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Imagine a career with the City of Richmond, a dynamic environment for growth and continuous improvement, fostered by our collective strengths and creativity. We are a vibrant, diverse cosmopolitan city, supported by a strong economy and recognized as leaders in innovation and service delivery excellence. The City of Richmond is committed to be the most appealing, livable, well-managed community in Canada, a goal that is only made possible by developing our most valuable asset – our people. This is a great opportunity to join our team and shape our community.

Program Coordinator, Development

Regular Full-Time
Job ID: 2017174
$100,223 to $125,279 annually (2017 rates)

Reporting to the Director of Development, the Program Coordinator, Development is a management level professional planning position that involves considerable independent judgement in the administration of the day-to-day activities of the Planning & Development Division.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in leading complex planning projects through the development application process and must be an effective communicator, with the ability to effectively lead and mentor planning staff, and liaise with other City Divisions and stakeholder groups.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in municipal planning, and possess superior communication skills, and a sound knowledge of municipal planning regulations, policies, and administrative procedures. A degree in Planning or Architecture, at a Master’s level supplemented by a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience OR an equivalent combination of related education and experience is required.

The successful candidate should also be eligible for membership with the Planning Institute of BC.

For further information regarding position details and to apply, please visit our website at

We are accepting applications until August 7, 2017 at 11:59pm.

The City of Richmond offers a competitive pay and benefits program, attractive incentives and a compressed work day schedule.

The City of Richmond is an inclusive employer committed to employment equity objectives and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. No telephone inquiries please.
This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Location: Richmond, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Planning & Development
Posted: July 14, 2017, 2:43 pm
Expires: August 7, 2017, 11:59 pm