Your new company
Based a 60 to 90 minute drive north-east of Melbourne, this council is situated in the peri urban fringe of Victoria and includes some of the most idyllic and beautiful locations in Victoria. As well as the great natural beauty, which brings major tourism, the area hosts major agriculture, forestry and snowfields. If you are looking to work for a council away from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne, this is it!
Your new role
Your new job will be working as a Senior Planning officer with a fantastic team of town planners, with a mix of junior and experienced regional town planners. You will manage residential, commercial and rural town planning applications, along with facilitating the effective and efficient assessment and issue of planning permits and approvals in a timely manner in accordance with the policies and practices set by Council and legal and operational requirements.
The successful candidate will provide professional, accurate, timely and customer focused planning advice and recommendations to Council, council delegates and customers of the Statutory Planning Unit at a senior level.
Fundamentally, this role requires a great communicator who can help a hardworking and eager to learn team.
What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate, you will be a qualified town planner with suitable rights to work in Australia. You will have extensive experience either with a Victorian Council, State Government organisation or a private sector planning firm and have an excellent understanding of statutory planning as well as experience in compliance and enforcement.
What you'll get in return
You will have secured a 5 month contract working 24 hours per week and be able to choose the days you would prefer to complete this work and be paid the equivalent of a band 7. Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to develop your career, working with some of the leading planners in the country.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to [email protected] or call on 0452575579.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.
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