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Planning Technician

Competition: 254107


Centre for Education, One Kingsway Ave NW

Job Type

12-month, full-time, temporary

Staff Group



The successful candidate for this full-time, temporary position will support the Infrastructure Planning Office with the collection and maintenance of information for the ARCHIBUS system. 


We are the second largest school district in Alberta and the sixth largest in Canada serving over 98,000 students. At Edmonton Public Schools, we are committed to supporting the District’s vision of “transforming the learners of today into the leaders of tomorrow.”


  • you are detail oriented and able to multi-task
  • you have a strong understanding of AutoCAD and ARCHIBUS systems
  • you are customer-focused and comfortable interacting with various stakeholders


The Planning Technician will:

  • develop processes and procedures for the acquisition, review and update of District school building data within ARCHIBUS
  • lead the incorporation of school building floor plans with other spatial data related to District land assets and planned sites
  • ensure school space use and utilization tracking is updated annually
  • assist in the collection, analysis, and presentation of enrolment, program and school building information for District staff
  • monitor changes to school spaces due to modernizations or other capital initiatives


  • a diploma in Architectural or Interior Design
  • a minimum of one year related experience including experience with AutoCAD and construction drawings
  • strong attention to detail
  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills


  • competitive salary ($2,105.60 - $2,681.70 bi-weekly)
  • a comprehensive benefits package including extended health care, dental, vision and extended disability
  • Health/Wellness Spending Account
  • professional development opportunities

If you are interested in working with an organization that fosters growth and success for every student supported by our cornerstone values of accountability, collaboration, equity and integrity, we encourage you to apply.

This position is term definite to May 26, 2019.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter (in Word or PDF format) quoting competition #254107 by May 21, 2018, via email to hrbusiness@epsb.ca. Only those applicants being considered will be contacted.

About Edmonton Public Schools

Edmonton Public Schools is the second largest school district in Alberta, with over 8,500 staff focused on meeting the diverse needs of approximately 99,000 students across 213 schools and education sites. Our Vision is to transform the learners of today into the leaders of tomorrow. We inspire student success through high-quality learning opportunities, supported by meaningfully engaged students, parents, staff and community. The District’s cornerstone values of accountability, collaboration, equity and integrity support us in achieving our Vision and Mission.

Our District is committed to excellence and hires based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Only those applicants being considered will be contacted. Prior to employment, successful candidates will be required to submit records check documents.