Statutory Planner - Northern Suburbs

Statutory Planner - Northern Suburbs

Job Title: Statutory Planner - Northern Suburbs
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2956596
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 18, 2019 17:04

Job Description

Public Sector People are working with a Council, North of Melbourne who require a Planner to cover an ongoing secondment. Planners who have at least 6 months’ experience in Local Government are strongly encouraged to apply.
You will be responsible for managing a caseload of basic applications (single dwelling units) and will perform counter/phone duty on a rotational basis. This council offer substantial training and mentoring which is ideal for a planner in the early stages of their career.

This council is undergoing a massive growth and redevelopment period and will be a fantastic learning curve for an ambitious and enthusiastic planner. The team are friendly and supportive and you will be working closely with your team leader.

Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning, Urban Studies, Environmental Planning or related discipline.
  • High level customer service skills, measured on KPIs in accordance with “Same Day Service” methodology.
  • Local Government experience, ideally within Victoria.
Benefits include:
  • Gain experience and develop your skills in this metro council.
  • Benefit from ongoing training and development.
  • No day the same with a variety of application queries from a diverse community.
For a confidential discussion regarding this position and other planning 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.