Stantec System

  • Urban Planner

    Location CA-AB-Edmonton
    Posted Date 1 month ago(4/20/2018 4:24 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings Remaining
    Experience (Years)
    Community Development
  • Your Opportunity


    Imagine being part of a dynamic team that turns design visions into built reality! Creating spaces that provide communities with memorable experiences requires a mix of creative vision and technical skills. We merge our expertise to create value for our clients and community. Join us and help us develop the ultimate master plans—ones that feature creative, technical, and innovative project-based solutions.

    Stantec is currently seeking an Urban Planner for our Edmonton, AB office.

    Your Duties

    • Preparation and/or analysis of planning related policy documents, site plans, subdivisions, road closure and rezoning applications.
    • Ability to collaborate and communicate with clients, government agencies, etc.
    • Conduct research regarding planning policy, land use, social and economic topics.
    • Provide professional planning advice regarding planning policy and zoning interpretation and regulatory approvals.
    • Communicating with other multidisciplinary team members on relevant aspects of projects.
    • Presentation skills to speak to a range of audiences including the general public, business groups and municipal Councils.
    • Leading facilitation of public engagement events.
    • Assist in the preparation of proposals and other business development activities.

    Your Capabilities and Credentials

    • A degree in Urban Planning, a Master’s degree in Planning is preferred.
    • Minimum 3 years of relevant professional experience.
    • Membership/eligibility, of the Canadian Institute of Planners or Alberta Professional Planners Institute.
    • Experience in subdivision design and innovative planning approaches is considered an asset.
    • Excellent written/oral communication skills, organizational skills and high attention to detail.
    • Demonstrated public consultation experience.
    • Strong project management skills and experience of planning theory, practice and procedures.
    • Creative problem solving and analytical skills.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft and other programs such as InDesign are an asset.
    • A valid driver’s license.

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