Browse Planning Jobs


Human Capital Magazine
Highly Recommended Award
Best Job Board category

HR Buzz
Jobs in HR

Jobs in Safety

Town Planner - Strategic - 6mth+ Contract

North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne
  • Unrivaled opportunity to be a part of major growth projects
  • Join a strong management team
  • Transform a growing and diverse community

Are you ready for your next challenge in planning? This role is for you!

Your new company
Our client is seeking a motivated strategic planner to join their growing team on a minimum 6-month contract with a contract extension available. This council is located in the north Melbourne and is offering a unique opportunity for a planner to contribute to various projects in the region including innovative community space projects, environmental projects and transport planning initiatives.

Your new role
In this role, you will develop, monitor, implement and review integrated strategic planning projects that will underpin the future sustainable development of the council area. The successful candidate will understand the views, visions and needs of the community and other key stakeholders and incorporate them into balanced and cohesive strategic planning projects to position the council to meet the challenges of the future.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will hold a tertiary qualification in Town Planning or related discipline, and preferably have experience working in local government. You have knowledge of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 and the Victoria Planning Provisions. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential.

What you'll get in return
This role will be a defining moment in your career, where not only will you love where you work, you will be invested in the goals and potential outcomes that will ultimately shape the future development of the area.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Gabriel Kaufmann on

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on (03) 9642 4066 for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Architecture logo