Planning Assistant 3

City of Burnaby

Planning Assistant 3

Competition No.: 2020-052
Duration: Regular Full Time
Salary: $4,908 – 5,113 – 5,323 – 5,547 – 5,778/month (2019 Rates))
Last Updated: 7/23/20 8:00 AM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

This is technical and clerical work related to the gathering and preparation of diverse information relative to a variety of municipal planning matters. An incumbent researches, collects, analyzes and reports to a superior on specific aspects of planning projects such as Development Applications, Community Plans, Zoning, Policy Development and matters of a similar nature; assembles a variety of data from available sources to assist professional staff in their reply to specific requests for information and in their preparation of reports; conducts site visits and field research to facilitate the preparation of statistical and graphic presentations. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include completion of grade 12 supplemented by technical courses plus sound related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the bylaws, department policies, practices and procedures governing the work performed. Sound knowledge of graphic presentation methods and techniques applicable to municipal planning work. Ability to perform work with minimal supervision; to explain and apply various bylaws and procedures and to assist various contacts on matters related to the work; to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external contacts. Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia is required.

Two positions are available.

Please submit your application online by Tuesday August 04, 2020.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Planning & Development
Posted: July 28, 2020, 9:54 am
Expires: August 4, 2020, 4:45 pm

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