Planning Compliance Officer

Planning Compliance Officer

Job Title: Planning Compliance Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2960527
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 25, 2019 17:17

Job Description

PSP are currently working with an South East council, who are seeking a Planning Compliance Officer to support during a period of leave for at least two months.
Our client is looking for previous planning enforcement experience within Local Government.  However, individuals who have held positions in local laws or have at least 12 months in a statutory planning position are encouraged to apply.
An average day will include investigation of planning complaints, conducting on-site inspections to ensure compliance with permit conditions and gathering information / evidence for enforcement purposes.
Requirements include:
  • A full valid Victorian Drivers licence.
  • Ability to listen and to communicate effectively with all relevant stakeholders to handle stressful situation in relation to development disputes.
  • Ability to gather evidence and conduct investigations to achieve planning compliance, including for prosecutions and enforcement orders where required.
Benefits include:
  • Secure work through the new financial year.
  • Attractive hourly rate.
  • Gain valuable experience in a Victorian metropolitan location.
  • No two days the same, this role promises a varied workload and opportunity be a part of a face-paced and dynamic team.
For a confidential discussion regarding this position and other opportunities within Metropolitan and Regional Victoria, please Emma Murphy at Public Sector People on (03) 8535 3111.  
Alternatively, please e-mail your current resume in Word format using the link below.