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Halff Associates
Urban Planner was asked...June 28, 2020

If I'm asked to create a housing comprehensive plan, what information would I look for or gather?

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GIS data, census data, specific housing data for the region

Existing housing types, potential housing types, transportation data, schools data, ability for schools to expand Less

St. Johns County

Are you married ?

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Of course, realize that question is prohibited by federal labor laws............. Less


City Mission

Why should they hire me?

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My enclosed CV clearly shows my work experiences on the different projects that I have worked upon, knowledge of design and software competencies. Also, I believe that my creative and innovative planning skills with transferable skills would contribute a growth to your organization. Less

Why do you want to work here.

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I want to enhance my urban and environmental planning experiences I gained before in Municipality our Town I worked before in Philippines. Less

NYC Planning

They asked me why I wanted to join their department

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I answered that after completing my Masters in Urban planning I wanted to have hands on experience in the government sector Less

City of Long Beach

What is your long term goal

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To be a city planner and give back to low income commmunities.

Fregonese Associates
Urban Planner was asked...September 25, 2018

Tell us about yourself Describe your previous planning experience

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Describe a difficult situation dealing with the public

Michael Baker International

If we gave you a new laptop, what software should be installed

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Autocad and Adobe suite

Tehran Municipality

The main questions were related to my prior experiences in terms of urban and regional planning in Iran.

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I explained and presented many of my research and professional projects that I had done. Less

City of Fort Worth, Texas

Have you ever one any awards for your work?

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No, but here are some things I'm proud of...

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