About Us

Panorama Environmental, Inc. is a global environmental consulting firm focused on environmental review and permitting for energy and infrastructure projects. For over 30 years our team of environmental planners and scientists have been assisting agency staff and private entities in defining baseline conditions, conducting environmental reviews under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and obtaining permits for projects such as renewable and traditional energy; natural gas pipelines and underground storage; roads, bridges, and other public works; water infrastructure, including dams, pipelines, flood control and local development projects in the western U.S, Caribbean, East Africa, and South America. We are seeking an Environmental Planner to work in the San Francisco office.


The Environmental Planner (EP) leads the preparation of Initial Studies or several resource sections of complex Environmental Impact Reports or Environmental Impact Statements; serves as a Task or Technical Topic Manager on large projects; Serves as Deputy Project Manager, tracking project budgets, preparing invoices, coordinating with subconsultants, and reviewing work of other EPs and Environmental Analysts. Coordinates with subcontractors to relay discuss findings, resolve issues, review mitigation, and prepares permit applications.


Education: B.S. Degree in Planning and a minimum of 2 years of experience or a M.S. degree and 1 year of experience. GPA over 3.5.

Technical Knowledge:  Generally, 2 to 3 years of professional experience in environmental consulting for Environmental Planner I and 3 to 5 years for Environmental Planner II. Proficiency in CEQA and NEPA compliance and knowledge of planning and environmental regulations.

Personality: We are looking for a team player who collaborates well with Project Managers, other team members, and Clients, and is proactive in seeking out work and meeting deadlines. Enthusiasm and a healthy sense of fun are important. Must be organized, detailed, and have a passion for permitting.

Must have a valid California driver’s license and satisfactorily pass a pre-employment background and motor vehicle check.

What makes Panorama a great place to work?

  • We care about our work AND your career. At Panorama we encourage our staff to constantly grow and expand their skills and knowledge. Leadership development and mentorship is a big part of our culture. Talk to us about Panorama University.
  • We have an entrepreneurial and collaborative environment. There are always new projects nationally and internationally and we all pull together to fulfill our mission.
  • We have fun! No matter how fast we grow or how busy we are, we always remember to laugh, enjoy each other and our clients.
  • We are mission driven. We never lose sight of why we do what we do and our clients’ goals.
  • As a women-owned business, we welcome diversity of thought and cultures.
  • Work-life balance and great benefits are important to us. We are committed to hiring the best and giving you a compelling environment in which to grow with us.

Benefits and Compensation

Compensation and benefits are competitive and include (but are not limited to) health, life, vision, and dental insurance; open leave policy (paid time away from work); employee referral bonus; professional memberships; 401(k) with company matching; and eligibility for profit sharing bonus program. Panorama focuses on employee wellness and providing a safe work environment. Panorama is an equal opportunity employer.


How to Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter (highlighting your relevant experience and demonstrating why you think you are the best applicant for this position) to jobs@panoramaenv.com