Job Information

Actalent Land Planner in Woodbridge, Virginia

One of our clients that perform Land Development Engineering, Land Planning, and Land Surveying have recently been awarded several new projects over the last months and have a massive backlog of work. As a result, they are looking to add a Land Planner (Planner I) to the team.


What does a Land Planner do? A land planner develops blueprints for land development. It’s their job to analyze recently acquired rural and urban land to ensure that all land use plans are safe, efficient, and environmentally-friendly. As a land planner, your duties include creating development proposals, processing zoning permits, and mapping out land use logistics. A land planner works closely with land developers, government officials, and community members. Typically, Land Planners will have a degree in a related field (Environmental, Civil Engineering, or Urban Planning) and work experience working with Land Developers.


-Preparation of feasibility studies, code analysis, planting plans, conceptual layouts, graphic presentations materials, landscape designs, miscellaneous research related to new or potential residential and commercial projects. These design components will be completed utilizing a current version of AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp, and other software required to perform the position duties.

-Assist in preparation of entitlement plans and design guidelines

-Assist in Preparation of graphic exhibits, site plan illustrative, and 3D visualization work

-Assist the engineering department to include the preparation of landscape plans, arborist or tree preservation plans, other items that may be deemed pertinent

Job Breakdown:

25% Designing

75% Drafting


-Strong proficiency with AutoCAD

-1-5+ years of experience in Landscape Design or Urban Planning

-1+ years of professional experience using AutoCAD to produce construction documents.

-Proficient in graphics programs such as InDesign, SketchUp, and photoshop

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.