Qualifications: - Must have a college Diploma or University Degree in Planning, Geography or related discipline with a minimum of 2-3 years of related experience working with Planning applications. - General knowledge of principles of planning in a municipal government - Working knowledge of the operation of personal computers and software, in particular Microsoft Office, in a Windows and network environment - Ability and skill to design and evaluate subdivisions and developments giving consideration to servicing, bylaws and other relevant legislation - Ability to prepare clear and concise reports; organize work schedule to meet deadlines and priorities; and assist in preparing plans, drawings, visual tools and maps; - Ability to apply bylaws and legislation to land use applications - Ability and skills to operate a computer system utilizing Microsoft Office - Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and to deal courteously, tactfully and diplomatically with elected officials, other managers and employees, and the public; and,
- Ability to read and understand bylaws, legislation, legal plans, and related technical material; ability to interpret and apply such material to land use planning applications and scenarios
- Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills.
- Must possess and maintain a valid Ontario Driver’s License.
This is an 18-month temporary posting.
City of Kenora
1 Main St. S Kenora, ON P9N 3X2