WSP is currently seeking a Planner to join our Planning, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design department, located at our Thornhill and Toronto offices. Reporting to the Manager, this position will be responsible for supplementing our planning group on land development, and municipal policy projects. The successful candidate can expect to be challenged in a variety of tasks undertaken in a fast-paced and dynamic business environment
- A Canadian success story – a company that grew from humble roots in Quebec to a global, multinational powerhouse with over 48,000 employees worldwide;
- Canada’s leading team for resilient infrastructure – we are constantly innovating, learning, and driving towards a low carbon and resilient Canada;
- Enhance the world around you – from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada;
- Outstanding career opportunities – we’re growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than we were yesterday, for our employees, future employees, and our fellow Canadians, we’re open to your ideas and trying new things;
- A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it’s like to be a part of our journey.
We offer competitive pay, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.
- Managing complex municipal planning and development projects;
- Obtaining planning and development approvals;
- Preparing municipal planning documents such as official plans, zoning by-laws, and secondary plans;
- Preparing planning policy and zoning reviews for municipal and development clients;
- Research and presentation of planning analyses; and
- Other duties as assigned.
- University degree in Planning;
- 2 to 4 years of progressive experience in a municipal or consulting environment;
- Registered Professional Planner in the Province of Ontario (or working towards your designation);
- Project Management experience with land development or municipal planning projects;
- Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, query, analyze, and effectively communicate information;
- Highly motivated, organized, flexible, enthusiastic team player committed to upholding our reputation for delivering high quality service;
- Excellent written and oral communication and time management skills; and
- Valid Ontario Driver’s License