Senior Urban Planner


Senior Urban Planner

Position Type:

Position Description:

Genesis has an immediate opening for a Senior Planner in our growing downtown Tampa, Florida office. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the growth and development of Planning and Entitlement services for our Tampa Division. The position includes assisting private and public sector clients in navigating Municipal and Regulatory requirements for varied types of development and redevelopment in Hillsborough and surrounding counties. Services include private consultation, due diligence, meetings with regulatory staff, client project representation in meetings and presentations before various public venues and boards. The Genesis team consisting of planners, engineers, landscape architects, GIS specialists, and technical and administrative staff will supply extensive support for this position.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Urban/Regional Planning, City Planning, or related degree
  • Minimum ten (10) years' experience in land planning and entitlements, including zoning and comprehensive plan amendments for private and public sector projects of which at least three (3) years of experience includes work in Tampa Bay region
  • AICP certification desired (or the ability to obtain within 12 months)
  • Experience in the preparation of proposals, budgets, schedules and public presentations
  • Experience working in a team environment with multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of and ability  to apply urban and land planning principles, practices and theories
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, GIS, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup and other graphic software programs
  • Familiarity with and ability to research land development codes, Comprehensive Plans, and regulations
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


Submit Your Resume to Genesis:

By Mail:
Attn: Human Resources
1000 N. Ashley Dr., Suite 900
Tampa , FL 33602

Genesis offers competitive salaries and an expansive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Disability, Life, and Vision insurance as well as a 401(k) plan, a flexible paid time off program, and an employee-friendly workplace. Genesis is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/V/D