Environmental Planner - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-09
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Guelph
Canada

Canada - Ontario, Mississauga

Job Summary

  • Manages complex planning studies, development applications and reviews.

  • Reviews and processes complex comprehensive plan amendments, rezoning, annexations, site plans and plats.

  • Conducts research and prepares statistical reports on land use, physical, social and economic issues.

  • Provides professional planning assistance to member communities on varied land use and transportation projects.

  • Develops plans, studies and analyses on regional basis.

  • Works in regional program areas relating to natural/water resources planning, community development, hazard mitigation, coastal zone management, and others.

  • Performs field inspections to gather data relevant to the development review process and/or to verify that development projects comply with approved plans.

  • Conducts meetings and presents reports and other findings to staff with advisory boards and elected officials.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Bachelors degree or diploma should be in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Planning or related field

  • Strong writing and presentation abilities

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, report writing skills and ability to work well with a team

  • Ability to plan and prioritize work to manage multiple assignments at one time

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Planning or related field

  • Eligibility for membership in a professional body (e.g. Registered Professional Planner (RPP and MCIP); or Canadian Environmental Professional (EP)

  • Experience engaging with Aboriginal communities is an asset

  • Familiarity with the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act, and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act is an asset

  • Familiarity with the Fisheries Act, Endangered Species Act, Navigation Protection Act, Environmental Protection Act and other relevant legislation

  • Knowledge of other relevant Ontario Legislation and Provincial Policy (i.e., the Planning Act, the Greenbelt Act, etc.)

  • Bilingual (English and French) an asset

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Planning or related field

  • Eligibility for membership in a professional body (e.g. Registered Professional Planner (RPP and MCIP); or Canadian Environmental Professional (EP)

  • Experience engaging with Aboriginal communities is an asset

  • Familiarity with the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act, and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act is an asset

  • Familiarity with the Fisheries Act, Endangered Species Act, Navigation Protection Act, Environmental Protection Act and other relevant legislation

  • Knowledge of other relevant Ontario Legislation and Provincial Policy (i.e., the Planning Act, the Greenbelt Act, etc.)

  • Bilingual (English and French) an asset

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Planning

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222689BR

Additional Locations CA - Guelph, ON - 55 Wyndham St N, CA - Hamilton, ON - 45 Goderich Rd, CA - Markham, ON - 105 Commerce Valley Dr W

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.