Wednesday , April 17 2024

Greater City of Geelong Jobs – Open Space 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!
We particularly welcome Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare responses to development applications on behalf of the City’s Open Space Planning unit
  • Contribute to the implementation of Council’s recreation and open space planning policies, strategies and standards through the statutory planning process.
  • Assist with the establishment and continual improvement of systems and procedures used within the unit
  • Assist with the coordination of feedback on planning referrals and landscape plans from the various City of Greater Geelong departments responsible for management of assets within open space.
  • Review, provide advice on and endorse public open space master plans and landscape plans required under planning permit conditions.

Job Requirements:

  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of town planning legislation and statutory planning processes relevant to open space planning.
  • A sound knowledge of contemporary recreation and open space trends and issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop positive professional relationships a wide range of internal and external stakeholders

Job Details:

Company: Geelong Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: South Geelong, Victoria, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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