Town Planner | Contract

Job Title: Town Planner | Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cottesloe, Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2019-02-24
Reference: BH-99038
Contact Name: Tim Sholer
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 08, 2019 08:02

Job Description

NES Global Talent is looking for a Town Planner with sound town planning information, advice and guidance experience. This is a Contract position in the Perth Metropolitan area.

Your responsibilities in the role
  • Provide customer service, including preliminary liaison with stakeholders and members of the public
  • Assess and report on statutory planning proposals, including developments, subdivisions, town planning scheme amendments and compliance
  • Undertake planning research, policy/local law and project tasks as directed.
  • Perform administrative and miscellaneous tasks as required.
  • Attend Planning team meetings and possibly other Committee/Council meetings
  • Assist in responding to appeals and participate in professional or community forums
  • Assist Planning Coordinators, other team members and colleagues
What you need to be successful in the role
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications and statutory town planning experience
  • Previous local government experience highly regarded
  • Sound knowledge of WA town planning system and governance
  • Sound technical competencies and communication capabilities
  • Self-motivation, integrity, professionalism, team-orientation and customer-focused
  • Australian Class C Driving License
We will only contact candidates who meet the criteria for the role and with the Right to Work in Australia.