Planner (TFT)

Department: Development Services

Closing Date: Will remain open until filled

Competition Number: 22-24

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary 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. $46.43 - $48.87 per hour (Jan 2022 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to 6 months in duration.


Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials.
To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing the specific competition 22-24.
For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at
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.

Related Documents



Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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