BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Planning Technician

The District of Summerland has an excellent full-time opportunity for a qualified Planning Technician.  Summerland is a friendly town located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley with a population of approximately 11,600 residents.  Our easy access to beautiful beaches, scenic biking and hiking trails, mountains and vineyards, and our warm community spirit help make Summerland a desirable place to raise your family where others come for a vacation! 

The Planning Technician provides technical support, customer and planning services on land use (Technical Development Permits, Development Variance Permits) and subdivision applications; and other development related issues.  The successful applicant will have the ability to read architectural, engineering and site plans and understand specifications and have working knowledge of standard planning, building and subdivision procedures and methods; including familiarity with the Local Government Act, Community Charter other related legislation relevant to the role and responsibilities of the Planning Technician.

Please view our website at for a complete job description and the required qualifications.  This is a fulltime CUPE position and offers an hourly rate of $32.30 – $34.00 per hour as well as a competitive benefits package and pension.

Interest applicants please email a resume and cover letter in pdf format, quoting Competition # 19-35E, by Monday, October 14, 2019 to

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Summerland, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Planning & Development
Posted: September 30, 2019, 8:34 am
Expires: October 14, 2019, 4:30 pm