful candidate will help develop a mid-west community planning practice with emphasis first in the Chicago region. We are committed to providing outstanding professional services and technical excellence. The successful candidate will be responsible for project management, personnel, production, business development and related tasks. Typical assignments include: land use planning, transit and TOD planning, site and development planning; context sensitive solutions, redevelopment planning feasibility and finance, environmental studies, water front planning, design guideline, comprehensive plans, corridor and downtown plans and related assignments. Duties include:
Project management and key professional resource in assigned market area.
Recruit, direct and supervise a professional technical group.
Operating and marketing budgets, goal setting, staffing, recruiting, project coordination and productivity necessary to provide high quality services.
Oversees all design, management and technical aspects of all projects within the group.
Coordinates with other office directors/leaders to ensure a consistent level of technical standards and applications among offices.
Bachelor’s degree in Planning. Master’s Degree Desired.
10+ years’ experience in successful project management and profitable practice building
LEED Accredited Professional is desirable.
Working knowledge of common technology and communication tools. Capability in specialized technology transportation or land use analysis or decision support tools a plus.
When applying to this position, please include your salary requirements on your cover letter or resume. RS&H offers a competitive benefits and compensation package.
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RS&H is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AAP/M/F/D/V
RS&H - 14 months ago