Employer/Organization: Township of Spallumcheen
Closing: April 7th 2020 4:30 PM PST
The Township of Spallumcheen has an exciting management opportunity to fulfill the role and responsibilities of the Planner.
The Township of Spallumcheen is the pride of the North Okanagan when it comes to agriculture and industrial opportunities and is home to the North Okanagan’s largest industrial park. Growth is expected to steadily increase with the announcement in August 2019 of the 24.3 million dollar grant for the North Okanagan Wastewater Recovery Project.
Reporting and providing support to the Manager of Planning & Development, the Planner will act as deputy approving officer and provide technical and professional leadership and community planning information guided by the Official Community Plan, Zoning Bylaw, related policy documents, best practices and provincial legislation, as well as the ability to prepare and present comprehensive planning reports. Typical work will include managing and taking the lead in consideration and processing all development applications, writing area and community plans, designing and implementing public engagement programs, writing planning policies and bylaws and will provide guidance and supervision to other staff members, consultants and permit applicants.
The Planner will require general planning knowledge (theory, practice, legislation and case law), and the ability to interpret policies, regulations, and legislation, as well as the ability to prepare and present comprehensive planning reports.
A detailed job description can be accessed via the Township’s website at http://www.spallumcheentwp.bc.ca/siteengine/activepage.asp?PageID=108
A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits are offered.
Qualified individuals are invited to submit their application, in confidence, via mail, fax or email no later then 4:30 pm on Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 to the attention of:
Township of Spallumcheen
4144 Spallumcheen Way
Spallumcheen, B.C., V0E 1B6
* Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.