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Town Planner

SNOW MONARO REGIONAL COUNCIL - Cooma, NSW

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JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Great lifestyle in the beautiful Snowy Mountains Region
  • Be part of an organisation that is work-life balance oriented
  • Applications close midnight Sunday 2 May 2021

Snowy Monaro Regional Council is looking to appoint a Town Planner to join our team to support the delivery of assessments of development applications within the beautiful Snowy Monaro region.

Council is proud to support our local communities. We are a strong team with a diverse range of personalities from various backgrounds. This position would be suited to an experienced, highly motivated, proactive and committed individual who can demonstrate the importance of objective delivery and stakeholder management.

This position is offered in a permanent full-time capacity, based on 35 hours per week, located at Cooma.

Key Responsibilities:

The Town Planner will report into the Coordinator Development. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Carry out the day to day routine activities associated with Development Assessment Service and fully inform the Coordinator Development of any matter arising that needs to be reported to Council
  • Undertake assessments of different types of development applications within the Local Government Area, ensuring that appropriate legislation, Council Policy and directions are followed and complied with
  • Carry out routine enforcement work (including investigations) on planning matters for breaches of Acts or consents including the issuing of Notices, Orders and Penalty Infringement Notices where necessary in consultation with the Manager Development.
  • Prepare reports for, and attend the Council andCommittee meetings as required
  • Promptly and accurately register and record all planning related correspondence and documentation including emails into Council’s electronic Records Management System
  • Contribute to the performance of Council: demonstrate professional conduct, make the best use of knowledge, experience and skills and be accountable for own decisions and actions
  • Contribute to a safe workplace: comply with legislative and organisational requirements and be accountable for own decisions and actions

Essential Requirements include:

  • Degree qualification in Town Planning or a related discipline with demonstrated contemporary experience in a similar role; or substantial contemporary experience in a similar role to support contemporary knowledge
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Environmental Planning Assessment Act, Local Government Act and other relevant legislation
  • Demonstrated experience in expertise in the assessment and determination of development applications
  • High level of oral and written communication skills including community consultation, report writing and verbal presentation
  • Proven ability to produce work within established time frames
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain internal and external stakeholder relationships to achieve outcomes that contribute to the achievement of the organisation’s strategic goals

Benefits:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Continue a corporate and professional career within our regional community
  • Be part of an organisation that is work-life balance oriented

Applications close midnight 2 May 2021

At Snowy Monaro Regional Council, we are committed to providing EEO and embracing diversity. We are an inclusive workforce which reflects the unique region, community, and customers we serve. In addition to providing an encouraging and positive environment, Council is a smoke free work environment.

Please advise us if you require any reasonable adjustments to fully participate in the recruitment process or perform the requirements of the role.

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