BC Local Government Job Posting Service

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) is located in the southern interior of British Columbia. Surrounded by mountains, lakes and rivers, this region is abundant in breathtaking vistas and endless adventures, not to mention a burgeoning arts/culture scene. The RDKB administration office is located in Trail, BC, which combined with the nearby communities of Warfield, Montrose, Fruitvale and the resort municipality of Rossland have a population of approximately 20,000. The area is well known for its downhill and cross-country skiing and mountain biking.

The RDKB delivers services in the areas of regional planning, protective services, liquid and solid waste management, and recreation and culture. We invite you to bring your skills, passion, and expertise to help us to continue to provide a professional level of governance that is both responsive and accountable to the needs of our communities. We offer competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; a municipal pension plan; and varied opportunities for professional growth and development.  

Our Planning and Development Department is currently seeking a:

(Permanent Full Time) 

Reporting to the Manager of Planning and Development, the Planner is primarily responsible for processing development applications such as bylaw amendments, development permits, subdivisions and Agricultural Land Commission referrals. Other general duties include undertaking special planning projects and preparing formal planning documents. The ideal candidate should have a degree in urban or regional planning, or a related discipline, and some experience in a planning office, preferably at the local government level. 

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The successful candidate will be subject to the CUPE Local 2254 Collective Agreement and will work out of the RDKB’s Trail Administration office.

Cover letters and resumes should be sent to:

Donna Dean, Manager of Planning and Development
Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
843 Rossland Avenue, Trail, BC  V1R 4S8

The closing date for receipt of applications is June 21, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Trail, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Planning & Development
Posted: May 28, 2019, 9:44 am
Expires: June 21, 2019, 4:30 pm