August 10th, 2017

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Australia - New South Wales - index

1.Senior Specialist Planner - Sydney CBD NEW

Australia - Victoria - index

2.Transport Planner - Contract - Ballarat

3.Customer Service/Fast Track Planning Officer - Colac

4.Planning Officer - Colac

5.Statutory Planner - Contract - Melbourne - East

6.Strategic Planning - Project Manager - Melbourne - East

7.Senior Statutory Planner - Contract - Melbourne - East NEW

8.Statutory Planner - Contract - Melbourne - Inner East

9.Strategic Planner- part time - Melbourne - Inner East

10.Statutory Planner - Ongoing Contract - Melbourne - Inner NE NEW

11.Heritage Planner - Melbourne - Inner North NEW

12.Strategic Planner - Contract view to perm - Melbourne - North East

13.Statutory Planner - Contract - Melbourne - South

14.Statutory Planner - Contract - Melbourne - South East

15.Statutory Planner - Contract - Melbourne - West

16.Transport Planner - Contract - Melbourne - West NEW

17.Environmental Planner - Melbourne CBD

18.Land Use Planner - Melbourne CBD

19.Manager- Planning Projects - Contract - Melbourne CBD

20.Statutory Planner - Regional North

21.TOWN PLANNER (Telco Consultant) - South Yarra

22.Senior Planner - Werribee NEW

Australia - New South Wales

1. Senior Specialist Planner

Sydney CBD, New South Wales, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-10

Advertiser: City Of Sydney

  • 115,588.00 per annum plus Superannuation (for the full-time position)
  • Permanent position, full time
  • Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement

The City of Sydney is one of the world’s most spectacular cities. Every year, another $3 billion pours into its evolution. We are guided by our Sustainable Sydney 2030 strategy and have ambitious goals in transforming Sydney.

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Australia - Victoria

2. Transport Planner - Contract

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Ballarat based role - immediate start
  • Multi-dimensional team - work with the whole office team
  • Work for state government- great foot in the door

Working for this state government referral department, you will be working on some interesting road based issues in/around regional western Victoria.

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3. Customer Service/Fast Track Planning Officer

Colac, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Colac Otway Shire

Permanent Full Time

Located in Victoria’s south-west, the Colac Otway Shire is diverse and beautiful, with volcanic lakes, craters and plains in the north; hinterland forests of the Otway Ranges running through the centre; and the Great Ocean Road coastline in the south. The lush rainforest and internationally recognised waterways and Great Ocean Road coastline all make Colac Otway Shire a place people want to live, work and visit. The region is widely regarded as one of the most picturesque municipalities in Victoria.

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4. Planning Officer

Colac, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Colac Otway Shire

This is a great opportunity to join a small team of dedicated planners who make important decisions on land use and development in the Shire.

Located in Victoria’s south-west, the Colac Otway Shire is diverse and beautiful, with volcanic lakes, craters and plains in the north; hinterland forests of the Otway Ranges running through the centre; and the Great Ocean Road coastline in the south. The lush rainforest and internationally recognised waterways and Great Ocean Road coastline all make Colac Otway Shire a place people want to live, work and visit. The region is widely regarded as one of the most picturesque municipalities in Victoria.

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5. Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-07-13

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Fabulous contract opportunity in the eastern suburbs
  • Immediate start - be eligible for ongoing opportunities as they arise
  • Own caseload of work - predominantly multi residential and mixed use

This eastern based council is looking for a statutory planner to join their team to assist with an increasing number of applications that are coming in due to the end of financial year.

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6. Strategic Planning - Project Manager

Melbourne - East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-07-20

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • 2 year contract role - management role- project based
  • Role available immediately - the sooner you start the better
  • Fabulous senior opportunity - mixed role with huge variety

This inner eastern based council are undertaking a variety of project work and are looking to add to their team by engaging a strategic planner into a project management capacity to drive these initiatives forward.

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7. Senior Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-10

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Senior contract role -potential for extension
  • Eastern Location - producing quality planning reports
  • Variety of work - broad scope of applications, gain valuable expertise

Senior Statutory Planner needed for a report writing role, immediate start for council located in the east

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8. Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - Inner East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Immediate start- run your own caseload - diverse portfolio
  • Lively team with great leadership and enviable culture
  • Opportunity to work with a busy team

Located in the leafy inner eastern suburbs, this council are undertaking a wide variety of development applications and are seeking the assistance of an experienced statutory planner to join the team.

