BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Planner II
(1 Year Term Position)

The City of Campbell River is seeking a term full-time Planner II.

To cover a one year leave, we have a vacancy for a term full-time Planner to work in our Long Range Planning and Sustainability Department.  

As part of a focused team, you will be working in a fast-paced and community service oriented environment. Reporting to the Long Range Planning & Sustainability Supervisor, you will be involved in the research, analysis and development of long range plans and policies, public presentations and the provision of technical advice to internal and external stakeholders.  

Key projects include coordinating the City’s review of the Official Community Plan’s urban growth policies, sea level rise planning project and other long range planning and sustainability initiatives.

To complement your passion for community planning, you also hold the following qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Degree in Community Planning or in a discipline related to planning.
  • Minimum of 4 years of planning experience within the last 7 years in community or regional planning, preferably in a local government setting.  
  • Eligibility for membership with the Planning Institute of BC (PIBC)
  • Preferred criteria: Certified member (RPP) with the Planning Institute of BC (PIBC) and the Canadian Institute of Planners.

Consideration will be given to candidates with the appropriate qualifications and experience to be offered a Senior Planner role ($43.88/hr) for this term position.

The hourly rate of pay for this CUPE bargaining unit position is $39.35 per hour working 35 hours per week. We offer professional development opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package.  

For a detailed job description that lists all the necessary qualifications for this position, please visit the “Employment Opportunities” section of our website at

Please send your resume with covering letter, quoting Competition EXT-19-03-3 to:

Human Resources Department
City of Campbell River
301 St. Ann's Road, Campbell River, BC   V9W 4C7
Fax: (250) 286-5760

This posting will remain open until filled.
Review of applications will commence immediately.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short listed
for interviews will be contacted.

Location: Campbell River, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Planning & Development
Posted: March 28, 2019, 3:25 pm
Expires: April 30, 2019, 4:30 pm