Division: City Planning Development & Transport 

Unit: Planning Assessments  

Salary: AUD 99,931.00 - 112,144.00 per annum plus Superannuation

Employment arrangement: Full Time 

Location: Sydney CBD

Option to work under a 19-day month arrangement
Flexible work arrangement with the option to work from home part of the time


At the City of Sydney our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Sustainable Sydney 2030-2050 – Continuing the Vision - developing a green, global and connected city.

The City of Sydney is committed to excellence in all our planning/development decisions and the design of the buildings and facilities we provide to our ratepayers and the wider community. It’s not just about the way the City looks – we strive to make sure projects are sensitive to the surrounding environment, socially equitable and sustainable.


To meet this challenge, we are seeking highly skilled and motivated Planners to join our Planning Assessments team, to assess development applications.


To be successful in this role you will have:


Tertiary qualifications in Urban Planning or a related disciplineSome experience in the assessment and resolution of planning, heritage and urban design issues associated with development applications, preferably in local governmentAn ability to meet strict deadlines and to balance and respond flexibly to competing priorities.


To apply: Click on the 'Apply' button to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and respond to the online application questions that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role.


This role will require a National Criminal Check and Pre Employment Health Declaration Check.


The City of Sydney has mandated vaccination for all employees. The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence of COVID-19 vaccination.


Additional Information: CLICK HERE to view or download the additional information.


Applications must be made online via the City’s website by 11:59pm, Sunday and 29 January 2023.


For further information contact: Stan Fitzroy-Mendis, Area Planning Manager on 02 9265 9288.


We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and value diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We encourage all applicants, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, LGBTIQ and culturally diverse communities to join Council.


The City will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via [email protected] or 02 9265 9333 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email or phone).  



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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Architecture, Design and User Experience, Industrial
  • Locations:
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  • Closing Date:30th Jan 2023, 12:00 am


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