Planning Enforcement Officer

Planning Enforcement Officer

Job Title: Planning Enforcement Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3004376
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 18, 2019 10:46

Job Description

Public Sector People are working with a south eastern council, who are seeking a Planning Investigations Officer to support an internal secondment on a contract basis.
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 on the run up to Christmas.
  • 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 PSP on (03) 8535 3111.  
Alternatively, please e-mail your current resume in Word format using the link below.