Planner / Para Planner

  • Company:
    Dixon Appointments
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
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$43 per hour, plus super, negotiableDiverse and challenging roleStatutory authority of the State GovernmentABOUT THE COMPANY:The Department employs more than 3000 staff across Victoria. Staff are responsible for policy and program delivery across a broad remit from climate change, energy and water through to forest, fire and emergency management, planning, heritage and local government.ABOUT THE ROLE:The Planner / Para Planner provides planning support as part of the Statutory Planning Services / Regional Planning Services team in the Planning Group which is responsible for providing statutory services to deliver the Minister for Planning’s responsibilities in relation to the assessment of planning scheme amendments, planning permit applications and other requirements of planning legislation and instruments. The position is part of a professional team in the Hume Region that provides high quality advice and service to the Minister for Planning and other key stakeholders including local government and agencies.RESPONSIBILITIES:Provide statutory services to deliver the Minister’s planning responsibilities in relation to assessment of planning scheme amendments, planning permit applications and other requirements of planning legislation.Under limited supervision, prepare authoritative reports, papers, presentations, briefs and correspondence within expected timelines for Planning Group Senior Executives, Deputy Secretary, the Minister.Establish and maintain effective relationships with stakeholders within Planning Group.Provide a high level of customer service by prompt and regular contact with stakeholders (particularly local government), attention to detail, accuracy and professional presentation.Contribute to priority planning projects and other planning initiatives or programs.ABOUT YOU:A relevant tertiary qualification and experience related to land use planning is desirable.An understanding of/or interest in the Victorian planning system is desirable.Excellent written and oral communication skills to communicate internally and externallyTHE NEXT STEP:If you meet the brief of this role and are keen to proceed, please apply below in WORD format. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates.Ref #NB63900