Development Assessment Planner

Development Assessment Planner

South Western Sydney - Shire Council

Full-time - Permanent Role 

Job Description:

A SouthWestern Sydney LGA Shire Council is seeking a Development Assessment Planner to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for assessing development applications and providing advice to stakeholders in relation to the development assessment process.

  • Assess development applications in accordance with relevant legislation, policies, and guidelines.
  • Provide advice to stakeholders on the development assessment process and requirements.
  • Coordinate the assessment of development applications with other council departments and external agencies.
  • Prepare reports and recommendations for presentation to council and other stakeholders.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation, policies, and guidelines.
  • Undertake site inspections and liaise with applicants, architects, and other stakeholders.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation related to development assessment.
  • Provide input into the development of planning policies, strategies, and guidelines.
  • Degree in Urban Planning, Town Planning, or a related field.
  • A minimum of two years of experience in development assessment or a related field.
  • Knowledge of relevant planning legislation, policies, and guidelines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with planning software and technology.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
If you meet these requirements and are interested in joining our team, please submit your resume and cover letter for consideration. We offer competitive salary and benefits packages, as well as opportunities for professional development and career growth.

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Sydney (Sydney)
Construction & Architecture
Alexander Dunbar