Project Planner 

Employer: Apex Engineering, PLLC
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Tacoma, WA
Opening Date: 09/21/2017
Closing Date: Until Filled 

Job Description:

We are seeking a Project Planner proficient in land use policies, property research and permit entitlement for our Tacoma, Washington office. This is a full-time position with benefits. Pay will be based on individual qualifications and experience.  

Job Duties

  • Conduct background research, data collection, and analysis of general resource and land use topics;
  • Work under the general direction and supervisions of project managers, and principals throughout the company
  • Contribute to Apex's long standing professional reputation in land use planning, consulting and research;
  • Prepare reports related to land use research including; zoning, utilities, and permitting processes in various jurisdictions around Washington and Oregon.
  • Draft permit applications and coordinate complete submittal packages;
  • Willingness to learn and grow;
  • Travel as needed 


  • Bachelors' degree in planning, environmental science or a related field along with a minimum of four years of experience is required.
  • Ability to review and comprehend federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations in the Northwest.
  • Excellent organizational, oral, written, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Willingness to learn and grow into increased responsibilities.
  • Prepare a variety of studies, reports, and related information for decision-making purposes.
  • Researches planning information and concepts, land use, and legal issues relating to current and long-range planning matters and policy issues.
  • Ability to describe how a land use proposal conforms to established plans and ordinances.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with architects, contractors, developers, owners, supervisors, employees, and the ability to establish effective working relationships. 

How to Apply:

Send resume to Sarah Munn at

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