First listed on: 22 March 2019


Development Planner (Systems)

When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. We’ve had a good close up look and reckon that this is what Clarence Valley can deliver to your life and your family.

So, if you want what others have - that’s great. But just maybe we’re what you need.

Either way it really can’t hurt to check what living in the Clarence is all about.... right! 

Clarence Valley Council has reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment. 

So... come join us in the Clarence Valley where we work, rest & play!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.

What you need to know...

  • permanent full time - 70 hours per fortnight
  • salary - $81,416 - $97,090 per annum, plus superannuation
  • a 9 day fortnight
  • location - Grafton/Maclean 
  • the opportunity to accrue time in lieu
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave

About the role

As the Senior Planner (Systems) you will:

  • Provide a lead mentoring, development and training role to regulatory staff in regard to relevant corporate planning systems
  • Lead the development and on-going enhancement of Council’s electronic platforms to deliver development applications and planning certificates
  • Assess development applications, including significant development and/or complex matters
  • Provide planning advice in the preparation of LEP’s, DCP’s, Council policies, planning studies

The successful applicant will:

  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Have excellent communication & negotiation skills
  • Be able to solve challenges

Download the position description here.

Contact

Scott Lenton, Development Services Supervisor on 6643 0234.

Closing date

Sunday, 14 April 2019 at 11.30 pm (NSW time)

Other important information 

The location of this position will be either in Maclean or Grafton office and will be subject to negotiation, however, this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

A probation period applies to this position.

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website www.clarence.nsw.gov.au.
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

For this application you will be required to supply a resume and relevant certificates and licences.

 

Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply.




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