Junior Planner

Janet Thomas

Website Richard + Wintrup Planning & Development

Junior Planner

 Overview

Richard + Wintrup Planning & Development is a Winnipeg based consulting firm with decades of  experience providing high quality planning, zoning, by-law, consultation services, and overall support to keep projects moving forward.

The position of Junior Planner is an entry-level consultant position within professional planning. Working closely with our team members, this position is tasked with supporting a variety of projects in all areas of development and policy planning. The position offers at least 25 hours per week with a competitive remuneration and flexible working hours.

Position Details

  • Support small-, mid- and large-scale urban planning projects including municipal/district development plans, secondary/concept plans, local site-specific plans and guidelines
  • Support development approval processes including research/analysis and coordination with Planning Authorities
  • Support a variety of Community Engagement processes including use of interactive, comprehensive engagement tools (face to face, input gathering and on-line engagement)
  • Support technical requirements related to urban planning projects including spatial analysis and mapping
  • Support project delivery including reporting writing and professional formatting

Qualifications and Experience

  • Masters Degree in City Planning or a related field of study (Urban Studies, Landscape Architecture, GIS, Geography, Architecture, Public Policy, etc.)
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of interdisciplinary team
  • Proven knowledge and experience working with Microsoft Office, ArcGIS, AutoCAD, and/or Adobe Creative Suite an asset
  • Technical skills including statistical analysis, report writing and mapping
  • Proven communication and interpersonal skills, both written and oral
  • Experience in community engagement and associated engagement tools
  • Private sector consulting experience a plus

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio (if applicable) via email to admin@richardwintrup.com. The deadline for submission of applications is  October 31st, 2021.

To apply for this job email your details to admin@richardwintrup.com