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Temporary Strategic Planner - up to 12 monthsSalary: $69, 560 to $93, 760 per annum (based on 35 hrs pw), plus 10.5% superannuation and a 9-day fortnight Appointed salary in this range will be based on skills, qualifications, and experience. Are you an enthusiastic and results orientated person? In your new temporary role, you will be involved in exciting strategic planning projects within the Hornsby local government area. About us Hornsby Shire is located on Sydney's upper north shore, approximately 25 kilometres north of the CBD. Known as the ‘Bushland Shire’, our local government area is characterised by bushland comprising national park, major waterways, natural reserves and rural landscape. The rest of the Shire combines urban, rural and open spaces. About the role In your new temporary role you will provide strategic town planning advice to Council to determine the manner in which land is used to enhance the social, economic, environmental and recreational well being of the community. The position services Council’s constituent and external customers. This role has 3 major components; · Prepare environmental planning studies, planning instruments, development control plans, codes and policies · Sign Planning Certificates prepared in accordance with Section 10.7 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 · Assess development applications and provide advice on referred development applications in a timely and professional manner About you We are seeking a pro-active, enthusiastic person who has the ability to undertake allocated tasks within the Strategic Planning Branch. An understanding of strategic planning principles and relevant legislation is required in implementing Council’s Strategic Planning Program. A commitment to good quality customer service and consultation with government authorities, applicants and the public is required to ensure that Council meets the needs and expectations of the community. The ability to work independently and within a team environment is critical to the success of this role. Applicants should have completed a Town Planning Degree and have an interest in land use planning, understanding of environmental planning and Local Government legislation and good written and oral communication skills. Benefits of working with us! We pride ourselves on having a fantastic culture with a genuine appreciation for work-life balance. Visit hornsby.nsw.gov.au/careers and click on "what we offer" to learn about the wonderful benefits available at Hornsby Council. Please note that it is a requirement to be double vaccinated to work in this position and to attend an interview. For further information and to apply, please visit hornsby.nsw.gov.au/careers Closing date: 11.30pm on Sunday 22 January 202305-01-2023
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- Job type:Graduate Jobs
- Disciplines:Architecture, Design and User Experience, Industrial...
- Locations:New South Wales,...
- Closing Date:24th Jan 2023, 12:00 am