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Open Space Planner

Open Space Planner

Job Title: Open Space Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3214585
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
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Job Published: February 03, 2021 11:46

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently seeking an Open Space Planner / Project Manager for a metro council. This role has come available due to an increased workload in council.
This is initially a contract role until end of June but likely to transition into a 3 year fixed term contract.
You will be working on the delivery of large state funded projects, valued at approx. 1.3 million. You will lead the consultation and delivery of park redesigns, rail duplication and be part of the referral team for the design of State led projects.
The successful candidate will come from a Landscape Architect, Planning or Open Space background and have either design and/or project delivery skills. This is a Band 7 position and previous public sector experience is required.
Requirements include:
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in urban planning, environmental planning or open space planning or a related discipline (e.g. Landscape Architecture) with several years’ relevant experience
  • Must be able to work autonomously.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills with the ability to establish networks and consult and liaise effectively with external agencies, stakeholders, council and the community.
Benefits include:
  • Opportunity to transition into a permanent role.
  • Band 7 position.
  • Work from home for duration of contract.
  • Work on exciting state and local projects.
For a confidential discussion regarding this position and other opportunities within Metropolitan and Regional Victoria, please contact Emma Murphy at Public Sector People on (03) 8535 3111.  
Alternatively, please e-mail your current resume in Word format using the link below.


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