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Planning and Development Officer

Job Type: 
Policy / Planning / Research
Town of Gibbons
Job Description : 

Located only 15 minutes north of Edmonton, Gibbons is just the right mix of small-town life with access to city amenities. With a strong, tight knit team, we are a progressive, forward thinking community and we are growing! 

The Town of Gibbons is looking for an outgoing and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Planning and Development Officer. Reporting to the Assistant CAO, the role of Planning and Development Officer will take the lead on processing development permits and subdivision applications and will be involved in planning policy development, including updates to the Municipal Development Plan and the Land Use Bylaw. We are looking for an individual that demonstrates strong teamwork abilities coupled with proven analytical, development facilitation, and policy formulating skills. 

The ideal candidate will have a sound understanding of the Municipal Government Act, planning regulations, and municipal planning processes and requirements as well as knowledge and experience in municipal land use planning. As a strategic thinker, you will demonstrate exceptional attention to detail and excellent analytical skills combined with interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills. Your prioritization and time management skills will allow you to work on multiple projects under tight timelines. Experience in Economic Development would be considered an asset. 

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Closing Date: 
October 31, 2021
Application Return: 

Please forward your resume with cover letter and salary expectations to:

Mike Dubreuil, Assistant CAO

Town of Gibbons
Box 68
Gibbons, AB  T0A 1N0

We thank all applicants for their interest, however; only those applicants recieving an interview will be contacted.