Department: Community Development

Closing Date: Jul 23, 2019 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 19-70

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Planner. Under the general direction of the Manager, the incumbent is responsible for undertaking professional planning assignments, administering the Official Community Plan, Zoning Bylaw, OCP amendments, rezonings and Development Permit processes, and providing staff support to Councils’ Advisory Committees.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have a university degree in urban planning, geography or a related field and a minimum of 3 years’ related experience. Eligibility for membership in the Planning Institute of BC is required as well as a valid Class 5 BC Driver's Licence.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $46.05 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  A comprehensive benefit package is included.  


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-70 by the application deadline.


The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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