Located in Northwest Alberta, the Municipal District of Greenview is a vast and diverse area rich in oil and gas, fertile farmland, and mixed wood forests. As the third-largest rural municipality in Alberta, Greenview boasts diversity in economic activities and an extraordinary landscape. Greenview’s economy is strengthened by its diversity, a talented workforce and an entrepreneurial spirit that is second to none. Our residents experience adventure right in their backyards with lakes, rivers, Rocky Mountain peaks and vast prairie offering a year-round outdoor playground for all ages.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Reporting to the Director of Infrastructure and Planning, the Manager of Planning and Development is accountable for the provision of municipal and inter-municipal planning services, coordination, review and control of development approvals, research and development of growth management policies and the Municipalities sustainability initiatives. The Manager is responsible for the reporting and advice to Council and Administration decisions involving urban and rural, municipal development control processes and the management of Municipal owned lands and land programs. This position also takes primary care and control over major projects and difficult or contentious applications.
Post-secondary degree in Planning recognized by the Canadian Institute of Planners
Master’s degree in planning, certificate in Business Administration or Public Administration (considered an asset).
Member in the Canadian Institute of Planners and a registered professional planner with the Alberta Professional Planners Institute.
Post-secondary education in Land Use Planning or related disciplines which may include completions of Applied Land Use Planning Certificate (ALUP), or a combination of equivalent education and experience.
A minimum of 3 years related experience in managing long-range and current planning programs and Safety Codes inspections.
Comprehensive knowledge of the practices and principles of Municipal and Inter-municipal planning, regional and municipal growth management plans, and strategies.
Knowledge of the Municipal Government Act, Municipal Development Plans, Land Use Bylaws, Subdivision and Development Regulations and Alberta Safety Codes.
Develop work plans, goals and optimize process evaluation to improve service delivery.
Provide direction for strategy development, corporate planning, budget.
Class 5 driver’s license and clean drivers abstract.