Land Development Manager - (Hybrid)

Ottawa (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2073291
PermanentFrom: $130,000.00
ConstructionConstruction & Property Management
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Friday, September 23, 2022
Job Description

A homebuilder in the Ottawa area, is seeking to add a Land Development Manager to their team. If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply today or send your resume directly to

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage the submission of complete development approval applications, including Official Plan amendment, zoning amendment, Committee of Adjustment , Plan of Subdivision, Site Plan Control and condominium applications.
  • Complete property research, such as planning reviews (Official Plan, zoning, Committee of Adjustment and urban design), property roll assessments, Ontario Municipal Board decisions, Heritage Status, parkland dedication.
  • Utilize all relevant municipal policies relevant in the assessment of potential development/redevelopment opportunities.
  • Use research to provide input for highest and best use recommendations, understanding of surrounding development approvals and trends, to facilitate decision-making for property acquisition and during the development approval and permitting processes.
  • Conduct site visits, as required.
  • Manage Site servicing schedules and budgets.
  • Review and analyze municipal planning initiatives and new policies, and prepare internal reporting for circulation.
  • Monitor and report on relevant industry issues as well as project related issues at City Council, Community Council, Committees of Council and Public Meetings.
  • Perform and manage due diligence activities.
  • Conduct market research in order to develop an understanding of competing developments and to assist the Department to develop and maintain an accurate picture of development occurring city-wide.
  • Coordinate and manage Project Consultant Team to obtain required submission materials on time and within budget.
  • Management of the application submissions and project schedules.
  • Obtain approval of development applications from the City (and conditions of approval).
  • Participate in Public Meetings for development approval applications.
  • Negotiate or assist in negotiating relevant agreements pertaining to, municipal undertakings and related permits (e.g. site plan agreements, parkland dedication agreements, Section 37 Agreements, condominium registration, tie-back agreements, permits, etc.).
  • Preparation and coordination of Project Team for Ontario Municipal Board Hearings, as required.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Outlook, MS Project, and AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of the current City of Ottawa Official Plan, Zoning By-laws and development processes and policies.
  • Knowledge of Ontario planning legislation, in particular the Planning Act.
  • Knowledge of the planning process and planning theory.

Competitive salary
Annual bonus
Full Benefits
Pension & RRSP
3 weeks’ vacation
Continuing Education Reimbursement
Flexible summer hours

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We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2073291

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