Prepare and review complex development applications, including official plan amendments, zoning by-law amendments, site plan approvals, plans of subdivision, consents and minor variances
Review plans of survey, official plans and zoning by-laws to determine compliance with existing and proposed development
Prepare materials for council meetings committee meetings, committee of adjustment hearings, Local Planning Appeal Tribunal hearings and Toronto Local Appeal Body hearings
Research and review municipal and regional staff reports, planning studies, development proposals, by-laws, municipal and provincial files
Manage a range of development projects and act as a liaison between clients, municipal staff, developers, lawyers and members of the public
Prepare and review zoning compliance reports
Prepare memoranda on a variety of planning issues
Monitor new municipal policy initiatives and agendas/decisions of municipal councils and their committees
Attend meetings with clients, potential clients, consultants, elected officials and public sector planner
5+ years of relevant planning experience
University degree with a speciality in planning
Extensive experience with large-scale, complex development projects, including reviewing technical reports, architectural plans and technical drawings
Thorough knowledge of provincial and municipal planning legislation, including provincial policy statements, the Planning Act, official plans, zoning by-laws, design guidelines and other land use regulation instruments
Comprehensive understanding of current regulations and proposed policy changes
Demonstrated success in project management of complex development applications
Ability to determine if proposed developments comply with applicable regulations
Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to work under time constraints
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
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Senior Project Manager
Job Order: SK-1513
Job Descriptions: Grow and maintain strong relationships with team members, trade partners, consultants and clients to achieve the project goals and vision; Develop and drive the construction schedule in conjunction with the project team ensuring that completion dates and milestones are met; Put your problem-solving skills to work and recommend innovative methods that will increase effectiveness...
Job Descriptions: Converses with General Contractors on a regular basis Produces RFIs during the tendering process Performs take offs from architectural drawings Review specifications and properly interprets all tender documents Prepare detailed quantity lists of labour and materials Responsible for the review of all addenda’s Produce preliminary tenders for review Provide post...
Job Description: Responsible for supervising all contractors, suppliers and internal labor forces. Coordinate all site activities in order to meet deadlines General review and monitoring of Project Budget Reports Monthly review and authorization of contractors billing draw request Site review and development of site strategy plan as it pertains to access, public protection, material...
Job Descriptions: Develop detailed design drawings for various projects as assigned. Ensure designs conform to current practices and engineering standards (i.e.; OBC, NBC, OPS, etc.). Conduct site visits and inspections as necessary. Coordination of assignments with other disciplines. Perform other related duties as required. Job Requirements: University engineering degree majoring...
Job Descriptions: Develop and coordinate detailed design concepts with ability to meet functional requirements and project-design criteria Demonstrate a keen understanding of the architectural design process and integration of interior design concepts Motivate and guide team members to nurture a learning environment with effective design concepts Liaise with suppliers and trades, keep up-to-date...