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Jr. Planner & Land Technician Co-op

Oakville, ON, CA, L6J 2X1

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business, and as an employee team.




Under the direction of the Senior Manager, Project & Permitting, supporting the team with permitting and land engagement primarily for new development projects.



  • Regulatory, planning, permitting and environmental review work, including:
  • Reviewing work associated with the development, design and construction of renewable energy projects in Canada and United States
  • Document management, archive information, report submissions and review
  • Reviewing of regulations, program rules, reports, directives from government agencies (interpretation, application, summary)
  • Assisting with all logistic and planning to ongoing originations, acquisitions and development projects
  • Supporting Government agency interactions (transport, environment, natural resources, culture, renewable energy, etc.)
  • Land and Stakeholder Engagements work, including:
  • Management of Stakeholder documentation for all active development projects
  • Assisting with management of active project websites and related activities
  • Supporting landowner and community engagement activities
  • Helping manage land agreement file organization and documents with the LandWorks LPM software

Education and Experience

  • 2nd – 4th year student currently enrolled in post-secondary education with a focus on Environmental science, Regulatory Affairs or other related discipline
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to and interest in working within a fast pace environment
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities
  • Thrives in working in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. is a growing renewable energy and utility company with over $15 billion of assets across North America and internationally.


For more than 30 years, Algonquin has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our regulated utility services and renewable energy business groups into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.


Through our operating business (Liberty), we provide regulated electricity, water, and natural gas utility services to over 1 million customer connections, primarily in North America. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represent over 3 GW of renewable generation capacity in operation and under construction.

With our robust, diversified, and growing presence in communities across North America and internationally, we are continually demonstrating our “Think Global,  Act Local” business model.


What we offer

  • Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free parking, including free electrical charging


We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

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