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Req ID: 9021
Vacancy Type: Permanent 
Number of Positions: 1  
Closing Date: 08/12/2020

Duties and Responsibilities


Reporting to the Manager of Special Projects – Development and Design Division, the successful candidate will: 

  • Participate in or lead special studies on land use, zoning regulations and other development matters
  • Under take thorough research on trending planning and development topics
  • Undertake reviews to keep the Zoning By-law current, in conformity with the Official Plan and reflective of legislative changes
  • Provide advice to City Planning Strategies with respect to implementing zoning by-laws for official plan amendments and special studies
  • Prepare official plan and zoning by-law amendments to implement City-initiated zoning reviews and special study area policies
  • Coordinate comments on City initiated zoning amendment applications from other divisions, departments and agencies.
  • Write reports , attend and make presentations to the Planning and Development Committee and City Council and attend and provide evidence at Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) Hearings
  • Liaise with applicants, Councillors, City staff and other parties
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned
Skills and Qualifications


  • University Degree in Urban Planning or related discipline with a minimum of three years development planning experience
  • Membership in Ontario Professional Planners Institute and Canadian Institute of Planners is preferred.
  • Highly developed research, analytical, report writing, communication, organizational and project management skills are preferred.
  • Must have ability to travel and provide own transportation and be comfortable working work flexible hours.


Hourly Rate/Salary: $ 80,638.00 - $ 107,518.00 
Hours of Work: 35 
Work Location: Civic Centre 
Department/Division/Section: P&B/Planning & Building Dept , P&B/Develop & Design Division , Zoning Services 
Non-Union/Union: Non Union 


A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate, their own expense, to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.


We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. You can also check your application status in your candidate profile online. 


All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act. 


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the City of Mississauga will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.     




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