BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Manager of Planning & Development Services

(Regular Full-Time – Exempt Position)

The Township of Spallumcheen has an exciting opportunity for a Manager of Planning and Development Services to join our dynamic management team.

The Township of Spallumcheen is a beautiful rural agricultural community in British Columbia located in the Spallumcheen Valley between Vernon and Enderby which completely surrounds the City of Armstrong. Responsible for the maintenance of over 200 kilometers of roads, 4 water systems, several rural and urban parks, the Township of Spallumcheen boasts a rural land base of 26,892 hectares hosting 5,106 residents. Supported by a vibrant Industrial Park, residents and visitors experience the oldest and largest municipality in the Southern Interior of British Columbia.

The Manager of Planning and Development Services reports to the Chief Administrative Officer and Manages Planning, Building, and Engineering for the Township.

The Manager of Planning and Development Services is responsible for managing the following:
  • Planning,
  • Development Services,
  • Engineering,
  • Customer service related to developers, customers, residents and taxpayers,

The required education, training and experience for this position include:
  • completion of Grade 12.
  • minimum of seven years practical experience in a municipal or private sector planning/development services role; demonstrated experience in complex business administration and project management, including planning, building, budgeting, cost estimating, asset management principles and scheduling.
  • It is preferred, but not required, that the candidate possess a diploma in a recognized planning designation.

The complete job description can be accessed under Contact Us/Careers at

A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits are offered.

Please submit, in confidence, your detailed resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in this opportunity, including your salary expectations to:

Doug Allin, Chief Administrative Officer
Township of Spallumcheen
4144 Spallumcheen Way  Spallumcheen, B.C., V0E 1B6

Closing date for receipt of applications is 1:00 p.m. Thursday, July 25th, 2019.

* Interviews will be undertaken as applications are received – however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. planning

Location: Spallumcheen, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Planning & Development
Posted: July 2, 2019, 3:53 pm
Expires: July 25, 2019, 1:00 pm