Development Assessment Officer

Cumberland Council (Holroyd) Full Time Permanent 29/09/2016


  • Permanent full time position
  • Great work life balance
  • Professional development, mentoring and study assistance

About the Organisation

Located in the heart of Western Sydney, approx. 20kms from Sydney’s central business districts, Cumberland Council provides a gateway to careers. We support fitness and health through our various Health & Wellbeing initiatives. We are committed to gender equity issues and increasing the participation of women in local government. We are the leaders in our community and work in partnership with them to create a city that is Active; Growing; Balanced; Connected; and Dynamic!

About the Opportunity

The Development Assessment Officer will be responsible for the assessment of development applications and attendance to planning enquiries. This position will be primarily responsible for the assessment of a wide range of development applications as well as providing guidance to other team members and members of the public.

The successful applicant will need to be motivated, experienced in Development Assessment and willing to accept the challenge of proving a high level of service to the Cumberland Community.

Salary: Salary range of $1,280.96 to $1,408.70 per week, plus Superannuation. A Lease-back motor vehicle arrangement is offered with this position.

Conditions of Employment: Working 35 hours per week, Flexi-time arrangements of 1 flex day per fortnight. This position will be initially located at Auburn, however there is the possibility that you may be working across Merrylands and/or Auburn worksites.

Enquiries: Karl Okorn on 9735 1265 or Michael Lawani on 9735 1358.

Closing date: 11:30pm, Wednesday 12 October 2016

Apply Now on-line!