Logan Simpson is an award-winning, multidisciplinary consulting firm that specializes in environmental consulting, cultural and natural resource management, community planning, and landscape architecture design services. Our goal remains simple: to help guide responsible change. From the beginning, our founders were focused on protecting natural resources and advancing the wellbeing of our communities.

We are seeking a candidate who will contribute to our diverse, collaborative, and innovative team; maximize the opportunity to learn new techniques and skills; and bring new tools and ideas to the table.

Logan Simpson has an immediate opening for a regular full-time Environmental Planner to work a hybrid schedule based in our Fort Collins, Colorado or Salt Lake City, Utah offices.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist with planning and design of multi-disciplinary projects such as parks, recreation, open space, trails, resource management plans, NEPA, and renewable energy projects for federal, state, and local land managers and communities throughout Colorado, Wyoming, Arizona, Montana, Utah, New Mexico, and other western states.
  • Work will include researching, writing, and presenting innovative and equitable solutions; coordinating project management activities; supporting public involvement activities developing action plans and permit application sections; quality control and performing other duties as required.
  • Occasional out-of-state travel to visit project sites, attend agency and client meetings, and attend public outreach events should be anticipated.

Position Requires:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies, Planning, Anthropology, Engineering, Landscape Architecture, GIS, Ecology, or closely related field.
  • One to five years of experience in environmental planning and strong writing skills focused on outdoor recreation, conservation, land use permitting, public land management, renewables, or NEPA.
  • Commitment to professional excellence, stewardship, teamwork, creativity, integrity and empowerment
  • One year minimum experience using Adobe Creative Cloud and Esri’s ArcGIS suite of products, including ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online (Web AppBuilder, Story Maps, Dashboards, ArcGIS Hub), and Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication, with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and quality control a must!
  • Ability to synthesize and present complex ideas through text and graphics.
  • Ability to multitask and be able to adjust to daily changes in priorities to meet deadlines.
  • Desire to work collaboratively in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Self-starters with an eye for detail, a dedication to accuracy, and a passion for incorporating best practices and more importantly identifying and testing new planning ideas, practices, and technologies, are encouraged to apply.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Exemptions from vaccination may be considered for medical reasons or for a sincerely held religious belief.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will also demonstrate expertise in some of the following areas: graphic design, public involvement, Spanish fluency, renewable energy permitting, landscape architecture, and/or parks, trail, and open space master plans.


This is a full-time position paid on a salaried basis between $45,760 to $70,720 annually, depending on experience and education.

Logan Simpson offers the following benefits and perks:

  • A Comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental and vision plans, firm paid Life/AD&D, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability coverage, and a 401(k) with a firm match.
  • Paid time off starting at 16 days off per year, and 7 paid holidays plus 1 floating holiday.
  • Work on a variety of interesting projects.
  • Support for professional conference attendance and external trainings.
  • Internal professional development program.
  • Tuition reimbursement program.
  • Babies-at-Work program.
  • Paid Costco memberships, paid parking, and reimbursement for public transit costs.

If interested, please apply and include a resume and a cover letter.

Diversity, inclusion, and respect are at the core of our values. Here at Logan Simpson, we believe we have a responsibility as a firm to promote and guide responsible change. To do that, we embrace the unique perspectives and experiences of each of our talented staff members. We strive to create an inclusive workplace to connect us closer to our clients and the communities we serve.

Logan Simpson is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. No staff member or applicant is ever denied equal opportunity or discriminated against because of race (including hair style), color, religion (includes religious dress and grooming practices), sex, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, parental status, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation or belief, military or veteran status, or any other prohibited factor, including equal pay for staff members who perform equal work. Staff members are recruited, hired, and promoted based on the individual who is the most qualified for that particular position.