Urban Planning Support Officer

At the Town of Mosman Park, our people are at the heart of everything we do. Each day, we are encouraged to work with purpose and passion so that together, we can shape the future of our Town and make a remarkable difference to our community. Mosman Park is located approximately 14km from Perth and a stone’s throw from Fremantle. Nestled between Cottesloe, Peppermint Grove, and North Fremantle; we are uniquely positioned between the picturesque Indian Ocean and the beautiful shores of the Swan River. We are a small and vibrant local government, focused on connecting with our close-knit community between river and sea. We’re seeking someone with vibrancy, curiosity and ambition to deliver great things for the Town and our residents. By joining us, you’ll have access to amazing lifestyle benefits and entitlements to help you achieve your full potential:
  • 5% leave loading, two extra days of leave each year
  • Additional superannuation (subject to individual contribution)
  • Flexible working arrangements (including a 9-day fortnight and working from home arrangement)
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Wellness programs, including an Employee Assistance Program
  • Free parking, and close to public transport
Things you'll love:
  • Working for an organisation that supports you every step of the way
  • Being part of a place that really values a work/life balance
  • Working alongside a friendly and motivated group of people
  • The feeling of being valued, respected and having equal access to opportunities
The position: You will be passionate about turning challenges into opportunities to contribute to balanced outcomes, and advocate and support a highly collaborative team. The Town of Mosman Park Planning Team recent award for planning excellence at the 2022 PIA Awards for Planning Excellence is a testament of the great work we do in our community. The successful applicant will possess;
  • Previous experience in a similar Administration or Secretarial support role including statistical and information collection and collation and data entry.
  • Previous experience liaising with government departments, technical and professional organisations.
  • Experience in routine interpretation and application of legislation and policies in a Local Government environment would be advantageous.
  • Nearing completion or completion of a Bachelor of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning or similar.
About you… Do not let the size of the Town fool you, as the challenges here are fast paced, high demand and diverse. You liaise with internal and external customers in a professional and courteous manner and proactively contribute to the organisational culture in a positive way. Work Related Requirements The recruitment process requires applicants to obtain a police clearance and undergo a pre-employment medical, including a drug and alcohol assessment. Salary Range: Urban Planning Support Officer : $55,878 - $65,093 per annum (depending on skills and experience) Information: Human Resources on 9383 6600 How to Apply: Applicants are encouraged to submit the following:
  • Written application including resume, cover letter and statement addressing the following Selection Criteria:
  • A developed understanding of planning principles and practice, legislation;
  • the ability to prepare well-written, accurate and grammatically correct documentation;
  • Developed problem solving and negotiating with clients or applicants.
Complete applications should be emailed to [email protected]Close Date: 5:00pm on Friday 2 December 2022The Town reserves the right to commence recruitment prior to this date.Applicants are required to demonstrate a commitment to the Town of Mosman Park’s ACE values of Accountability, Connection and Excellence.The Town of Mosman Park has an inclusive working environment with employees from a variety of backgrounds. We acknowledge that diversity in the workforce, increases the effectiveness of teams. We welcome applications from Indigenous people, workers of all ages, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse background
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Architecture, Design and User Experience, Industrial
  • Locations:
    Western Australia, Perth,
  • Closing Date:2nd Dec 2022, 12:00 am


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