Planning Officer

The planning officer will:

  • Ensure that the planning assessment, approval and control function within the Wattle Range Council is carried out in accordance with relevant legislation, codes and standards including the Planning, Development and Infrastructure (PDI) Act 2016.
  • Provide advice and technical expertise to Council, the public and external parties in a professional manner.
  • Provide planning recommendations and reports to Council where necessary.
  • Assist Council to undertake strategic planning processes to aid in shaping the future direction of the region.

The successful applicant must hold or be nearing completion of the relevant tertiary planning qualification with growth opportunities available for a career minded applicant.

The position is offered on a full-time permanent basis, classified at Level 4 (currently $74,199 to $79,103 plus 10% superannuation) based on qualification and experience, of the SA Municipal Officers Award and Wattle Range Council’s ASU Enterprise Bargaining Agreement. The position is also entitled to a rostered day off each month.

Applications close 5 October 2021 at 9am.

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