Urban Planner Resume



Career Summary:


Highly-dynamic, dedicated and organized Urban Planner with over 8+ years of experience in reviewing site plans, inspecting proposals using GIS, and ensuring constructions according to the zoning coded/regulations. Adept at drawing graphical representations using AutoCAD, creating 3D models and coordinating with community/ government officials. Certified professional with strong interpersonal skills.

Summary of Skills:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of federal regulations related to real estate properties, bridges, roadways, and the relevant zoning codes

  • In-depth understanding of social and environmental impact of construction projects, and ability to ensure minimal harm

  • Adept at performing on-site inspection, attending community meetings with concerned officials, and other personnel to review development plans and suggest changes

  • Sound knowledge of planning procedures, and ability to create 3D models for clearly understanding of the project plans

  • Working knowledge of Geographical Information System (GIS), MS Office Suite, and AutoCAD to present accurate graphical sketches as needed

  • Capable of working in a fast paced dynamic environment by handling multiple tasks to meet deadlines

  • Team player with excellent organization and communication skills

Work Experience:


Urban Planner

Citi Trends Constructions Pvt. Ltd., Portsmouth, NH

November 2016 – Present

  • Complete and developing comprehensive plans for Strategic Planning Division that will assist, and guide in the city’s future development

  • Collaborating with the federal body accountable for real estate construction projects to help establish a new ordinance for the zoning regulations

  • Attending meetings with the Green Team to assist in the promotions of Green space and park-related matters for the state

  • Reviewing the site plans submitted by real estate developers, and suggesting required changes to reduce harm to environment

  • Collecting and analyzing data to help in figuring out the changes required in the proposals submitted by the builders

  • Assessing proposed site plans to ensure its conformance with regulation and codes regarding building and environment protection

  • Conducting site research and preparing various documented reports related to lease, zoning, RF and land use viability

Assistant Urban Planner

Crown Castle Services, Portsmouth, NH

May 2013 – October 2016

  • Assisted the project team to prepare complex graphical drawings and 2D models of the construction plans using relevant computerized software

  • Took responsibility to create graphical and narrative reports by gathering land use data, including maps overlaid with geographical variables such as population demographics,

  • Conducted various field investigations and surveys to analyze social or physical factors affecting land use

  • Coordinated with the real state clients to develop support materials related to zoning and other land use approval submitted to government

  • Researched and drafted accurate plan amendments for the assigned projects by following regulated codes and used software to create 2D designs

  • Analyzed and interpreted land data to define environmental conditions, community needs, emerging housing trends, and addressed zoning problems

  • Maintained land use and development data in the database by using GIS and assisted in preparing maps, graphical reports, and related documents

Internship:


Entry-level Urban Planner

AECOM Construction Agency, Portsmouth, NH

July 2010 – April 2013

  • Assisted in the review of real estate site plans by conforming with federal plans, codes and regulations

  • Collected a variety of statistical data to prepare accurate reports and graphical pie-charts on census information, land use, tax base data as well as occupancy rates

  • Coordinated with senior planners to work with community groups, government agencies, real estate developers, and concerned officials to get authorization for developing planned neighborhoods

  • Took responsibility to visit on-site locations to inspect land, and prepared a detailed report on development proposals to submit it to the government bodies

  • Attended monthly meetings along with the supervisor on a regular basis to make appropriate decisions regarding land use or potential projects

  • Interacted with public, neighborhood associations, real estate developers, and stakeholders to understand their suggestions for the use of land

  • Collaborated with real estate developers to develop 2D and 3D construction models

Education:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

    Southern New Hampshire University, Portland, NH

    2009

Certification:


  • Certified City Planner, 2014

Training:


  • Attended APA National Planning Conference in 2015

Reference:


On request.