Employment - Planning Technician

The Township of Essa is looking for a Planning Technician to join our team!

Located in south Simcoe County, with a mix of rural and urban amenities and a current population of 23,500, the Township of Essa requires a permanent, full-time Planning Technician to assist within a busy Planning & Development Department.

Major Responsibilities: Reporting to the Manager of Planning & Development, the successful candidate will be responsible to administer over the Township Zoning By-law, relaying zoning on enquiry; review building permit applications; prepare building and zoning compliance certificates; circulate applications; coordinate planning approvals; and prepare maps and schedules using CAD and GIS software.

Qualifications: Must possess highly developed organizational skills, excellent communication and customer service skills and diversified computer software knowledge including familiarity with GIS programs. Requires good knowledge of the Planning Act and planning issues facing Simcoe County. Report writing skills an asset. University Degree or a College Diploma from a Post-Secondary Planning School a requirement.

The 2022 salary being offered is $25.06/hr - $29.48/hr, 40 hours/week. The Township of Essa offers excellent benefits and a competitive compensation package.

Applicants are to submit a covering letter and resume by 3:00 p.m., August 19, 2022 to:

Planning Technician Recruitment
Attention: Athena Piskopos, Executive Assistant/HR Coordinator Township of Essa, 5786 County Road
#21, Utopia, Ontario L0M 1T0

Planning Technician Position
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