Senior Planner

Hyalite Engineers

Bozeman, MT United States


HYALITE ENGINEERS, PLLC is a full-service engineering company dedicated to serving clients throughout the Dakotas, Montana, Idaho & beyond. We are now seeking a senior level planner to lead the planning division. The ideal candidate will be a well-established in their field and looking to advance professionally by helping to manage and grow a newer division. This division is started and operating; however, we are aggressively looking to build this department into a land use resource for all manner of clients. Hyalite is a small, yet diverse and well-respected engineering and surveying firm that has been working in Montana since 2002.

LOCATION: Bozeman, Montana. Periodic travel to project sites and client offices within ND & ID.
POSITION: Senior Planner
EDUCATION: Master's Degree in Urban Planning or similar degree. AICP Certification preferred.
EXPERIENCE: 3+ Years in land use planning. Additional management experience preferred.


  • Act as a land use planning consultant and/or project manager for municipal and private clients in Montana, Idaho, North Dakota, and beyond
  • Act as City Planner for local governments
  • Assist on a variety of project types:
    • Land development.
    • Geospatial Information Systems
  • Complete design work for a diverse range of project types
    • Land Use Planning
    • GIS Work
  • Pursue new Planning and GIS contracts
  • Prepare contract documents, including long-range plans, staff reports, and development applications


  • Proficient with GIS and common office software (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Excellent written and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong professional image conveying integrity and commitment to excellence
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Self-starter that is comfortable working independently and interfacing with existing and potential clients
  • Physically able to conduct field inspections, site surveys, etc. as required
  • Must have a valid driver's license and insurable driving record
  • Satisfactory background check and drug screening results

Wage is dependent on experience and qualifications. Benefit package includes health, vision, and dental
insurance programs, 401K, paid time off, discretionary benefits, and major holidays.

If you are interested in working within one of the top engineering firms in the region, please send a cover letter and resume to, or visit our website at
Hyalite is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Phone and in-person interviews for the top candidates.

Experience Level
Mid II (4-8 years)
AICP Level
Land Use and Development Regulation and Zoning
Salary Range

Contact Information

Brett Megaard
2304 N. 7th Ave. Suite L
Bozeman, MT
United States
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