DEVELOPMENT CONTROL PLANNER (Parental leave)
Salary: $68,175 - $71,627 per week + super
Position Status: Parental leave contract full time
Hours of work: 35 hour week with RDO every third week
Closing: Friday, 2 March 2015 at 4pm
About the Organisation
Congratulations, on taking the first step toward joining one of the Bathurst Region's largest employers! Bathurst Regional Council employs over 400 staff and provides a large range of services to our community.
Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our Region.
Bathurst really is the best of both worlds - a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive.
About the Role
Council is seeking to employ a full time Development Control Planner within the Environmental, Planning & Building Services Department. The position is a parental leave contract for 12 months with potential for further extension.
An attractive salary between $1,306.80 and $1,372.96 per week will be negotiated with the successful applicant depending upon qualifications and experience. This position is based on 35 hours per week with an RDO every three weeks.
The successful applicant should be enthusiastic, self-motivated and be able to provide advice in a wide range of environmental and compliance matters.
The position is predominantly responsible for assessing a wide range of Development Applications and providing advice to the public on development planning related matters. The position provides an opportunity to deal with a wide range of issues including residential development, subdivisions in rural and urban areas, heritage & industrial and commercial development.
Candidates require a Bachelor Degree in Town Planning (or a related field). Applicants nearing completion are encouraged to apply. A current class C motor vehicle driver’s licence is required.
Contact Officer: Richard Denyer - 02 6333 6276
How to Apply
To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.