Planner 1 – City of North Vancouver (North Vancouver, BC)

By | January 11, 2019

The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver
Planner 1
Regular Full-Time

The Planning Department is looking for a regular full time Planner 1 to join their team.
Reporting to the Manager, Planning, you will utilize your skills in data analysis, GIS, modeling and visualization, negotiation, graphic design, planning and urban design in helping achieve quality and innovative development.  You will liaise with various internal and external contacts concerned with land development, design guidelines and general planning trends; answer inquiries and provide information to other departments and the public regarding planning zoning, land use or related matters.  You will also direct the work of technical staff engaged in processing rezoning and redevelopment applications and in maintaining databases; providing direc­tion to consultants engaged in specific planning and/or policy projects. In addition, you will take the lead on data analysis for the division; creating, compiling, analyzing and maintaining data on development applications, census information, GIS information, and neighborhood profiles.  Additional tasks include preparing reports from the data to inform and support Planning projects.  You will also perform 3D visualization work, graphic design and public engagement support as it relates to planning projects. 

You will have a University degree in Community/Regional Planning and professional planning experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Sound knowledge and experience in the analytical and research techniques and methodology in municipal planning is required.  In addition, you will have strong analytical skills and demonstrated experience analyzing and managing data to support Planning and Development projects as well as experience with graphic design and 3D visualization work.  You will have membership or eligibility for membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners and the Planning Institute of British Columbia.   A valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License is also required.  This position requires that you attend evening Council, committee and public meetings on a regular basis.

$43.04 to $50.85 per hour (January 2019 rates)
Pay Grade 28

Hours of Work:
The City of North Vancouver currently works on a compressed work schedule of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, with one scheduled day off (Monday or Friday) approximately each three-week scheduling cycle.

Apply on-line through the Career Portal at prior to 5:00pm, Monday, January 28, 2019
Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.

Posting #: 2019-0008                                                                                 

January 11, 2019