Planner (Temporary Full-Time)

Department: Community Development

Closing Date: May 17, 2019 4:30 PM

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Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Planner. Under the general direction of the Manager, Current Planning, the Planner 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. $43.75 - $46.05 per hour (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to one year in duration. 


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing “Planner” 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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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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