Senior Planner

Job Information

Job Category

Environmental, Land Use

Company Name

University of California, Santa Barbara Office of Campus Planning and Design

Position Level


Job Description

The University is seeking a Senior Planner with strong writing and analytical skills to analyze project impacts and prepare, or supervise the preparation of, appropriate CEQA and Coastal Act documentation supporting campus development projects. The Senior Planner, in collaboration with, and in support of others, implements the Regents' certified campus Long Range Development Plan (LRDP) to approve, permit, and gain entitlements for all campus capital development projects.  Qualified candidates must possess knowledge of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the California Coastal Act, and must have experience with other regulatory agencies such as the Army Corps of Engineers, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, and Regional Water Quality Control Board.

Required Skills / Experience / Education

Graduation from college with major work in environmental studies or sciences and/or city and environmental planning, and 4-6 years of professional experience in planning.  A Master's degree in city or environmental planning at a recognized planning school is highly desired. Strong, analytical, written, verbal, organization, and interpersonal communication skills and working experience with MS Office are required. Graphic skills - GIS and or Adobe highly desired.

US Citizenship Required?


Will security clearance be required?


Salary Range

$90,000 - $112,700

Other Benefits

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Application review begins 8/30/23. Apply online at Job # 57462

Job Start Date


Position Type

Permanent Full-Time



Primary Language Required



Educational Institution

Job Location

Location Address

University of California, Santa Barbara
1325 Cheadle Hall
Santa Barbara, California

Contact Information

Hiring Contact Name

Shari Hammond


[email protected]

Phone Number

(805) 893-3796