Career Resources - Land Use & Planning

Common Job Duties

Develop comprehensive plans and programs for use of land and physical facilities of jurisdictions, such as towns, cities, counties, and metropolitan areas. Prepare studies for proposed land use projects. Gather, compile, and analyze data. Develop land use and planning models or simulations.

Career Options

  • Building, Planning, and Zoning Director
  • City Planner
  • Community Development Director
  • Conservation Planner
  • Consultant
  • Environmental Planner
  • Land Steward
  • Land Use Planner
  • Natural Resource Planner
  • Transit Planning Director
  • Watershed Planner/Manager

Potential Employers

American Planning Association
Cannon Associates
Envicom Corporation
Environmental Science Associates
Gannett Fleming
Land Trust Alliance
Michael Baker Corporation
National Complete Streets Coalition
Parsons Brinckerhoff
PCR Services Corporation
Pioneer Valley Planning Commission
Resource Recycling Systems
URS Corporation
Wilbur Smith Associates

Internship and Learning Pathway Resources

Learning Pathways - Land Use & Planning

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