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Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - Inner East, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 2039493
  • Boost your career with a leading inner-east council
  • Opportunities for excellent training and development
  • Highly competitive hourly rate on offer

Statutory planner job at inner-east council | Assess diverse planning applications | Earn a competitive rate

Your new company
Our client is a metropolitan council, representing more than 170,000 people in the inner-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. A leader in the local government sector, with a reputation for innovation and excellence, they believe in providing an environment where their staff thrive, both in the work they do and in how they learn and develop as people and professionals.

The Statutory Planning Department at this council is dedicated to achieving the best planning outcomes for their community. You will be instrumental in driving this change across the organisation using best practice approaches to successfully support them from now to their desired future state.

Your new role

You will report into the Coordinator of Statutory Planning and be providing expert assistance to existing and new applications as they continue to come through. You will be undertaking a wide range of applications including standard residential code, mixed use development, multi-unit and increased density permit applications.

What you'll need to succeed
You will hold a tertiary qualification in urban planning or a related discipline and have 2-3 years local government planning experience in Victoria. You will have excellent written and oral communication skills and have a desire to work in fast-paced, leading council.

What you'll get in return
You will be joining a leading inner-city council and gain exposure to a diverse range of planning applications. Extensive opportunities for training and career development are offered by this council.

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.

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