Senior Building And Development Officer

Hawkesbury City Council Full Time Permanent 15/01/2020

Be passionate. Be progressive. Hawkesbury City Council.

• Salary negotiable from $90k • Leaseback vehicle  • Permanent full time  • 9 day fortnight

Located on the edge of Sydney, Hawkesbury boasts Sydney’s Largest Local Government area all within 1 hour drive from the City. With a developing aerospace precinct with linkages across education, health, equine, defence, tourism, the area embraces its’ heritage as Australia’s third oldest settlement and is considered “a vibrant city with a rural feel”.

The Role:

As the Senior Building & Development Officer, you will provide an efficient & effective service in relation to the assessment of applications in a range of development control functions, including the processing of applications, compliance and responding to customer enquiries.

You must have:

  • Tertiary qualification in building surveying, environmental health or equivalent and Accreditation under the NSW Building Professionals Board Council Accreditation Scheme
  • Extensive relevant experience in development assessment including complex developments
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979 and Local Government Act 1993 and associated legislation and regulations.
  • Class C Licence

The Rewards:

An attractive salary will be negotiated with the successful applicant commensurate with qualification, skills and experience.

We are an organisation that offers exciting challenges to provide dynamic services to our community. If you are open to fresh ideas, committed to progressing new initiatives and driven to provide the very best service to our community we want to hear from you.

To Apply:

For further position details, including the selection criteria and how to apply, visit our website or if you do not have access to our website call the Human Resources Coordinator at 02 4560 4444.

Applications close 5pm Sunday, 2 February 2020

Applicants who do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for this position.

Please note that the canvassing of Councillors in relation to these matters will automatically disqualify the applicant from this process.