Land Development Planner

Kingston, ON, Canada ● Ottawa, ON, Canada ● Woodbridge, Vaughan, ON, Canada Req #81
Friday, November 4, 2022
You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work. Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams. 

Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects. 

Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started: 
Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated 
Make Momma proud - Do the right thing 
Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader 
Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together 
Did you dot the i’s and cross the t’s? - Personal responsibility 
Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference 

If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality. 


As a member of our Community Development group, you will be working with multi-disciplinary teams on various land development projects based out of our Perth, Ottawa or Kingston, ON offices. Duties include, but are not limited to: 
  • Project Management of planning and development-related consulting services including scheduling, resource planning, management of internal and external members of Client and Project Teams, budgeting, and financial reviews; 
  • Client Service Management including building and maintaining key client relations by providing quality, transparent planning and land development service deliverables and project management; 
  • Prepare, review, and contribute to work proposals and responses to requests for proposals; 
  • Working, coordinating, and collaborating with multidisciplinary teams of land development and other professionals including Civil Engineers, Technologists, Surveying Professionals, Planners, and others within the Community Development Division at MP and elsewhere; 
  • Reviewing municipal and provincial planning documents and performing due diligence activities and project evaluation; 
  • Liaising with municipalities and government agencies concerning development applications, policy, and associated government undertakings; and
  • Participate in public meetings for development approval applications, including conducting presentations before municipal Committees and Councils.   

  • Completion of a university degree in planning or a related discipline; 
  • Registered Professional Planner (RPP) and a full Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners (MCIP); 
  • Ten (10) years of experience in planning or land development approvals, preferably within the private sector (or demonstrated equivalent); 
  • Strong analytical and report writing skills; and
  • Familiarity with the work of other disciplines (civil engineering, surveying, environmental engineering, etc.) typically involved in land development in Ontario.
McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients. 

McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 

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  • Kingston, ON, Canada
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Woodbridge, Vaughan, ON, Canada