Development Planner II

City of Campbell River

Development Planner II

The City of Campbell River has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Development Planner II to join our team.

Working with the City of Campbell River

At the City of Campbell River, we believe our employees are the cornerstone of our organization and play an important role in creating and sustaining a vibrant, healthy and safe community for our residents. We provide a respectful, collaborative and inclusive workplace where employees are appreciated and recognized for their contributions. But don't just take our word for it, check out the many diverse reasons as to why our employees believe the City is a great place to work by watching our “At Your Service” video.

About Campbell River

Located on Vancouver Island, the City of Campbell River was voted as one of the “Best Cities to Work in” by BC Business magazine in 2018. Surrounded by majestic mountains and spectacular ocean views, Campbell River offers a rare combination of a welcoming small-town feel with large city amenities. From summer markets and events, to a very active arts and culture community, to year-round, world-class recreational opportunities, the Campbell River lifestyle is unparalleled. It is no wonder that residents consider it one of the best locations in Canada to work, live and play! For more info, check out our website!

Your New Role – Development Planner II

As part of an integrated team, you will be working in a fast-paced and customer service oriented environment. Reporting to the Development Planning Supervisor, you will be involved in the analysis and processing of development applications, the preparation of various types of development planning reports and studies, public presentations and the provision of technical advice to customers inside and outside the organization.

Our ideal candidate will
  • Possess an Undergraduate Degree from a recognized institution in Community Planning or in a discipline related to planning.
  • Be a Certified member (RPP) with the Planning Institute of BC (PIBC) or equivalent affiliate.
  • Have a minimum of four years recent experience in land use planning, preferably in a municipal setting.
In addition to strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills, you have the ability to exercise sound decision-making while multitasking and working under tight timelines to respond to rapid changes in direction and priorities.

The Rewards

We offer a competitive wage of $39.35 per hour based on a 35-hour work week, and a comprehensive benefits package that supports the financial security, health and well-being of our employees and their families. This position provides an opportunity to work with great people in a supportive, team environment, and offers professional development and training opportunities.

If you are looking for a dynamic working environment where you will be provided opportunities to continue to grow and learn new skills, then this is the right opportunity for you!

For a detailed job description on this CUPE bargaining unit position, please visit the “Employment Opportunitiessection of our website at

This posting closes at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, October 23, 2019

To apply: Please send your resume with covering letter, quoting Competition EXT-19-58 to:

City of Campbell River
301 St. Ann’s Road
Campbell River, BC V9W 4C7

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: October 2, 2019, 3:17 pm
Expires: October 23, 2019, 4:30 pm

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