Director, Planning and Development Services

Town of Ajax

Experience it – Ajax!

The Town of Ajax, situated on the northern shore of Lake Ontario, is an innovative municipal sector leader that provides a variety of services to one of the fastest growing communities in Ontario.  With over 120,000 residents, Ajax's rich heritage and culturally diverse community make it a great place to work and live.

Director, Planning and Development Services

Planning & Development Services
EXEMPT

The Director, Planning and Development Services leads the Planning, Building, Economic Development and Engineering functions to ensure well-coordinated and managed growth and development while safe guarding the wellbeing, environmental integrity and sustainability of the Town. Reporting directly to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Director leads strategic, high visibility projects/studies, ensures adherence to the Planning Act and other relevant legislation and maintains productive relationships with the Mayor, Council, Staff and other key stakeholders within the community

This position is a member of the Management Committee which is responsible for moving forward the objectives of the CAO and Council.

Our ideal candidate will have a University Degree in a related discipline, along with a professional planning designation .You will have over 10 year’s experience as a dedicated and disciplined leader with extensive knowledge of planning and sound knowledge of relevant legislation at the municipal, provincial and federal level. You have exceptional interpersonal skills, a reputation for building and leading strong teams and creating a supportive, accountable work culture.

To express your interest in this key leadership opportunity please submit your resume and related information in confidence to ajaxplanning@lesp.ca by June 12th, 2020. 

We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Town of Ajax is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and accessibility within the workplace where all employees feel valued, respected and supported. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005), upon request, accommodation will be provided by both Legacy Executive Search Partners and The Town of Ajax throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.

Organization: Town of Ajax
Location: Ajax, ON
Region: Zone 4
Professional Category(s): Planning & Development
Posted: May 19, 2020, 11:50 am
Expires: June 12, 2020, 4:30 pm

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