Planning Investigations Officer

Planning Investigations Officer

Job Title: Planning Investigations Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2899932
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2019 15:05

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently working with an Eastern Council, who are seeking a Planning Investigations Officer during permanent recruitment processes.
Our client is looking for previous investigation experience. 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 within a Metropolitan council.
  • Opportunity to secure an ongoing role within a reputable council.
  • 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.