Town Planner

Town Planner

Job Title: Town Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3079020
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2019 10:46

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently working with a regional Council located North West of Melbourne. A Band 5 Statutory planner is required for a period of six months while they manage an increase workload. It is likely the role will go for longer due to team undergoing some process improvements.
This is a small team of six planners in a beautiful location in Victoria. You will be working across a range of applications, farming, commercial, residential infill and subdivision, heritage and environmental.
Ideally, the successful candidate is competent managing a caseload of 25-30 applications. However, we will consider candidates who have had Local Government experience and have experience with secondary consents, extensions of time and are comfortable with phone and counter duty.
You will need access to a vehicle to commute to this council as not easily accessible by public transport from Melbourne. The council is about 1 hour and a half from the CBD.
Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning, Urban Studies, Environmental Planning or related discipline.
  • Some exposure to Victorian Planning Scheme.
  • Available for a full time contract.
Benefits include:
  • Six month contract, with potential for extension.
  • Attractive hourly rate.
  • Regional councils offer a range of applications and candidates benefit from increasing their skills across the board.
  • Beautiful location in Victoria.
For a confidential discussion regarding this position and other 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.

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