Planning Assistant

Posted: October 8th
Deadline: Thursday October 24th - 4:00pm

The Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge is seeking applications for a Planning Assistant. The successful applicant will provide administrative support for the Planning Department. Duties include processing and filing planning applications, building permits and by-law enforcement documents.

Minimum Job Requirements: College degree in administration/business with two years office experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Superior customer service skills and the ability to deal with the public and staff in a courteous and tactful manner. Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi task. Ability to work well in a team environment. Ability to communicate effectively and concisely, both orally and in writing. Must have advanced computer skills. Knowledge of mapping software would be an asset. A background in municipal planning would be an asset. Click below for the full job description:

Planning Assistant Job Description

This position will be 35 hours per week Monday to Friday. Wages range between $24.94 and $26.25 per hour. Group benefits and insurance plus pension plan (OMERS) offered.

All applications will be submitted in confidence to:
Heather Daigle, Human Resources Clerk
Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge
3250 Hwy 130
Rosslyn ON P7K 0B1
(807) 935-2613 x 235
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The Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge is an equal opportunity employer.
Reasonable accommodations are available upon request for all parts of the recruitment process

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicant information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.