Director Planning and Development

planning building & property
Location: Municipality of Brighton, ON
Type: full-time
Posted On: Mar 6, 2019
Closing Date: Mar 31, 2019

The Municipality of Brighton is situated on Lake Ontario at the eastern end of the County of Northumberland, conveniently located along the 401 corridor between Toronto and Ottawa.  The municipality has a population of approximately 12,000 persons, which is increasing steadily due to the beautiful waterfront and small-town appeal. We are currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Planning and Development.
Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Director of Planning and Development is responsible for the administration and management of land use planning, the application of the Ontario Building Code, By-Law enforcement and Community Development. The Director develops and oversees local Community and Economic Development programs. You report and provide advice to Council and committees on matters related to the aforementioned and ensure the timely preparation of the department’s annual operating and capital budgets in conjunction with long term capital plans.  As a member of the Senior Management Team you provide input on the development and implementation of municipal goals, objectives, policies and priorities.  
The preferred candidate possesses a University Degree in Rural and Regional Planning and 8 years progressive experience in municipal land use planning and development.  You have full CIP/OPPI membership with sound working knowledge of all applicable legislation and regulatory regimes combined with strong leadership skills, excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills with a proven ability to make sound decisions. 
2019 Salary Range:  Grade 20, $82,254. – 102,074. per year complemented by a generous benefit package.
A detailed job description is available on the municipal website
Qualified candidates are invited to submit a covering letter and resume clearly marked “Director Planning and Development”, prior to 12:00 noon, March 31, 2019, to the attention of:
Human Resources
Municipality of Brighton
Bx 189, 35 Alice St
Brighton, ON K0K 1H0
The Municipality of Brighton wishes to acknowledge and thank all candidates for your interest in responding to this posting, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Personal information and any supporting material is obtained and used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Alternate formats of job postings and accommodations are available upon request to support the participation of persons with disabilities in applying for jobs and during the interview and assessment process.  If you require an accommodation email or phone Human Resources at 613-475-0670.