District of North Saanich 

Full Time Planning Technician

(Six Month Term)
($31.24 – 33.17 per hour) (2016 rates)

The District of North Saanich invites applications for the full-time position of Planning Technician for a six month term. Under the direction of the Director of Planning and Community Services, the Planning Technician is responsible for technical planning work in processing development, rezoning, land use contract applications, and development variance permits and in assembling, collating and analyzing research data. The work involves researching and preparing draft policy guidelines for discussion with senior staff and requires the assembling, collating and analyzing research data relating to a broad range of general municipal planning and other corporate matters. The ideal applicant will also be required to review building permit and business license applications for compliance with zoning regulations.  

Candidates must have a university degree or technical diploma in planning or a related discipline plus one year related experience, preferably in a Municipal Planning Department.

This position is a Union position and is subject to the terms and conditions in the collective agreement between District of North Saanich and the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 374. More information on this opportunity including a complete job description is available for review in the Employment section of the North Saanich website at

Applications may be submitted by mail or email before 4:00 p.m. on Monday, October 1, 2018 to:

Curt Kingsley, Director of Corporate Services
District of North Saanich
1620 Mills Road North Saanich, B.C.  V8L 5S9

The District of North Saanich thanks all applicants however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Location: North Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Planning & Development
Posted: September 14, 2018, 3:30 pm
Expires: October 1, 2018, 4:00 pm