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Senior Planner - Land Use Posted on Feb 05, 2018 by Scheffer Andrew Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $95,000.00 to $110,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 01, 2018
Job Requirements


Scheffer Andrew Ltd.




Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Provincial license or registration
  • Membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners
  • Membership in a provincial or territorial planning institute


5 years or more

Work Setting

Consulting firm

Specific Skills

  • Review and evaluate proposals for land use and development plans and prepare recommendations
  • Process application for land development permits
  • Present plans to civic, rural and regional authorities and hold public meetings
  • Prepare and recommend land development concepts and plans for zoning, subdivisions, transportation, public utilities, community facilities, parks, agricultural and other land uses
  • Confer with appropriate authorities and interest groups to formulate and develop land use or community plans

Work Location Information

Urban area

Planning Specialization

  • Urban design
  • Residential
  • Regional
  • Public participation and conflict resolution

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Apr 01, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Senior Planner - Land Use is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Urban and Land Use Planners

Interest in synthesizing information to review and evaluate proposals for land use and development plans and prepare recommendations, and to develop long-range objectives for future land use


Interest in precision working to prepare land development concepts and proposals for presentation to civic, rural and regional authorities; and in holding public meetings to present plans, proposals and studies to the general public and special interest groups


Interest in supervising and co-ordinating the work of urban planning technicians and technologists; and in processing applications for land development permits and administering land use plans and zoning by-laws

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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