Planning Technician I - Sunshine Coast Regional District

Competition # V1525

Planning Technician I

Full-Time, Regular
Closing Date: 4:30 pm, Wednesday, July 6, 2022
The Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) is the regional government serving the approximate 30,000 residents of the Sunshine Coast, BC. Bordered by rugged mountains on one side and the Georgia Strait on the other, the Sunshine Coast is situated on a peninsula between Howe Sound and Jervis Inlet in the traditional territory of the shíshálh and Skwxwú7mesh First Nations. Known for its mild winters, beautiful surroundings, arts, recreation, and culture, the Sunshine Coast of BC is not only a preferred tourist destination, it is a great place to live, work and play. Whatever your interests or hobbies, they are here waiting for you, along with an excellent next step in your career in planning.
The Sunshine Coast Regional District is currently inviting applications for the position of Planning Technician I (Full- Time). We are looking for a friendly and talented person to join our team. If you are a highly organized, service-oriented individual with excellent interpersonal skills, who thrives in a fast-paced environment, then this is the role for you! The successful applicant can expect to receive direct support and supervision from skilled Senior Planners and ongoing guidance and leadership from the Manager, Planning and Development, and will have ongoing responsibilities for providing technical support to the division through permit application reviews and public inquiries for the Planning and Development division.


  • Two (2) year diploma, in planning land development technology or other related discipline.


  • Minimum one (1) year related experience.

This is a bargaining unit position with a wage rate of $32.97 per hour and includes a full benefit package upon successful completion of a four-month probationary period with the SCRD. The SCRD also provides for paid sick leave, annual vacation starting at 4% and increasing to 6% after probation, 13 statutory holidays, paid Family Responsibility Leave and we are currently offering flexible work schedules in a hybrid environment based on mutually agreeable arrangements.
Applications for this position must include a current resume and a cover letter quoting the competition number, submitted via EMAIL to Human Resources by the closing date and time shown above. Qualification requirements including formal education, training, experience and other skills and knowledge can be found in the job description available with the website posting at
Sunshine Coast Regional District

Organization: Sunshine Coast Regional District
Location: Sechelt, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Planning & Development
Posted: June 22, 2022, 12:15 pm
Expires: July 6, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Job Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
Rate: $32.97 Hour

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