First listed on: 04 January 2017

Manager Planning Services

Ref: 1701

  • Fulltime, Monthly RDO
  • Fantastic South West Location
  • Negotiated Salary, Circa $100K p.a.                                                                                 

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and experienced leader to join our Engineering and Development Services Division in this key leadership role. You will join one of WA’s fastest growing coastal regions in this highly influential role, being responsible for managing and performing statutory and strategic planning processes.

To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated leadership and managerial skills, tertiary qualifications in Urban & Regional Planning or equivalent, extensive experience with statutory and strategic planning functions and multidisciplinary regulatory environments. You will have strong report writing skills, C class drivers licence and sound working knowledge of applicable legislation, including WA planning legislation.

Your passion for planning services, customer service and teamwork will be rewarded with a negotiated salary circa $100K per annum, up to 14% superannuation, restricted private use of a vehicle and free parking. This position provides a fantastic work life balance being full time with a rostered day off per month.

To view the Position Description and download an Application Form visit the positions vacant page of our website The Shire of Capel district profile can be accessed through the ‘Our Shire’ tab from the homepage. For a confidential discussion or further information please contact a member of Human Resources on (08) 9727 0222 or

Your application should include a completed Application Form, covering letter and resume detailing your relevant experience, qualifications, and skills. All applications should be sent to Human Resources, Shire of Capel, PO Box 369, Capel WA 6271 or emailed to by 9am on Wednesday 1 February 2017.


As an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, the Shire of Capel encourages applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds to apply, to join us in servicing our community
The Shire of Capel is located in the South West, halfway between Bunbury and Busselton with 29km of pristine beaches and acres of Tuart Forest National Park, is one of the fastest growing coastal shires in Australia.

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