Career Opportunities

We are always looking for talented people to join our firm at all levels. Even if there are no positions listed for certain offices, feel free to forward your resume and cover letter to us at: careers@circlepoint.com. We will keep it on file for future openings. We look forward to hearing from you!

Oakland

Project Manager / Senior Project Manager - Communications

Are you interested in helping communities improve transportation, reduce waste, conserve water, and promote sustainable development? So are we. Join our team!

We are seeking a full-time Project Manager/Senior Project Manager (depending on experience) to join us in either our downtown Oakland or San Jose office. The position will play a lead role on communications and projects and campaigns for our public agency clients, specifically engaging communities, raising awareness of important issues, and promoting behavior change. We are looking for someone with established connections in the communications field, especially in the transportation and water sectors, who can help us grow our business.

This person will be responsible for all aspects of communications project delivery, including providing professional management and project planning, managing budgets and profitability, coordinating with members of the project team, and working collaboratively with clients on an on-going basis.  The Senior Project Manager is also required to lead new business opportunities, seek new work, and develop proposals.

Requirements:

  • Approximately 10+ years of related experience in communications, especially in the transportation and water sectors
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in communications, marketing, journalism or related field
  • Willingness to travel in California for project work.
  • Solid background and understanding in providing strategic communications
  • Accomplished writer of business, environmental, and public information materials
  • Client management and development skills
  • Effective, efficient project management skills
  • Strong marketing skills
  • Accomplished business writer
  • Understanding of social media
  • Understanding of graphic design processes
  • Understanding of WordPress and web development processes
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • High- quality product and service delivery
  • Team leadership, motivation, and delegation skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

**Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license and access to personal transportation**

** Onsite work is required**

**Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer**

Senior Project Manager/Project Manager - Environmental

Circlepoint is a leader in the environmental analysis field. We are looking for experienced, self-motivated, and highly resourceful Project Managers to help us with our growth and demand. We are passionate about what we do and want others who share that same passion to join us!

Circlepoint is seeking an experienced CEQA/NEPA transportation Project Manager to lead and manage high-profile California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) environmental documents throughout California. A full-time position is currently available in our Oakland office. Relocation assistance may be available for qualified candidates.

The job might be right for you if:

  • You are a client-focused leader who efficiently and effectively prepares and processes NEPA and CEQA transportation environmental review documents, specifically for Caltrans projects.
  • You have a passion for assuming project management responsibilities including: project planning and delivery; strategy development; budget development and management; schedules; quality of products; client service; and staff mentorship and management. The Project Manager will also actively participate in marketing efforts and business development.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in preparing or managing NEPA and CEQA environmental documents for transportation projects (for a private consulting company is highly preferred). Candidates must be highly conversant in working with federal, state, and local agencies in environmental review and permitting.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in environmental studies, urban planning, technical writing, or an associated field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Exceptional budget and staff management experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly MS Word, Excel, and Project.
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills and ability to multi-task and work within allocated budgets and schedules
  • Demonstrated quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) abilities
  • Experience with budget management procedures and/or tracking software
  • A focused, collaborative mindset with team members and management within Circlepoint, as well as clients.

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

**Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license and access to personal transportation**

** Onsite work is required** 

**Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer**

**Relocation assistance may be available for qualified candidates**

Web Developer – Part-Time

Are you interested in creating a better future for communities? Are you passionate about digital marketing and using new tools to engage audiences? Can you develop great web and mobile applications? Do you love collaborating with a team to solve challenges and respond to client needs? If so, then you’ll love our team!

We are looking for a part-time/flex schedule, versatile full-stack web developer who can grow with us professionally and bring outstanding new capabilities to our great team. We are passionate about the ever-changing landscape of the web, communications and media and continually strive to challenge the status quo. We are looking for like-minded individuals to join our team.

This position assists with the execution of exciting marketing and outreach websites that engage audiences with unique strategies and unparalleled creative work. Our campaigns raise awareness about important issues and inspire people to adopt sustainable behaviors, such as reducing waste, conserving water, and riding transit. We have projects throughout California.

This position is perfect for someone with two to three years of experience with web application development, database interaction and web services, and who wants to take their work to the next level and make a difference in communities throughout California.

What you’ll get to do in this position:

  • Collaborate with project team to identify client needs and execute action items based on those needs
  • Support project managers on a variety of projects, with lots of opportunities to learn new skills
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of the industry and client business needs
  • Write compelling web applications, facilitating online interaction, web and social media content

What we’re looking for:

  • BS in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • Experienced with full software development lifecycle from planning to delivery
  • Knowledge of ecommerce, online security and privacy practices
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, re4cycleJavascript, JQuery PHP, MySQL and APIs
  • Experience with eCommerce
  • Strong communication skills

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

**Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer**

Associate/Sr. Associate Environmental Planner

We are growing and looking for people to grow with us! For 27 years, Circlepoint has been a guiding force in helping the community and our clients think strategically and find solutions to sustain and improve our environment. With offices in Oakland, Sacramento, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Orange the firm specializes in communications and environmental consulting for California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents.

