The Peel District School Board Intermediate Planning Officer will report to the Manager of Planning.
Responsibilities will include: the collection, production, maintenance and analysis of planning and development related data and information to assist in student enrolment projections which directly impact the annual budget and teaching staff requirements, as well as the Capital Expenditure Forecast. Use of the department's Geographic Information System (GIS) and student projection and development tracking applications are integral to the role. Other responsibilities include financial analysis of alternative Capital Strategies, mapping requirements for Board reports, preparation of the Annual Planning Document, direction of site acquisitions and sale, review of school attendance boundaries and other related duties as may be required.
• Post secondary education in Urban Planning, Geography or Urban Studies
• Minimum 5 years experience in Municipal Planning
• Experience using and maintaining current GIS software applications and spatial data
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are necessary to deal effectively with staff, Board employees and general public
• Demonstrated commitment to working in a diverse school community and/or work environment
• Working knowledge and understanding of computer hardware and software packages
(i.e. Microsoft Office, Adobe Illustrator, Oracle, SIS etc.)
• Attention to detail and commitment to accuracy are highly important in the delivery of job duties
SALARY: C5-1 - (Min. $75,217 - Max. $89,475) per annum (Under Review)
Duties are to commence as soon as possible.
Quote file number: ASG #40 in the subject line
Applications in writing must be received by the undersigned no later than 4:30 p.m., Monday, November 11, 2013. You should allow two days for courier delivery to ensure that your application meets this deadline. Please include an up-to-date resume including your work location, residence and business telephone numbers.
We appreciate the interest of all applicants, but will only be interviewing candidates, whose skills, experience and qualifications best meet the requirements of the position.
The Peel District School Board is committed to equity in employment. We are committed to equitable hiring practices that allow us to hire qualified staff who reflect the full diversity of the Region of Peel. We will make any reasonable accommodation, based on any of the human rights protected grounds, to support candidates to participate in the hiring process.
When contacted, candidates will be provided with an overview of the various elements of the selection process, such as tests and skill demonstrations. We will provide employment accommodation (i.e. an accessible location, rescheduling of interviews that fall on holy days) if we are advised of an applicant's needs in advance of any part of the selection process
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