Planning Assistant (Temporary Full-Time)
Sep 08, 2017 4:30 PM
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Planning Assistant. Under the direction of the Manager of Current Planning & Subdivision, the incumbent is responsible for ensuring that development applications meet applicable City bylaws, pertinent statutes and current municipal planning goals and objectives. The Planning Assistant will have a strong knowledge of site planning, urban design, and community planning practices. This position requires the ability to work under continual deadlines, resolve competing community interests, prioritize and successfully complete a multitude of tasks, pay attention to detail, and deal tactfully with a variety of people.
Duties and Responsibilities
Please see the attached pdf job description below.
Applicants must have a degree in Urban Planning, Urban Design, Geography, Architecture, or Landscape Architecture as well as a minimum of 2 years’ related experience. Possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence is also required.
Compensation and Benefits
This is a unionized position. $34.05 - $35.84 per hour (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to 9 months in duration.
Resumes with cover letters referencing “Planning Assistant” will be received until 4:30 pm on Friday, September 8, 2017.
City of Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5J6
Fax: (250) 755-4449
Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)
We thank all applicants for their interest; however,
only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.