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Town of Collingwood

Date Posted:    November 16, 2020

Closing date:   November 30, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

Job Type:        Permanent Full-Time

Hours of work: 35 per week, usually Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; flexibility in scheduling is necessary as there may be the occasional requirement to attend to functions outside of normal work hours and/or work overtime as needed.

Start date:       December 2020

Note:               Interest, qualifications and/or experience in heritage planning related matters an asset.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Director of Planning, Building & Economic Development, Community Planners are responsible for providing planning advice related to the full range of Planning Act development applications, land use and community planning matters.  Functions include:  acting as project manager; leading and working as part of an interdepartmental and interagency team in the review of development applications and corporate and policy initiatives; preparing planning reports for development applications; researching and preparing policy and community planning recommendations reflective of best practices and aligned with corporative strategic objectives ; and, professionally representing the Town in planning presentation and testimony and cross examination before the Local Planning Appeals Tribunal (LPAT) and other quasi-judicial and other appeal proceedings.  The position is also responsible for developing policy on various community planning matters.  The main duties and responsibilities of the position are in the areas of: development review; research, analysis and project work; other division functions; and, LPAT proceedings.  One Community Planner will be designated with heritage planning related matters.

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