Planning Assistant - Transportation

City of North Vancouver

The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver
Planning Assistant - Transportation
Temporary Full-time)

The Planning Department is looking for a temporary full-time Planning Assistant - Transportation to join their team for approximately one year.

As residents, employees and visitors to the City of North Vancouver move through our multi-modal network, the Transportation Planning team is actively shaping a healthy and highly livable future by setting the long-term vision, policies and plans. 

The Planning Assistant will provide front-line customer service and support to the public regarding sustainable transportation programs and parking management enquiries. You will assist in the maintenance of the team’s project management materials while working with key transportation data from a variety of external and internal sources.  You will support the team with engagement initiatives with the public and stakeholders at transportation and related City events and support your supervisor in the creation of materials.  Your excellent organizational skills will ensure continued success with the City’s vision of creating increased mobility options by supporting senior staff  in collecting data, performing field checks and issues management. 

You will have a diploma in Urban Planning or a degree in Geography or Urban Studies with courses in transportation planning and/or civil engineering. You will have experience in municipal planning or engineering, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Sound knowledge of the practices, principles, techniques, methods and procedures applicable to transportation planning is also required. Familiarity with the City’s transportation network and policies would be an asset.  In addition, you will have strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) and data management skills as well as excellent communication and customer service skills with experience at community engagement events. 

For temporary full-time positions of eight (8) months or longer, a City employee who is successful on the posting will have the right to revert to their former position.

$31.62 – 37.23 per hour
(Pay grade 21 – January 2018 rates)
Currently under review

Hours of Work:
The City of North Vancouver currently works on a compressed work schedule of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, with one scheduled day off (Monday or Friday) approximately each three-week scheduling cycle.

Please apply on-line through the Career Portal at prior to 5:00 p.m., Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.

Posting #:  2018 - 0110         

Organization: City of North Vancouver
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Planning & Development
Posted: October 11, 2018, 11:42 am
Expires: October 25, 2018, 5:00 pm

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