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Sunshine Coast Regional District

Senior Planner (Full-Time, Regular)

Employer/Organization: Sunshine Coast Regional District

Closing: October 11th 2023 4:30 PM PST


Competition #V1664

Senior Planner
(Full-Time, Regular)
Closing Date: 4:30pm, Wednesday, October 11, 2023

The Sunshine Coast
If you have ever been to the Sunshine Coast, you know how amazing it is! If you have not had the pleasure, you really should check it out. Bordered by rugged mountains and blue ocean waters, situated on a peninsula (not an island) in the traditional lands of the shíshálh and Skwxwú7mesh First Nations, this area is known for its mild winters, beautiful surroundings, arts, and culture. With all the amazing recreation at our doorstep, it is not just a preferred tourist destination, it is also a great place to live, work, and play

Position Overview
The Sunshine Coast Regional District is currently inviting applications for the position of Senior Planner (Full-Time, Regular). We are looking for an experienced person to join our team! Under the general direction of the Manager, Planning and Development provides professional development control planning services, participates in providing professional land use policy planning services and related projects, and participates with the Manager, Planning and Development in providing advice to the Planning and Development Committee and other committees of the Board.  Supervises professional, technical, and support staff in providing planning services.
Compensation and Hours of Work
This is a bargaining unit position with a wage rate of $56.26 per hour, working 35 hours per week. Annual vacation starts at 4%, increasing to 6% after a four-month probationary period, and includes 13 paid statutory holidays (after 30 days of employment). After passing probation, you will then receive a full benefit package that includes extended health and dental coverage, paid sick leave, family responsibility leave, eyewear, eye exams, group life insurance, short-term and long-term disability benefits, accidental death and dismemberment coverage, and participation in the Municipal Pension Plan (MPP). And finally, all SCRD employees have access to the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) upon hire, for free, confidential counselling services.
How to Apply
Please review the job description, then send a current resume and a cover letter quoting the competition number via email by the closing date and time shown above. Please include your name and the competition number in the subject line of the email. 

The SCRD is committed to equitable access to employment opportunities.  We value a diverse workforce to best represent the communities we serve, and we thank all applicants in advance for your interest.

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