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Glackin Thomas Panzak Seeking Planner

Job Position


Senior Planner

Job Description


Glackin Thomas Panzak is a land planning and landscape architecture firm located in Paoli, PA. Our projects include land planning and landscape architecture for mixed-use developments, town centers, multifamily and commercial projects, traditional neighborhoods, and redevelopment projects.

Our clients are institutions, developers, land owners, builders, and municipalities. We are involved in every aspect of a project from site selection, design, project coordination, municipal approval, to site construction observation,

We are looking for a Senior Planner who is an entrepreneurial, career-oriented professional with a proven track record of excellence and leadership in the industry.

Senior Planner: The ideal applicant is a planning professional with experience working for both private and public-sector clients. Prior project experience should include residential, commercial, mixed use, town center and TOD developments. The successful applicant will have a full understanding of zoning and land development regulations and be able to explain and present complex planning and development concepts verbally and in writing. The candidate should be a strong client advocate with the demonstrated ability of creative and successful project outcomes. Must have the ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines.

Education, Experience, and Certifications:

  • Degree from an accredited college or university in urban planning or related field and 10± years of professional work experience in land planning or a related field.
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification
  • LEED Accreditation is a plus.


  • Ability to present projects and provide expert testimony before public boards, commissions, and courts of law.
  • Understanding of the MPC and MLUL
  • Ability to coordinate and prepare fiscal, economic, community and environmental impact studies.
  • Ability to interpret building and development plans, specifications and legal documents.
  • Ability to prepare concise, detailed oral and written communications.
  • Knowledge of the following software applications is desired: ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and/or SketchUp.
  • Willingness to consult with and act as an advocate for both developers, municipalities, and community groups as required by the job assignment.
  • Must possess an excellent client-focused attitude.

Glackin Thomas Panzak offers excellent benefits including health, dental, a prescription plan, disability, and a 401K plan with an employer contribution.

Please provide a cover letter, resume, and work samples as a PDF no larger than 8MB to Lisa Thomas lthomas@glackinplan.com. Phone inquiries will not be accepted.