Dyett & Bhatia – Planner

We are looking to fill two Planner positions. These will involve research and analysis; writing reports and plans; and assisting with community outreach and project coordination.

Ideal candidates will have exposure to California planning practice and geographic familiarity with the state, prior experience, and background/ability in one or more of the following areas:

  • Land use planning
  • Environmental planning/CEQA
  • Sustainability and climate resiliency
  • Housing, urban economics, and data analysis

Candidates should have:

  • Graduate degree (preferred) in planning or closely related field
  • Exceptional writing skills
  • Research, analytical, and organizational skills

Please email resume and writing samples in PDF to jobs@dyettandbhatia.com.


Dyett & Bhatia (www.dyettandbhatia.com) is a leading 20-person urban planning firm, with a focus on preparing long-range plans for cities, and an award-winning portfolio of work. We are located in the heart of vibrant downtown Oakland, directly adjacent to the 12th Street BART Station.

Current assignments extend across California and beyond, and include general, community, and specific plans; downtown plans; corridor plans; station area plans; climate action plans; zoning; and policy studies.

D&B staff is currently (during the pandemic) working remotely; positions will start remotely, with future working model (in office or hybrid office/WFH) to be determined.