Job Description
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Competition No.: 2024033 Hours Per Week: 35
Close Date: 12/04/2024 04:00 PM Remuneration: $79,793 - $101,519 per annum
Location: PLANNING Instructions: Please submit your cover letter and resume in one file
Duration: Temporary, full-time


The Town of Stony Plain Planning & Infrastructure department is currently recruiting for a temporary full-time Current Planner. Under the supervision of the Manager of Planning and Development, this position is responsible for coordinating and processing subdivision applications and endorsement packages, development agreements, and related planning bylaws while providing related information to developers, landowners, and the general public. This role supports municipal planning projects, strategies, and initiatives through conducting research, creating and delivering maps and presentations, and preparing planning documents and related material.

The ideal candidate for this position will have a post-secondary degree in land use planning or a related field combined with 2 years’ directly related experience in a municipal land use planning field. Additional education or experience with geographic information systems will be considered an asset. General knowledge of bylaws, planning documents, Municipal Government Act, Subdivision and Development Regulation and the land use planning framework in Alberta will ensure success in this position. This individual will have strong organizational skills, a high degree of personal initiative, integrity and professionalism and ability to establish effective working relationships in a multi-disciplinary team environment. Membership or eligibility for membership in the Alberta Professional Planners Association and Canadian Institute of Planners is required.

This is a temporary full-time position for up to 3 years pending funding availability after the first year.  Based on a 35-hour work week, the annual salary range for this position is $79,793 - $101,519.  This is an in-office position with the option to participate in a flexible work schedule after successful completion of the probationary period.  The Town offers a number of employee incentives, including an excellent 100% employer paid benefit package.

For complete details, please refer to the job description attached.

Deadline for application submission: Friday, April 12, 2024, at 4:00pm 

The Town of Stony Plain thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Required Education and Training :
  • Land Use Planning
Preferred Education and Training :
  • none