BVSC Careers – Town Planner

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Job Description:

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated individual to assist in the planning and management of the natural and built environment of the Bega Valley Shire. You will assist and advise the Planning Services Coordinator on planning objectives, policies and guidelines, having regard to community expectations and changing physical, social and economic demands.

As a Town Planner, you will manage projects and consultancies and direct project teams to prepare reports, correspondence and other advice relating to Planning Proposals. You will implement the State Government Planning legislation, policies and regional strategies as well as contribute, interpret and administer Council’s Local Environmental Plans, Development Control Plans and policies and procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience and ability in assessing and making recommendations on a wide range of development applications.
  • High level analytical and investigative skills including demographic, socio-economic and land use supply and demand.
  • Ability to interpret and apply relevant environmental planning legislation, including: Environmental Planning and Assessment Act; State Environmental Planning Policies; Local Environmental Plans; circulars and relevant policies.
  • Proficiency in policy implementation.
  • Communication skills necessary for stakeholder engagement, negotiation and mediation.

Job Details:

Company: BVSC

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Bega Valley Shire, New South Wales, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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