Development Planner

Development Planner

Randstad | melbourne (docklands), VIC, AU

Posted 5 days ago

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Randstad Recruitment is currently seeking a Strategic/Statutory Planner to join a Local Council in West Melbourne on an initial 3 month contract. This role is paying an hourly rate of $44-$50 p/hour + superannuation.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Undertake assessments and prepare reports and documentation in relation to planning permit applications
  • Provide input into the development of strategic planning policies including the ongoing review of Council’s Planning Scheme.
  • Act as Council representative on nominated management committees, industry and government advisory committees where required.
  • Undertake negotiations and consultations with developers and their various consultants and advisors to satisfactorily resolve development issues.
  • Advocate and negotiate across a wide range of activities and with various stakeholders both internally and externally to the organisation.

  • Qualifications and Experience:
  • Several years experience in a planning role.
  • Understanding of the planning system as it operates in Victoria.
  • Understanding of growth area planning issues is highly desirable.
  • A current valid Victorian Drivers Licence
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning or a related discipline
  • Practical computer and word processing skills.
  • At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

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  • skills

    Planner, Development Planner, Local Council, Contract, Reports, Documents, Strategic Planning, Design and Landscape


  • A tertiary qualification in Town Planning or a related discipline
  • along with several years experience in a planning role and a Victorian Drivers License.

  • education

    Vocational/Professional Qualification