First listed on: 12 July 2018

Planning Enforcement Officer 

  • 2 Year Maximum Term Position
  • Full Time / Fortnightly RDO

Moreland City Council is located in the inner northern suburbs of Melbourne and is one of the most populous and culturally diverse municipalities. Located in Coburg, just 8km from the CBD and offer excellent public transport and cycling access for employees.

Join a growing planning enforcement team and help deliver better built form outcomes for Moreland.

The Statutory Planning Team is tasked with considering land use and development applications and seeks to achieve good planning outcomes. The role of planning enforcement officers in this process is key to ensuring that these outcomes are delivered.

As a Planning Enforcement Officer you will manage a diverse caseload working both independently and also closely with other officers within the City Development Branch to gain compliance across a range of land use and development types.

Highly developed interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills are essential to succeed in the roles.  Excellent computer skills and a demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team are required for these positions.

This is an exciting time in the growth and development of the team and the right candidate will be rewarded with excellent career development opportunities in a supportive team environment. At Moreland City Council we provide our employees with every opportunity to enjoy a work-life balance, employer-supported study assistance schemes, salary sacrifice and extensive opportunities for training and career development.

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background. 

Applicants may obtain a position description from our website at

Applicants for Council positions must be entitled to work in Australia.

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