Wednesday , April 17 2024

Geelong Job Vacancies – Senior Statutory Planner

Website Geelong Council

Job Description:

We’re going through an exciting period of change that will help us serve our community better. From digital modernisation to the contemporary, sustainable office we’re building in Central Geelong, now more than ever is a great time to join our team at the City of Greater Geelong.
Our Community is made of diverse people from all walks of life, and it’s important to us that our workforce represents and celebrates this strength.
We encourage great people from all backgrounds to join us. We encourage authenticity, because inclusion makes us stronger.
If you’re excited about working together to create a Clever and Creative Greater Geelong, and joining a workplace where all people can thrive, then hit apply – we’d love to meet you!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Investigate and evaluate development applications, including within growth areas, within a team environment.
  • Analyse applications to determine compliance with relevant legislation and ensure applications are dealt with in the prescribed time limits.
  • Assist with the issue of Town Planning permits within the team to provide a coordinated responsive service delivery.
  • Assist with the coordination of input from various government departments and the general public to meet deadlines as set.
  • Prepare correspondence in relation to Council decisions and enquiries from the public.
  • Provide clients with a professional and up to date advisory service and assist the public with enquiries

Job Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in town planning, urban studies or similar related field.
  • Substantial experience in local government town planning.
  • A good understanding, practical knowledge and ability to interpret town planning legislation and practices
  • Experience and willingness to mentor staff.

Job Details:


Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Geelong Council

Application Deadline: N/A

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