The Town of Trenton requires an energetic, motivated and career-minded Planning & Development and By-law Enforcement Officer, to be responsible for the efficient design and development of Trenton, Stellarton and Westville neighbourhood design projects and ensure compliance with planning and property related by-laws. Working independently or alongside other planners and designers, the Planning & Development Officer will participate in every aspect of the planning process, including public consultation, using developed communication and presentation skills. The Planner will also work with other professional disciplines, approval agencies and municipal authorities to deliver high quality services to the communities of Trenton, Stellarton, and Westville. This individual will also be tasked with the preparation of planning reports, internal and external communications related to the projects, as well as the preparation of major research projects, background or issues papers and is responsible for the collection and analysis of related environmental, heritage, population, housing, transportation land use and economic data. The Planner/Development Officer will build strong client and consultant relationships, exploring opportunities for new business. Other duties may be assigned as necessary.

The successful candidate will have completed a diploma in Planning and Development or a recognized certificate in the field of Planning and Development.

A copy of the job description may be obtained from the websites (link below) or Town Offices of Stellarton, Trenton, or Westville.

Planning & Development and By-law Enforcement Officer - Job Description

Letters of application, along with a detailed resume, may be submitted in confidence to the address below, marked:
"APPLICATION – PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT OFFICER".
Deadline for applications is: 4:15 PM, December 19, 2017.

The Town of Trenton is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants who apply; only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Brian W White, CPA, CA
Chief Administrative Officer
Town of Trenton
P.O. Box 328
Trenton, NS B0K 1X0

 

TownHall

Town of Trenton Civic Building (Administration Office) - 120 Main Street, Trenton, NS

The Town of Trenton Administration Office (Town Hall) regular businesss hours are 8:30a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Civic/Mailing Addresses:
120 Main Street
P.O. Box 328
Trenton, Nova Scotia
B0K 1X0

Phone: (902) 752-5311
Fax: (902) 752-0090

 

ADMINISTRATION OFFICE (TOWN HALL)
120 Main Street    
P.O. Box 328 Tel: (902) 752-5311  
Trenton, NS, B0K 1X0 Fax: (902) 752-0090  
     
Chief Administrative Officer This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
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PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT
120 Main Street    
P.O. Box 328 Tel: (902) 752-5311  
Trenton, NS, B0K 1X0 Fax: (902) 752-0090  
     
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Building Inspector & By-law Enforcement Officer              This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
     
TRENTON PARKS & RECREATION
119 Park Road    
P.O. Box 328 Tel: (902) 752-1019  
Trenton, NS, B0K 1X0 Fax: (902) 752-0020  
     
Recreation Coordinator This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Recreation Programmer / Communications Officer    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
     
Trenton Park Pool (Seasonal) Tel: (902) 755-4488  
     
TRENTON MINOR SPORTS COMMUNITY CENTRE
75 Park Road    
P.O. Box 328 Tel: (902) 752-2382  
Trenton, NS, B0K 1X0

Fax: (902) 752-4269

 

   

 

Rink Operations Manager This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

   

 

PUBLIC WORKS DEPT.
21 Glass Street  

 

P.O. Box 328 Tel: (902) 752-5311

 

Trenton, NS, B0K 1X0 Fax: (902) 752-0090

 

   

 

Director of Public Works This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Interim)

 

   

 

TRENTON FIRE DEPT.
122 Main Street  

 

P.O. Box 1200 Emergency

Dial 911

Trenton, NS, B0K 1X1 General Inquiries

Tel: (902) 752-2993

   

Fax: (902) 752-0090

Fire Chief Wayne Allain

 

   

 

NEW GLASGOW REGIONAL POLICE SERVICES
225 Park Street Emergency

Dial 911 

New Glasgow, NS General Inquiries

Tel: (902) 755-8353

B2H 5B7  

Fax: (902) 755-6882

   

 

Police Chief Eric MacNeil