Picture yourself reflecting on your accomplishments as the surf washes the sand from your feet as you walk Devonshire Beach…
Lesser Slave River has an abundance of natural beauty and man-made opportunity to offer anyone with an open mind and an adventurous spirit. Across our organization, municipal employees enjoy rewarding careers, close-knit communities, true work-life balance, and an unparalleled back yard.
In Lesser Slave River you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.
Key Responsibilities Include:
As a key member of the administration team, the position will be responsible for the progressive implementation of planning and development services for the municipal district.
Appointed as the subdivision and development authority for the Municipal District; responsible for the implementation of related processes and approvals
Provides advice and guidance to the public and to municipal district departments
Provides advice and recommendations on municipal district planning legislation
Leads specialized planning and development projects
Coordinates the implementation of planning related approvals with services implementation in conjunction with infrastructure departments
Post-secondary degree or diploma in planning or related discipline
Two years of experience in a municipal setting
Knowledge of standard planning, building and subdivision procedures and methods, local land use plans, bylaws, policies, and procedures
Ability to interpret the MD’s Land Use Bylaw, statutory plans, the Municipal Government Act and other provincial legislation
Ability to handle confidential and sensitive matters with discretion and integrity
Proficient with Microsoft Office
Self-motivated with excellent public relation, written, and organizational skills
Experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) would be a definite asset
Possess valid Class 5 Driver’s License
Effective written, presentation, and verbal communication skills