WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Assistant Planner - 2019 (ID# 39297) in Honolulu, Hawaii

Assistant Planner - 2019 (ID# 39297) Honolulu, HI

Category: Environmental Planning

Job Type: New Graduate

Minimum Experience: 0-1

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Join our Environmental Planning Team and work on local and regional transportation projects to help meet our client’s objectives and solve their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach; and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently seeking an exceptional candidate for an Entry-Level Environmental Planner for our Honolulu office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • General environmental planning support, including data collection, research, and documentation

  • Assist in analysis of geospatial, statistical, and operations data

  • Contribute to environmental feasibility studies, permitting strategies and other analyses

  • Support field work/research, alternatives screening analyses, environmental assessments, and community outreach for public clients

  • Assist planners and other staff in creating, editing, maintaining and analyzing datasets and geospatial data

  • Coordinate with other disciplines, including sustainability and water resources

  • Manage time and effort effectively on multiple projects

Job Requirements

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. WSP offers an outstanding Developing Professionals Network (DPN) program to engage and mentor staff into great planners and engineers. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Environmental Planning, Environmental Science or related field

  • Knowledge of environmental planning practices and policies

  • Good organizational skills, multi-tasking capabilities and attention to detail

  • Strong technical writing, analytical and oral communication skills

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and shift priorities

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Planning, Environmental Planning, Environmental Science or related field

  • Familiarity with GIS applications and tools

  • Experience with graphic design software

  • Environmental planning internship experience


WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.