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9. Strategic Planner- part time

Melbourne - Inner East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Large team- interesting projects - strong community focus
  • Contract role - initial 3 months with a view to extend
  • Immediate start for 3 days per week

This inner eastern council is extremely busy on both the statutory and strategic front and require additional part time resources to assist with planning scheme amendments.

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10. Statutory Planner - Ongoing Contract

Melbourne - Inner NE, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-10

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Ongoing contract - immediate start - convenient inner north east
  • Growing team - diverse culture
  • Lucrative hourly rates - Band 5 or 6 flexible

Contract job for statutory planner, ongoing tenure at inner north eastern location

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11. Heritage Planner

Melbourne - Inner North, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-10

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Fabulous opportunity to join a niche, specialist team
  • Permanent role - flexible work arrangements and interesting projects
  • Negotiable salary- experience dependent - be rewarded

Opportunity for Heritage Planner to join niche consultancy located in the inner northern suburbs

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12. Strategic Planner - Contract view to perm

Melbourne - North East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-07-20

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Great opportunity to get your foot in with a contract- stay for perm
  • Growing team - create your role - make it your own
  • Immediate starts available - get cracking and make a difference
  • contract with a view to permanency

Located in the north eastern growth zone, this council is currently undertaking some very interesting and large scale strategic planning and land use projects and require some long term resources to get the projects moving

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13. Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - South, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-07-13

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Various contracts available at various levels
  • Growth corridor, growing precinct with coastal features
  • Opportunity diversify your skills and take on different applications

This southern located council, are building a solid foundation and are busy with applications that are making a tangible difference to the south eastern region. As part of this growth, they are looking for qualified and experienced town planners to join the team

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14. Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - South East, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Range of duties - matched to your existing skills
  • Diverse team- segregated duties- depends on existing skills
  • Contract - strong possibility of extension/ongoing role

Immediate contract role for qualified statutory planner, lots of variety, large team based in the east

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15. Statutory Planner - Contract

Melbourne - West, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Have your own caseload of applications - run with the full lifecycle
  • Work in a large planning team - -plenty of support - actively engaging
  • 3 month contract with potential for extension

Located on the fringe of the western growth area, this council is continuing to expand their planning team due to higher than normal application volumes.

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16. Transport Planner - Contract

Melbourne - West, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-10

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Immediate contract - collaboration project with state government
  • Solid transport planning and land use skills - showcase your abilities
  • Flexible hourly rates - unique council project experience

Role for transport planner to join an interesting project team, growth areas council.

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17. Environmental Planner

Melbourne CBD, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-06-20

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Permanent role for an Industry Leader - sought after role in CBD
  • Demonstrate your expertise and grow the business
  • Key consulting role-client facing negotiation & stakeholder engagement

Environmental Planner role within large consultancy to work on various Land Use and infrastructure projects

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18. Land Use Planner

Melbourne CBD, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-07-20

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Permanent role with a telco planning focus
  • Be part of a growing team - build your career with this national brand
  • Interesting and diverse projects- high profile stakeholder engagement

As a nationally recognized and well respected infrastructure consultancy, this organisation are winning a variety of land use projects across the greater Melbourne area.

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19. Manager- Planning Projects - Contract

Melbourne CBD, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Short term contract- manage an intimate team
  • Immediate start - with handover
  • CBD location - easy commute

As part of the broader state government network, this intimate planning project team are needing someone on a short term basis to assist while their manager takes some well deserved leave.

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20. Statutory Planner

Regional North, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-03

Advertiser: Hays - Melbourne

  • Regional Contract role - help assist during the recruitment process
  • Immediate start - statutory planning - great tree change opportunity
  • Fabulous river holiday destination - attractive lifestyle

This regional shire, located along the picturesque river Murray are looking for a statutory planner (band 5) to assist on a contract basis, while they recruit a permanent team member.

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21. TOWN PLANNER (Telco Consultant)

South Yarra, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-07-13

Advertiser: CPS Global

CPS Global is a leading Telecommunications Deployment group providing 'end to end' services for the wireless and fixed telecommunications sectors. We acquire, design and install network infrastructure solutions for leading Australian companies.

We are currently expanding and seeking a dynamic Town Planner to be based in our South Yarra office.

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22. Senior Planner

Werribee, Victoria, Australia. Posted: 2017-08-08

Advertiser: Wyndham City Council

  • Permanent Full Time
  • $84,234 pa plus superannuation

Wyndham City provides an excellent opportunity for a Senior Planner to join our Urban Transformation Team to deal with a diverse range of strategic land use and growth area planning issues.

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