Entry Level Transportation Planner

Posted Date 3 months ago(3/22/2022 12:49 PM)
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# of Openings
Job Location
US-CA-Rancho Cordova
Relocation Assistance
Service Line

Job Description

Dewberry is currently seeking an Entry Level Planner to join our Transportation department in our Rancho Cordova, CA office to work on a variety of projects for clients. The Entry Level Planner will provide planning support for our local agency clients on a variety of transportation planning activities including competitive grant applications.


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.



Qualified candidates must have the ability to manage and coordinate assignments with a multi-disciplinary team. Candidates in this position will:

  • Assist with the development and preparation of planning document related to transportation planning
  • Assist with competitive grant applications
  • Be proficient with ArcGIS and prepare GIS maps to support planning projects and grants
  • Conduct research and data collection necessary for planning level analysis Provide administrative staff augmentation for local agency clients with Senior staff support (Engineering and Planning related work)
  • Assist with community outreach ranging from in person events to online content such as project surveys


Required Skills & Required Experience

  • Possess a BS Degree in Environmental Planning, Urban Planning, or related field.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be able to work in a team environment.

Must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record and ability to pass a driving record background check.


*In accordance with applicable Executive Order 14042 and related requirements, all prospective hires for this position, performing work for the federal government, will be required to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19, or qualify for an exemption to this vaccination requirement. Such proof of vaccination, or written request for exemption, will be required, following receipt of written offer.


*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.


*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


*Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.



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