What we are looking for? We are looking for a full-time experienced, highly-motivated and assertive Associate or Senior Associate Planner to join our Environmental Practice. We have two positions available in our San Jose office. The positions may be available in Oakland and Orange. Circlepoint prides itself in providing our employees with a vast amount of opportunities for professional growth and development in a well-balanced and enjoyable work environment.

What you will do in this position? The Associate or Senior Associate Planner will play a supportive role to the Project Manager and/or Principal-In-Charge. You will be responsible for supporting various roles in the development and publication of environmental documents, including independent drafting of clear and concise CEQA/NEPA document sections that demonstrate a high level of analytical analysis and understanding, conducting research, assisting in document production, and maintaining project files.

What skills we are looking for? A candidate with the following skills will succeed in the position: effective communication and writing; ability to work independently; a high level of analytical analysis and technical understanding of CEQA/NEPA topics; strong time management skills; ability to work within time and budget constraints; exceptional attention to detail; top-notch organization skills; and team player.

Requirements:

  • Experience: Minimum 2 years direct experience in CEQA and/or NEPA or related field
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in environmental studies, urban planning, technical writing, or an associated field
  • Working knowledge of CEQA fundamentals
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly MS Word and Excel
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license, auto insurance and access to personal transportation

We are very interested in hearing from you. Please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer

Sacramento

No opportunities available at this time.

San Jose

Project Manager / Senior Project Manager - Communications

Are you interested in helping communities improve transportation, reduce waste, conserve water, and promote sustainable development? So are we. Join our team!

We are seeking a full-time Project Manager/Senior Project Manager (depending on experience) to join us in either our downtown Oakland or San Jose office. The position will play a lead role on communications and projects and campaigns for our public agency clients, specifically engaging communities, raising awareness of important issues, and promoting behavior change. We are looking for someone with established connections in the communications field, especially in the transportation and water sectors, who can help us grow our business.

This person will be responsible for all aspects of communications project delivery, including providing professional management and project planning, managing budgets and profitability, coordinating with members of the project team, and working collaboratively with clients on an on-going basis.  The Senior Project Manager is also required to lead new business opportunities, seek new work, and develop proposals.

Requirements:

  • Approximately 10+ years of related experience in communications, especially in the transportation and water sectors
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in communications, marketing, journalism or related field
  • Willingness to travel in California for project work.
  • Solid background and understanding in providing strategic communications
  • Accomplished writer of business, environmental, and public information materials
  • Client management and development skills
  • Effective, efficient project management skills
  • Strong marketing skills
  • Accomplished business writer
  • Understanding of social media
  • Understanding of graphic design processes
  • Understanding of WordPress and web development processes
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • High- quality product and service delivery
  • Team leadership, motivation, and delegation skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

**Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license and access to personal transportation**

** Onsite work is required**

**Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer**

Associate/Sr. Associate Environmental Planner

We are growing and looking for people to grow with us! For 27 years, Circlepoint has been a guiding force in helping the community and our clients think strategically and find solutions to sustain and improve our environment. With offices in Oakland, Sacramento, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Orange the firm specializes in communications and environmental consulting for California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents.

What we are looking for? We are looking for a full-time experienced, highly-motivated and assertive Associate or Senior Associate Planner to join our Environmental Practice. We have two positions available in our San Jose office. The positions may be available in Oakland and Orange. Circlepoint prides itself in providing our employees with a vast amount of opportunities for professional growth and development in a well-balanced and enjoyable work environment.

What you will do in this position? The Associate or Senior Associate Planner will play a supportive role to the Project Manager and/or Principal-In-Charge. You will be responsible for supporting various roles in the development and publication of environmental documents, including independent drafting of clear and concise CEQA/NEPA document sections that demonstrate a high level of analytical analysis and understanding, conducting research, assisting in document production, and maintaining project files.

What skills we are looking for? A candidate with the following skills will succeed in the position: effective communication and writing; ability to work independently; a high level of analytical analysis and technical understanding of CEQA/NEPA topics; strong time management skills; ability to work within time and budget constraints; exceptional attention to detail; top-notch organization skills; and team player.

Requirements:

  • Experience: Minimum 2 years direct experience in CEQA and/or NEPA or related field
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in environmental studies, urban planning, technical writing, or an associated field
  • Working knowledge of CEQA fundamentals
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly MS Word and Excel
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license, auto insurance and access to personal transportation

We are very interested in hearing from you. Please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer

Los Angeles

No opportunities available at this time.

