City of Mount Pearl
Mount Pearl, NL
$33.48 per hour


Department of Community Development

Mount Pearl is a vibrant, progressive community with an exceptional quality of community life and a strong sense of home.  We are home to 23,000 people who live, work and play here and our economy is dynamic and rooted in innovation and excellence. We are seeking a person who is strategically focused on the continual growth and community development of Mount Pearl.

The role

Under the general direction of the Manager of Development & Planning, the Planner assists in or undertakes a range of planning activities, including: research for and preparation, production, and analysis of planning and development related studies, plans, policies, and statistical information; prepares and reviews Municipal Plan and Development Regulations amendments; processes development applications; offers advice and assistance to government authorities and the public on related matters; and updates the planning library.

The ideal candidate

Experience in municipal planning supplemented by graduation from a post-secondary institution with a degree in planning or a related field with eligibility for registration with the Canadian Institute of Planners or an equivalent combination of qualifications. Course work in cartography, urban design, statistics, urban geography, sociology and economics would be an asset.

Our team is the place for you!

The City offers a respectful, safe and exciting work environment focused on public service; competitive wage of $33.48 per hour; comprehensive programs in health and wellness; and a defined benefit pension with transfer-in options.

Review of applications will begin on June 15, 2018.

Interested applicants may apply, in confidence, by submitting a cover letter and resume in PDF format referencing the competition number Competition Number: DCD-2018-XX-EX to

The City thanks all interested applicants. Selected applicants will be notified if invited for an interview.  To check the status of the competition or view the detailed job description please visit our website at or contact Human Resources at 709-748-1094.

Published on:
June 7, 2018 - 9:33am
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