The Biglieri Group Ltd. is growing and seeking a full-time, permanent position for a Junior Planner!
The Biglieri Group Ltd. is a dedicated planning and consulting firm that believes initiative and passion are the building blocks of a great career. We offer a fast-paced, exciting team-based environment involving all aspects of planning, development, urban design and project management. We support and mentor our team members to develop new skills, and expand their horizons.
ABOUT THE BIGLIERI GROUP LTD.
Since 1994, our firm has been working to create communities across the Greater Toronto Area, Ontario and beyond for private and public clients. We believe that every region, municipality, neighbourhood and site is unique. That is why we work closely with our clients from the beginning to define problems, conduct innovative research from technical and community-based perspectives, coordinate expert teams, and collaborate with all stakeholders. The results are high-quality plans, policies and solutions that are context specific and cost effective. We look holistically at planning issues, providing value and expertise to our clients. We are problem solvers who exceed expectations.
We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team committed to high-quality client service. Come join our dynamic team!
The Junior Planner will report to and be mentored by Senior/Intermediate Planners within the company, supporting them through research, and analysis, as well as preparation of reports, presentations and public engagement sessions. The following profile makes candidates uniquely qualified for the role of Junior Planner at The Biglieri Group Ltd.:
An accredited Undergraduate and/or Master’s degree in Planning is required;
Eligibility or Full membership in Canadian Institute of Planners or Ontario Professional Planners Institute is required;
Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team with professionals from diverse disciplines
Excellent interpersonal, facilitation and customer service skills, including communicating planning knowledge to clients, government officials and members of the public;
Demonstrated time management and problem-solving skills required to manage several projects at once;
Familiarity with and knowledge of the Ontario Planning Act, relevant provincial and municipal planning policies as well as all aspects of the planning process;
Excellent research, analysis, report-writing, and public engagement skills;
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills;
A commitment to continued professional development and growth; and
A valid ‘G’ Driver’s License.
A knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, GIS and fluency in other languages are considered assets, but are not required.
The Biglieri Group Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer, providing competitive salaries and full health and dental benefits.
To apply, please forward a covering letter and resume to the address below. Please note that we thank all those that apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The deadline for this job posting is Monday August 19th at 4:00 pm. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The Biglieri Group Ltd.
20 Leslie Street, Suite 121
Attention: Alexis Woods, Office Manager
OR email: awoods[at]thebiglierigroup[dot]com with “Junior Planner” in subject line.