Planner

Position Title: Planner
Department: Urban Planning
Location: Toronto Office


About Us

We are a thriving interdisciplinary team of planners, urban designers, and community engagement specialists. We have evolved through the diversity and complexity of our projects and the capabilities and experiences of the people who work here. We have grown through our in-depth understanding of policy process and industry best practices. Big or small, our projects range from residential to institutional and commercial.

We collaborate with team members of different disciplines, challenged every day by the diversity and impact of the work we do. This ensures that our clients receive the highest quality of service. Applications are approved. Visions are realized. Communities are informed. Projects move steadily forward with maximum efficiency, creativity, and a success rate that makes us all proud. We are currently working in a hybrid environment.

About You

As an Urban Planner you will have 3-5 years of progressively responsible and relevant experience in land use planning and development approvals in a public and/or a private practice which must include experience with the planning framework of the GTHA. You have experience and understanding of Subdivisions, Official Plan amendments, Zoning amendments, Site plans and Committee of Adjustments, and thorough knowledge of provincial & municipal policy with deep understanding of the Planning Act and its requirements with respect to all planning applications and appeals. You are interested in developing skills/accreditation in related planning disciplines such as mediation, project management, urban design, affordable housing, or economic development. You are tech savvy (i.e. Office 365) and have strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

What’s the job?

What would make me the right fit for the role?

If this sounds like you, and you are interested in this position, we’d like to hear from you. Email us using subject: Bousfields Planner, with your resume and an introduction of who you are to careers@bousfields.ca by March 1, 2024. If we think you might be a good fit for our team, we’ll get in touch and set up a time to meet in-person.

Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Bousfields is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.