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Regional District of Nanaimo

Planning Technician

Employer/Organization: Regional District of Nanaimo

Closing: October 13th 2023 4:00 PM PST


The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Permanent Full-time Planning Technician working with Current Planning, in the Development and Emergency Services department.

The successful candidate will contribute to the effective operation of the Planning Department by responding to public inquiries regarding planning issues and by gathering, analyzing, and reporting on land use planning criteria, technical planning information and statistical data.  This position provides support to the Planning Department to meet service expectations, departmental goals and objectives.

A degree in planning or related field plus two (2) years prior job-related experience in a local government setting, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  General knowledge of an ability to interpret, bylaws and provincial/federal legislation including the Local Government Act and Strata Property Act, working knowledge of site design and mapping, and understanding of professional responsibility and conduct.

This is a permanent full-time Union Position (35 hours per week). The (2023) rate of pay is $37.42 to $39.39 per hour.  The position offers an attractive benefits package as provided for in the Collective Agreement between the Regional District of Nanaimo and the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Local 401.

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m., on October 13, 2023.


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