Requisition ID: 14215
The City of Vancouver is striving to become the greenest city in the world, and a city powered entirely by renewable energy before 2050. We are proud to be one of BC's Top Employers, Canada's Best Diversity Employers, and one of Canada's Greenest Employers. With employees that have helped Vancouver consistently rank as one of the world's most livable cities, the City values a diverse workforce which represents the vibrant community we so proudly serve.
Consider joining our committed team of staff and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
Main Purpose & Function
The City-wide Plan coordinated and managed by Planning, Urban Design and Sustainability is a major cross-departmental program to develop, implement, monitor and steward a long-range strategic plan to guide Vancouver to a bright, sustainable future looking out to 2050 and beyond. This transformative initiative advances and integrates policy areas across all disciplines of the City encompassing social, economic, environmental and cultural objectives through an over-arching lens of equity, reconciliation and resiliency. It will guide strategic planning and policy at the City in the future in alignment with Council, corporate and departmental policies, priorities, investments and actions.
This is an Planning Assistant III position initially assigned to the newly formed City-wide Plan integrated project team, Long-Range and Strategic Planning, PDS. As part of the project team this position will provide technical support to public engagement and policy development work for the city-wide plan, and other planning projects in Long-Range and Strategic Planning, as required.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
The Planning Assistant III will perform a variety of technical work, including:
Education and Experience:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
A current and valid Class (appropriate class for position) BC Driver’s License or higher and a satisfactory driving record.
Business Unit/Department: Planning, Urban Design & Sustainability (1275)
Affiliation: CUPE 15 Non Pks
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Position Start Date: October, 2019
Salary Information: Pay Grade GR-021: $32.25 to $37.97 per hour
Application Close: September 20, 2019
At the City of Vancouver, we are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we so proudly serve. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, including Indigenous applicants, all genders, nationalities and persons with disabilities.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion.