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Planning Officer

Full-time position based in Swan Hill.

Are you interested in helping shape the future development of the Swan Hill Region? Are you a Planner who is passionate about economic growth? At Swan Hill Rural City Council we’re looking for innovative positive people to join our team to deliver great outcomes for the community and the development industry.

Your role will include processing of planning permit and subdivision applications, planning for the future by preparation of Planning Scheme amendments, carrying out site inspections for proposed developments and liaising with community members and developers to achieve great outcomes.

With formal qualifications in Town Planning, you will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, time management and knowledge of relevant Legislation, Regulations and Codes of Practices relating to the position. Your ability to liaise with the general community is key to your success in this role.

A current Police Check, no longer than 6 months old is essential for this position.


Attracting approximately $76,986 per annum plus superannuation, depending on qualifications and experience. This is a permanent full time position.

Applications close

Applications close at 12pm Tuesday, 21 May 2019. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Monday, 27 May 2019.

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For further please contact Human Resources
Phone: (03) 5036 2333
Postal address: Swan Hill Rural City Council, PO Box 488, Swan Hill VIC 3585