21 days old

Aviation Planner

Houston, TX 77002
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Job Description:

Parsons is the premier choice for world-class aviation design, engineering, and construction services. More than 450 airports in 40 countries have counted on us to plan, construct, enhance, and sustain their landside and airside infrastructure-totaling more than $175 billion in construction value. We have worked on some of the largest International airports around the world!

Ready to put your Aviation Project Planning expertise to work on an Airport Terminal project at IAH Airport in Houston? Parsons is now hiring an experienced Project Planner with the following skills sets below:

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your planning knowledge and engineering techniques will propel your career forward. We need our Project Planners at this level to apply diverse and intensive proficiency in the use of technical theories, practices, and company policies. In this role, you will provide technical direction to a team of urban/environmental planning professionals and technicians on a large project, or on several smaller projects or studies, involving the development of plans for the utilization of land and physical facilities of cities, counties, and metropolitan areas. Our planners are responsible for the technical excellence of the tasks and analyses performed, regulatory compliance, and for on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations.


  • Experience managing airport master plans, review and development
  • Plans, directs, and supervises urban/environmental planning projects of large scope and complexity.
  • Serves as a technical leader and as a recognized expert in the field of practice.
  • Reviews work produced by those assigned to ensure that all applicable policies, procedures, and regulations are followed, that current techniques are utilized, and that quality is acceptable.
  • Confers with local authorities, civic leaders, social scientists, and land planning and development specialists to devise and recommend arrangements of land and physical facilities for residential, commercial, transportation, industrial, and community uses.
  • Provides advice and counsel regarding regulatory compliance issues. Serves as key contact for major clients. May serve on technical review boards, committees, and panels for projects which will have a major impact on a community or urban area.
  • Reviews and evaluates environmental impact reports and recommends changes to the overall project plan as appropriate.
  • Reviews and evaluates Reuse and Redevelopment Master Plans and recommends changes as appropriate.
  • Maintains active membership in appropriate professional organizations and societies. Represents the Company at conferences, seminars, meetings, etc.
    Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate


Bachelor's degree in Urban/Environmental Planning or related field
15+ years of related work experience

FAA Coordination experience
Certified Planner Certification is preferred at this level

Expert knowledge of urban/environmental planning practices and procedures
Proficiency in utilizing PC and various software packages typically used in urban/environmental planning assignments is required
Also requires excellent written and oral communication skills
Thorough understanding of local statutes and environmental rules and regulations

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.


Posted: 2021-09-27 Expires: 2021-11-14

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Aviation Planner

Parsons Corporation
Houston, TX 77002

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