Current Planning Supervisor

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary.
Posted 18 days ago
Full Time

Job Description

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) is located in the southern interior of British Columbia and prides itself on providing smart, sustainable governance and services to its constituents throughout our 8,200 km2 region. Join us here where you’ll find mountains, lakes and rivers, abundant breathtaking vistas and endless adventures, not to mention a burgeoning arts and culture scene. Our head office is located in the City of Trail, which combined with the nearby communities of Warfield, Montrose, Fruitvale and Rossland have a population of approximately 20,000.

The RDKB is seeking applications for the new Current Planning Supervisor position in the Planning and Development team. This is a benefitted, full-time position, based in Trail, BC. Reporting to the Manager of Planning and Development, the Current Planning Supervisor is a leadership position primarily responsible for overseeing the day to day operations for applications and referrals. If you are an experienced Planner looking to take a step towards management, this is an excellent opportunity for you.

The Current Planning Supervisor will oversee the work of the Planner, as well as coordinate current planning activities of GIS and clerical team members of the Planning and Development Department. Personal responsibilities will also include processing complex Official Community Plan and Zoning amendments and researching and recommending process improvements. Once established in the role, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to manage projects such as strategic agricultural plans, active transportation plans, and poverty reduction plans.

To be considered for this position, candidates must possess: Master’s Degree in Planning or related discipline 5 years progressive professional planning experience, preferably within a local government setting Strong knowledge and ability to apply current and long range planning principles Membership or eligibility for membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners An equivalent combination of qualifications and experience may be considered A valid BC Class 5 Drivers License

For more information on this position, please review the job description available on the RDKB Careers page. To be considered for this opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources at no later than Monday May 16, 2022.

Position Information Status: Benefitted, Full Time Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 35-37.5 hours per week Union: CUPE Local 2254 Compensation: $45.15/Hour (Under Review)

The RDKB is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. Only those applicants shortlisted for this opportunity will be contacted. The RDKB thanks all candidates for their interest.

Additional Info

Organization: Kootenay Boundary (Regional District) Region: West Kootenay / Boundary Professional Categories: Planning & Development Posted: April 25, 2022, 2:16 pm Expires: May 16, 2022, 4:30 pm Employment Type: Full Time Employment Length: Permanent Education Requirement: Master’s degree Job Experience: 5 years or more Rate: $45.15 Hour

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