Orange

Communications Senior Associate - Communications

Are you interested in creating a better future for communities? Are you passionate about digital marketing and using new tools to engage audiences? Can you write compelling copy for a variety of channels? Do you love collaborating with a team to solve challenges and respond to client needs? If so, then you’ll love our team!

We are looking for a full-time Account Executive/Senior Associate in our Orange office, who can grow with us professionally and bring marketing and analytical skills to our great team. We are passionate about the ever-changing landscape of communications and media and continually strive to challenge the status quo. We are looking for like-minded individuals to join our team.

This position leads the development and management of exciting marketing campaigns that engage audiences with unique strategies and unparalleled creative work. Our campaigns raise awareness about important issues and inspire people to adopt sustainable behaviors, such as reducing waste, conserving water, and riding transit. We have projects throughout California, so there is the opportunity to travel for work as well.

This position is perfect for someone with three or four years of experience with marketing, advertising, and/or social media campaigns who wants to take their work to the next level and make a difference in communities throughout California.

What you’ll get to do in this position:

  • Collaborate with project team to identify client needs and address them with strategic recommendations, marketing tactics, and creative work
  • Manage client’s requests and assign work to staff to support project delivery
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of the industry and client business needs
  • Write compelling copy, including marketing plans, web and social media content, and ad copy
  • Manage, optimizing, and evaluate campaigns across multiple channels
  • Brief, motivate, and collaborate with team to stay on track and on budget to meet deadlines
  • Lead proposal efforts, as needed

What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in communications, marketing, journalism or related field
  • Fluency in other languages a plus
  • Proficiency in MS Office

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

 

**Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license and access to personal transportation**

** Onsite work is required**

**Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer**

Senior Project Manager/Project Manager - Environmental

Circlepoint is a leader in the environmental analysis field.  We are looking for experienced, self-motivated, and highly resourceful Project Managers to help us with our growth and demand.  We are passionate about what we do and want others who share that same passion to join us!

Circlepoint is seeking an experienced CEQA/NEPA transportation Project Manager to lead and manage high-profile California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) environmental documents throughout California.  A full-time position is currently available in our Orange office.  Relocation assistance may be available for qualified candidates.

The job might be right for you if:

  • You are a client-focused leader who efficiently and effectively prepares and processes NEPA and CEQA transportation environmental review documents, specifically for Caltrans projects.
  • You have a passion for assuming project management responsibilities including: project planning and delivery; strategy development; budget development and management; schedules; quality of products; client service; and staff mentorship and management. The Project Manager will also actively participate in marketing efforts and business development.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in preparing or managing NEPA and CEQA environmental documents for transportation projects (for a private consulting company is highly preferred). Candidates must be highly conversant in working with federal, state, and local agencies in environmental review and permitting.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in environmental studies, urban planning, technical writing, or an associated field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Exceptional budget and staff management experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly MS Word, Excel, and Project.
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills and ability to multi-task and work within allocated budgets and schedules
  • Demonstrated quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) abilities
  • Experience with budget management procedures and/or tracking software
  • A focused, collaborative mindset with team members and management within Circlepoint, as well as clients.

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

**Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license and access to personal transportation**

** Onsite work is required**

**Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer**  

**Relocation assistance may be available for qualified candidates**

Associate/Sr. Associate Environmental Planner

We are growing and looking for people to grow with us! For 27 years, Circlepoint has been a guiding force in helping the community and our clients think strategically and find solutions to sustain and improve our environment. With offices in Oakland, Sacramento, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Orange the firm specializes in communications and environmental consulting for California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents.

What we are looking for? We are looking for a full-time experienced, highly-motivated and assertive Associate or Senior Associate Planner to join our Environmental Practice. We have two positions available in our San Jose office. The positions may be available in Oakland and Orange. Circlepoint prides itself in providing our employees with a vast amount of opportunities for professional growth and development in a well-balanced and enjoyable work environment.

What you will do in this position? The Associate or Senior Associate Planner will play a supportive role to the Project Manager and/or Principal-In-Charge. You will be responsible for supporting various roles in the development and publication of environmental documents, including independent drafting of clear and concise CEQA/NEPA document sections that demonstrate a high level of analytical analysis and understanding, conducting research, assisting in document production, and maintaining project files.

What skills we are looking for? A candidate with the following skills will succeed in the position: effective communication and writing; ability to work independently; a high level of analytical analysis and technical understanding of CEQA/NEPA topics; strong time management skills; ability to work within time and budget constraints; exceptional attention to detail; top-notch organization skills; and team player.

Requirements:

  • Experience: Minimum 2 years direct experience in CEQA and/or NEPA or related field
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in environmental studies, urban planning, technical writing, or an associated field
  • Working knowledge of CEQA fundamentals
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly MS Word and Excel
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. and have a current driver’s license, auto insurance and access to personal transportation

We are very interested in hearing from you. Please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to careers@circlepoint.com.

Circlepoint is an equal opportunity employer

 

Circlepoint is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.