development assessment planner / officer - local gov in Inner West Sydney

Inner West Sydney, New South Wales
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This Local Council is seeking DA Planners to undertake assessment of applications in a professional manner and within legislation. This is initially a 6 month contract with the possibility of extension.

Based in the Inner Western suburbs of Sydney, the DA planner will assess and report on development and other applications made to the council. Ensure work outputs is in accordance with agreed targets. Respond to verbal and written requests for advice from applicants and the public concerning development matters. Mediate disputes between applicants and objectors.

The successful candidate will hold a tertiary qualification in Town Planning or other related disciplines. You will have previous experience in the application of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act and Local Government Act in relation to regulatory processes and the assessment of development applications.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal is a high requirement of this role.

To apply please send your CV in word format to the below link. Please contact Katie O'Neill on 02 9233 9904 with any queries.

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