Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing Career Opportunity

Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

Planning Technician
$56,478.64- $64,337.78 annually

The University Endowment Lands (UEL) is a program in the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Local Government Division. UEL provides municipal-like services to a small community located between the University of British Columbia and the City of Vancouver. Services include the provision of public works (water, sanitary, storm, solid waste, sidewalk and road infrastructure), development services (planning and building construction regulation) and administration (permits, licences and bylaw enforcement).

The Planning Technician is responsible for the application and enforcement of the UEL Land Use, Building and Community Administration Bylaw, the UEL Official Community Plan and the UEL Act and Regulations. The Planning Technician provides technical information pertaining to land use and development regulations, and undertakes assigned tasks and projects including the review and processing of various types of land use and development applications. The Planning Technician works independently; exercising initiative and judgement to ensure work meets required standards for quality and is completed on schedule.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • University degree in Land Use Planning, or technical diploma from a recognized institution in architectural, building technology, planning, or equivalent combination of education, training and 2 years related experience, preferably in a local government setting.
  • Preference may be given to applicants with 2 years of experience in a local government.
  • Valid BC Driver’s Licence.

For more information and to apply online by January 27, 2019, please go to:

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Sunday, January 27, 2019