Land Development Project Manager

Land Development Project Manager

  • Ottawa
  • 3 months ago

Deadline: April 30, 2020

The Land Development Project Manager is responsible to manage development applications at various stages of the land development process.

Job Type | Full Time

  • Aid in the development and evaluation of land-use plans on the premise of municipal policies, development constraints, land-use efficiency, home building offering, servicing costs and development approval concerns to achieve highest and best use and facilitate decision-making.
  • Manage the design, submission and approval of development applications (i.e. CDP, OPA, zoning amendments, minor variances, plans of subdivision and site plan control).
  • Establish and track development project budgets and schedules
  • Retain and manage multi-disciplinary consultants
  • Undertake due diligence to support land acquisitions
  • Liaise with project stakeholders (i.e. City staff, City councillors, government agencies, developers and public)
  • Monitor and report on industry issues, municipal planning initiatives, regulatory agency policies, City committee decisions and community association activities.
  • Ensure all project files are up-to-date and circulated to all relevant internal departments
  • Any other duties as required.


  • A minimum of 5-10 years of project management experience in the construction, planning and land development field
  • Post-secondary Certificate or Degree in Civil Engineering, or Urban Planning or other formal technical training that is relevant to the field
  • Knowledge of the City of Ottawa Official Plan, Zoning By-laws, development processes and policies
  • Knowledge of municipal, provincial and federal legislations, policies, practices and initiatives related to planning, municipal design and the environment.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize work and meet firm deadlines.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Strong problem-solving skills. Strong verbal, written and presentation/communication skills.
  • Bilingualism (English and French) is considered an asset.
  • Ability to communicate quickly and concisely in a verbal and written format.

Richcraft Homes is committed to the professional growth, development and long-term career excellence of its employees. In return for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and full range of benefits including:

  • Health and dental plan
  • Group retirement planning with company matching
  • Long-term employment
  • Opportunities for growth

How to Apply

We invite enthusiastic and qualified applicants to submit their resume and cover letter to [email protected]

We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Richcraft Homes is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities, and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact us.

Sound like you? Apply now!