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Statutory Planning Contract

Melbourne - Inner West, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 2040482
  • Competitive hourly rate with flexible working hours
  • Located less than 10km from Melbourne CBD
  • Opportunity for contract extension
  • $44-$47 p/h + super

Statutory Planning Job. 6-Month Contract. Rapidly Growing Council. Inner-City Location.

Your new company
This council located less than 10km from Melbourne CBD is currently experiencing rapid growth in infrastructure and residential development. Activity centres in the region, identified in the Melbourne 2030 strategy, will accommodate a large percentage of residential housing and will see the community landscape transform as the community grows.

As a result of this growth, the council now require a statutory planner to join their team to assist with the growing load of planning applications.

Your new role
You will be responsible for providing accurate, timely and cost effective processing of residential, commercial, industrial and mixed-use planning applications. As part of the statutory planning team, you will also rotate across counter and phone duty and provide advice to community members and external stakeholders on council planning policy.

What you'll need to succeed
You will hold a tertiary qualification in urban planning or a related discipline and have local government planning experience in Victoria. The successful candidate will be personable, competent and have the ability to manage a caseload autonomously.

What you'll get in return
A competitive hourly rate is on offer with the opportunity for flexible working arrangements. You will join a rapidly growing council in a team that offers excellent training and support.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please contact Gabriel Kaufmann on (03) 9642 4066 for a confidential discussion or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on (03) 9642 4066 for a confidential discussion on your career

Reference Number: 2040482 

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