Senior Development Assessment Officer

Ku-ring-gai Council Full Time Permanent 8/10/2021

Senior Development Assessment Officer

  • Salary 96,377.09 - 111,797.02 p/a + super
  • Permanent Full Time – 35 hours per week
  • Flexible working arrangements available
  • Leaseback Vehicle Offered

 

Located 16 kms north of the Sydney CBD, the Ku-ring-gai area covers 84km2, is home to 127,000 residents and is set in one of New South Wales’ most attractive natural environments.

 

Council is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced professional to join our Development Assessment Services team on a permanent basis.

 

Reporting to the Team Leader Development Assessment, your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assessment of development applications
  • Assessment of highly complex and/or high profile projects and applications
  • Management of applications where Council is the applicant or may have a conflict of interest
  • Preparation of assessment reports
  • Representing Council in court, at panel meetings and on site meetings
  • Providing professional advice to developers and the community
  • Investigating complaints

 

Required experience & Skills:

  • Town Planning or a related discipline and substantial experience in a similar role
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with particular emphasis in the areas of consultation, negotiation and conflict management is also required.

 

This position is permanent full time (35 hours per week) with access to flexi time or flexible working from home arrangements.

 

How to apply:

Applicants are requested to address all Essential Criteria as listed within the Position Description to be eligible for an interview.

 

Like to know more? Please contact Adam Richardson 9424 0772

Closes: 11:45pm, Friday 29 October 2021

 

Ku-ring-gai Council is an equal opportunity employer