Our team includes highly experienced strategists, planners, designers, landscape architects, economic analysts, environmental permitting experts, and community engagement specialists, most with decades of experience in working in the field of outdoor recreation and life.

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We live and exhibit our core values of trust, clarity, passion, balance, and innovation in everything we do.

Our offices are located in vibrant, recreation-based communities. We provide a comfortable working environment that supports teamwork and staff well-being through flexible hours, professional growth, promotion from within, and a comprehensive benefit package for health and retirement.

Entry Level Mountain Planner/CAD Specialist 

The Salt Lake City office of  SE Group, a multi-disciplinary planning and design firm with office hubs in Utah, Vermont, and Colorado, is seeking a entry-level mountain planning team member/CAD specialist. Our team of mountain planners, landscape architects, recreation and community planners, and environmental specialists, work on projects throughout the United States and beyond. Since 1958, SE Group has led in the planning and design of mountain resorts and has expanded our portfolio in the service of outdoor recreation, tourism, and lifestyle-influenced communities.  

The successful candidate should demonstrate AutoCAD proficiency, design excellence, and the ability to effectively communicate design ideas graphicallyExamples of tasks include concept plans, site plans, grading plans, profiles and section drawings, manipulating surfaces (typically LiDAR point cloud based), 3D modelling, and preparation of various graphics for environmental analysis and master plan documents. Creativity, curiosity, and critical thinking a must.  Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD skill is required (preferably Civil3D), with experience in design tools such as Adobe Creative Cloud suite, 3d modeling platforms, Global Mapper, Infraworks, and GPS software being desirable.  

The new team member should be within a reasonable drive-to distance of our Salt Lake CityUtah office hub. While we are still operating primarily in a remote work environment, being able to meet and collaborate in our office space is vital. We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, communicative, and eager to make a difference.  Being a passionate skier or snowboarder isn’t required, but certainly helps in understanding the complexities of designing mountain resorts. 

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and portfolio to: with “Mountain Planner Position” in the subject line. In your letter of interest, include a short summary of what inspires you and how you might fit into our team. No phone calls please. This position will remain open until filled.