City of Canada Bay Council

Town Planner – Statutory

Posted: 04 Sep
Closes: 30 Oct


The City of Canada Bay is a thriving, colourful community, surrounded by the beautiful bays of Sydney Harbour. The area is also known for its parklands, cycle paths and walkways.


Town Planner – Statutory

Job No. CB17463

$79,366.73 - $91,271.74 per annum + super

Permanent full time - 35 hours per week, Nine-day fortnight, Lease back vehicle available & mobile phone


Do you have previous experience in town planning? Are you interested in working for a progressive and innovative Council? Then we may have the role for you.


Working as part of our statutory planning team, you will use your knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations to undertake a technical and merit-based assessment of Development and other related applications submitted to Council.


As a Town Planner, you will also be responsible for assessing development applications, liaising with statutory bodies and other professionals, and ensuring compliance with Council policies and other appropriate regulations.


Utilising your excellent communication skills, you will provide technical advice to other staff and customers on development applications, and produce high quality written reports to relevant committees including the Sydney Eastern City Planning Panel, Council’s Local Planning Panel and Design Review Panel.


The successful applicant will have a degree in Town Planning or related discipline, a minimum of 12 months experience in the assessment of development applications, working knowledge of relevant legislation and excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Click here to view position description. 


Closing Date:  Friday, 30 October 2020 at 11:30pm


Previous applicants need not apply. 


For further information on this position please contact Samuel Lettice, A/Manager Statutory Planning on 9911 6555.


The City of Canada Bay Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to a safe workplace.


“Formal offers of employment is subject to standard Council pre-employment checks including medical and other background checks”