With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has a permanent, full-time position available in the Planning & Development Services Department for a Development Planner II – Land Use Bylaw. Reporting to the Senior Planner, Development Planning, the Development Planner II – Land Use Bylaw will assist with the update and maintenance of the County’s Land Use Bylaw, including researching and drafting amendments, public consultation, and Council approval. This position will also be responsible for carrying out the duties of the Development Authority related to processing major development permit applications. This position is responsible for the effective implementation of development planning processes and Land Use Bylaw administration.
Competition Number: 22-21
Rate of Pay: $79,064 - $98,830 per annum
Hours of Work: 7 hours/day; 35 hours/week
Competition Closing Date: Open Until Suitable Candidate is Found.
Benefits Extensive benefits are offered including an option to join our Earned Day Off Program.
A degree in Planning or a related discipline (e.g. Geography) is required.
A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a municipal planning function is required.
Eligibility for full membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners and Registered Professional Planner designation in the Alberta Professional Planners Institute is desired.
Understand and apply Provincial and Municipal planning policies, legislation, processes, procedures, Statutory Planning documents and Land Use Bylaws in the Alberta context.
Have competency with Microsoft Office applications and the ability to create graphic designs, development strategies, and render site plans via sketches and/or computer graphics is highly desirable. Experience with Adobe Create Suite (i.e photoshop, indesign, illustrator) is an asset.
Experience in project and contract management, with the ability to act as a project manager or team leader on simple to moderately difficult assignments.
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License. Upon hire, a satisfactory current Driver’s Abstract must be provided.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Feb 09, 2022
Closing Date: Mar 15, 2022