Senior Planner

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1085

We are recruiting for an Associate/Senior Planner on behalf of our client, an urban design consulting firm, located near Vaughan. They are looking for an experienced Associate/Senior Planner with 7+ years experience to join their team.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a focus on Community Planning, Geography, Land Development or other related topics (Graduate degree an asset)
  • Registered Professional Planner (RPP) designation
  • Minimum of seven (7) years of progressive planning experience
  • Experience managing issues at the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) / Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT)
  • Possess the knowledge and experience to provide strategic advice to clients and represent various client interests
  • Project management and problem-solving skills to lead multiple projects and files to a successful conclusion
  • Provide guidance to and mentor Junior and Intermediate planning staff
  • Demonstrated success leading major projects through the approval process
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and oral, with all levels of staff, Council and the public