Planning Clerk

Regular Full Time Position

If you are customer service driven and enjoy working on a team, the District of Saanich has an opportunity for you.  The Planning Clerk provides clerical, administrative support and customer service to various sections of the Planning Department. The successful candidate will be responsible for word processing assignments, maintaining an electronic mail log, data entry, filing, receiving applications, entering cases and circulating case information, database updating and maintenance, handling cash and issuing receipts. Other duties involve providing customer service to the public at the counter, through phone and email enquiries.
Requirements include Grade 12 or equivalent plus a certificate in office or business administration; experience or training in standard computer applications including word processing, spreadsheets, electronic mail and internet; experience with Graphic Design Software; one year of office experience in a Planning Department environment, including experience working in a customer service capacity; experience in receiving and balancing cash and keyboarding speed of 60 wpm.  Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $28.94 per hour with an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at  Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on MONDAY, MAY 28, 2018, quoting competition 103.18 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted.  We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Planning & Development,Office Administration
Posted: May 11, 2018, 3:07 pm
Expires: May 28, 2018, 11:45 pm