Planning Associate

White & Smith Planning and Law Group
Kansas City or Charleston (SC)

Description of Job / Position
White & Smith Planning and Law Group is seeking to fill an entry-level or mid-level Planning Associate position to assist in all areas of our work, focusing on code drafting, with expertise preferred in areas of graphics and illustrations.

Projects for our local government clients include full code updates, form-based codes, housing, growth management, impact and development fees, subdivision codes, military, and land use compatibility.

This is a full time position in our Kansas City office, with the possibility of working in our Charleston (SC) office.

Job Requirements
A willingness to travel occasionally and to take on new challenges in planning are musts. It’s important to be self-motivated, self-directed, and to work with a high degree of detail and excellence.

The ability to work independently without oversight is a must. An ability to work with government officials, staffs, private developers and landowners, and private sector partners is also important.

The ideal candidate will have between 2-4 years of code drafting experience in a jurisdiction or private firm. Salary dependent on qualifications.

Salary & Benefits
Salary dependent upon Qualifications. Full benefits, vacation/holidays.

How to Apply
Please e-mail your letter of interest, resume, references, and sample graphics/work/writing samples to Tyson Smith.