Port Colborne
Friday, July 3, 2015


The Corporation of the City of Port Colborne is currently accepting applications for a temporary full time contract Planner position.

Reporting to the Director of Planning and Development, the Planner is responsible for the review and processing of Planning Act applications including notices, circulations, report writing and follow up in accordance with the established municipal procedures and relevant provincial legislation. The Planner also provides support to the Heritage Port Colborne Committee and responds to general planning inquiries from other municipal departments, outside agencies and the public.

The ideal candidate will have a University Degree or equivalent education specializing in Urban Planning in addition to two (2) years’ experience in Municipal Planning.

The successful candidate will have superior customer service and presentation skills with a strong work ethic. Effective report writing, presentation, communication and organizational skills, are required. This position also requires an individual that thrives in a team environment, with the ability to work autonomously to achieve multiple corporate objective deadlines simultaneously. Proficiency with Microsoft applications are required. Must have a current Class G driver’s license in good standing and available to work various shifts and over time, when required. 

For full details, please click on the job description below:

Planner Job Description


Please send your resume and cover letter to:

City of Port Colborne, 66 Charlotte Street,

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8

Attention: Carrie Stone, CHRL, Human Resources

Or by e-mail to: hr@portcolborne.ca

Fax: 905-835-2969

Application deadline: July 9, 2015 before 12:00 p.m.

Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used to determine suitability. We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.  Accommodation is available upon request.