Municipal Planner

Eastern District Planning Commission
May 17, 2022
(902) 625-5361

The Eastern District Planning Commission provides planning and development services for the Counties of Antigonish, Inverness, Richmond, Victoria and the Towns of Antigonish and Port Hawkesbury through the efforts of a small team of planners, inspectors, technical and support staff. We are presently accepting applications for the position of: Municipal Planner

As a member of our team, the successful candidate will be a professional who can take initiative and work independently while keeping the rest of the team updated; someone who will perform a variety of tasks related to the provision of long and short-term policy and regulatory advice to our Municipal Councils. A working knowledge of the Nova Scotia Municipal Government Act, and software associated with a planning office is therefore essential for this position.

The successful candidate will have a combination of planning experience and education which will have prepared him/her for the challenges of working with minimal supervision and with significant control over their schedule. Membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners is preferred. Must have a valid drivers’ license in good standing and the use of a personal vehicle. The salary range for this position is $55,532 to $64,965, commensurate to experience. Resumes including a cover letter will be received until 4:30 p.m., Tuesday May 17, 2022, addressed to:

John Bain, Director
Eastern District Planning Commission
606 Reeves Street, Unit 3
Port Hawkesbury, NS B9A 2R7

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