Senior Planner

City of Campbell River

With a moderate climate, spectacular scenery and year-round recreational offerings at our doorstep, the City of Campbell River is the ideal location to live, work, and play.

Senior Planner

(Term Position to April 2020) 
The City of Campbell River is seeking a term full-time Senior Planner.

To cover a leave, we have a vacancy for a term full-time Senior Planner to work in our Long Range Planning and Sustainability Department.  

As part of a focused team, you will be working in a fast-paced and community service oriented environment. Reporting to the Long Range Planning & Sustainability Supervisor, you will be involved in the research, analysis and development of long range plans and policies, public presentations and the provision of technical advice to internal and external stakeholders.  

Key projects include coordinating the City’s review of the Official Community Plan’s urban growth policies, sea level rise planning project and other long range planning and sustainability initiatives.

To complement your passion for community planning, you also hold the following qualifications:
  • Graduate Degree in Urban, Community or Regional Planning or equivalent related discipline, or undergraduate degree in a related field combined with a significant suitable combination of training and experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of planning experience within the last 7 years in community or regional planning, preferably in a local government setting.  
  • Certified member (RPP) with the Planning Institute of BC (PIBC) and the Canadian Institute of Planners. 

We will consider lesser qualified candidates for a Planner II term position ($39.35 per hour).  

The hourly rate of pay for this CUPE bargaining unit position is $43.88 per hour working 35 hours per week.

For a detailed job description that lists all the necessary qualifications for this position, please visit the “Employment Opportunities” section of our website at

Please send your resume with covering letter, quoting Competition EXT-19-53 to:

Human Resources Department
City of Campbell River
301 St. Ann's Road, Campbell River, BC   V9W 4C7

This posting will remain open until filled.

Review of applications will commence immediately.

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Organization: City of Campbell River
Location: Campbell River, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Planning & Development
Posted: August 29, 2019, 2:57 pm
Expires: October 31, 2019, 4:30 pm

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