Town Planner – 2172

Position: Town Planner

Start: ASAP

Location: Maitland


We have a great opportunity available for an experienced Town Planner in Maitland! What will initially be a 3 month contract, this is a fantastic Government role and has the possibility to extend.


Key accountabilities:

  1. Undertake assessment and determination of development applications.
  2. Consult and liaise with proponents of development proposals, government agencies and statutory authorities as necessary.
  3. Undertake public consultation and facilitate public input in relation to development applications in accordance with statutory requirements and  policy.
  4. Conduct site inspections in relation to the assessment of development applications.
  5. Provide timely and accurate information and reports for input into decision making and actions.
  6. Ensure prompt response to all correspondence and enquiries in connection with accountabilities.
  7. Keep abreast of changing legislation, regulation and trends and practices that relate to the assessment of development applications.


Essential Criteria:

  1. Degree level qualification in Town Planning or related discipline.
  2. Contemporary industry knowledge and experience in the development assessment process.
  3. Demonstrated understanding of and ability to interpret relevant legislation.
  4. Demonstrated experience in negotiation and facilitation skills to enable resolution of planning problems and issues.
  5. Proven ability to work productively as a member of a team and contribute to team goals.
  6. Proven ability to interpret information and produce clear reports to enable decision making.
  7. Current Class C driver’s licence.


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Job Code: 2172

Maitland Recruitment – Hunter Valley


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