Manager of Community Development and Bylaw Services

Town of Princeton

Manager of Community Development and Bylaw Services


Posting Date: October 17, 2018  
Closing Date: Until Filled


We are seeking a dynamic leader with outstanding organizational and interpersonal skills and a broad range of experience.  Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer in this position and is responsible for a variety of managerial, supervisory and professional duties related to municipal planning and development, permits, licensing, building construction, and inspection and bylaw interpretation and enforcement. In addition to the ability to provide strategic and creative input into the department, this position will require strong administrative and interpersonal skills, and embrace our vision of maintaining and enhancing…unique and bright future. We are looking for someone with a transparent, team-oriented leadership style and a proven track record who will embrace this exciting new opportunity in our organization.

The Manager of Community Development and Bylaw Services will act as a key resource in providing strategic and creative input and coordination of current planning cases and contributes to the development and implementation of long-term plans, policies, objectives and modifications to the Official Community Plan, Zoning Bylaws and other related bylaws.

This position will provide the CAO and Council with reports, professional advice and recommended courses of action on departmental issues, including analysis of issues, options available, advantages and disadvantages and policy issues associated with alternative Council actions. Ensures that Council decisions affecting the sections are carried out in a timely and efficient manner and that Council is informed of actions taken and issues that may come before Council. Attends and presents information at Council, and Public Hearings as required.

Liaises with and makes presentations to the public, external agencies, community groups, advisory committees, Council and Town staff related to planning issues and initiatives, and addresses issues, answers questions and provides feedback as required.

The successful candidate will have a degree from a recognized university in land use planning, public administration, business administration, urban geography, or other related field and three to five years of supervisory experience. As well as a Commercial Level 3 Building Inspection Certificate.

The Town offers a competitive and comprehensive remuneration and benefits package. This is an excellent opportunity to join a team dedicated to creating a vibrant, sustainable, complete and livable community.

Town of Princeton
Attention: Cheryl A. Martens, CAO
PO Box 670
151 Vermilion Ave
Princeton, BC V0X 1W0
Or email: cao@princeton.ca

The Town of Princeton thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those chosen to be interviewed will be contacted.


Organization: Town of Princeton
Location: Princeton, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Bylaw Enforcement, Community Development
Posted: October 17, 2018, 1:19 pm
Expires: November 30, 2018, 4:30 pm

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