Job #10928

Senior Planner


MMM Group Limited
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Posting Date
Sep 24, 2012
Dec 2, 2012
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Description / Qualifications

MMM Group is passionate about making a difference in communities through delivering innovative solutions that promote economic, social and ecological viability. Our employees improve and transform neighbourhoods across Canada and around the world, delivering diverse and sustainable solutions that become a reality through their project contributions.

 We are valued and trusted by our clients and partners because of our commitment to deliver outstanding work and customer service every single day. Our employees are the reason behind our success, and we strongly believe in providing the resources, opportunities, training, and guidance needed to help them reach their full potential.

Take the next step in your career and join a great employer – one that provides an exceptional and dynamic work environment that motivates, and encourages teamwork, initiative, and creativity. With us, you will have continuous opportunities for professional growth and development; along with the opportunity to work on award-winning projects alongside highly-respected individuals who are authorities in their fields; and the opportunity to make a difference.

Be Challenged. Be Known. Be Among Friends.

Position Description:
Under the direction of and in collaboration with the Manager of the Planning and Development Unit, the incumbent will manage the delivery of land use planning projects. The Senior Planner can expect to be challenged by a variety of tasks undertaken in a demanding and rewarding business environment. Our expectation is that you will assume increasing responsibility towards the management of a number of large multi-disciplinary projects in a professional manner that displays problem-solving and excellent decision-making skills. The incumbent should be a team player and will assist or mentor junior staff as required.

Responsibilities and Duties:
•Planning policy and zoning interpretation/administration for municipal and development clients
•Research and presentation of planning analysis
•Professional planning consulting services to the land development industry including project design and planning approval processes
•Public consultation skills
•Preparation of planning documents such as development plans, area structure plans, growth studies and/or zoning by-laws
•Experience in subdivision design and/or sustainable community planning projects with demonstrated practical application of sustainable principles would be seen as an asset

•CIP Membership is preferred
•Minimum of 7-15 years of progressive experience in a municipal or consulting environment
•Previous experience in a policy planning or zoning administration role in a municipality, working with transportation planners on integrated design solutions and/or sustainable LEED ND initiatives will set you apart from your peer group
•Possess excellent written and oral communication and time management skills
•To succeed in this position you must be a highly motivated, organized, flexible, enthusiastic team-player committed to upholding MMM Group’s reputation for delivering high quality service

To learn more about this position, our firm and the projects we have been involved in, or to apply to this position, please visit our website: Be sure to include a list of relevant projects that would be pertinent to this position. In an effort to reduce our environmental footprint, we strongly encourage applicants to submit their resume online.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. MMM Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. 1-800-207-2138
613-237-PLAN (7526)