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Planning Investigations Officer

Planning Investigations Officer

Job Title: Planning Investigations Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3459073
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
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Job Published: June 20, 2022 15:02

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently working with a council in Melbourne’s North East suburbs on the recruitment of a Planning Investigations Officer.
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.
Our client is looking for previous planning enforcement experience within Local Government. Planners who have enforcement experience are also encouraged to apply.
Requirements include:
  • A full valid Victorian Drivers licence.
  • Ability to gather evidence and conduct investigations to achieve planning compliance, including for prosecutions and enforcement orders where required
  • Ability to listen and to communicate effectively with all relevant stakeholders to handle stressful situation in relation to development disputes
Benefits include:
  • Gain valuable experience in a busy Victorian council.
  • No two days the same, this role promises a varied workload and opportunity be a part of a face-paced and dynamic team.
  • Competitive hourly rate on offer.
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.


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