Senior Major Developments Planner

Stratacon Pty Ltd

Join this Council in Melbourne's West to manage major development proposals. Here's an opportunity to really test your project management skills!

  • Are you detail focused, manage your time efficiently and think outside the box?
  • Are you able to effectively project manage major subdivision applications?
  • Experience in growth area planning is highly desirable.
Our local government client in Melbourne’s West are looking for a Major Development Planner to join their team to assist with managing an increase in applications. This position is initially for a six-month period, with potential for extension due to predicted workload.
Your primary objective is to collaborate with key internal stakeholders to assess major development proposals in growth areas, project managing the process to achieve quality outcomes for the community.
Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning, Urban Studies, Environmental Planning or related discipline.
  • 5+ years post graduate planning experience is essential.
  • Provide input to establishing the Council’s Precinct Structure and Development Contributions Plans.
  • Effective communication skills to provide advice and negotiate with developers, consultants and the community with regard to the Council’s planning scheme and relevant policies and strategies.
Benefits include:
  • Immediate start for minimum six-month period.
  • Put your project management skills to the test, working on innovative greenfield developments.
  • Be an integral part of the future culture and liveability of this municipality’s growth corridor.
If you meet the criteria outlined above, please click on ‘APPLY’ and provide your Curriculum Vitae in MS Word format or contact George Thripp for a confidential discussion.