Statutory Planner

Expressions of Interest: Statutory Planners (all levels)• Planner to Principal Planner (Band 5 to Band 7)• Flexible/remote working arrangements• Two roles, 2-year contractWe are looking for passionate and energetic planners to join a new team to help manage the increasing numbers and complexity of applications within Cardinia.As a planner at Cardinia, you will work alongside a friendly and engaged team and be exposed to a large and unique landscape that includes coastline, state-significant agricultural land and suburbs and townships with unique character and values. The two-year roles will provide valuable support to the planning team by assisting our planners with their current workload and taking on a caseload of new planning permit applications. There may also be opportunity to provide more specialised support, such as report writing and working with stakeholders to resolve complex issues.Importantly, you will work within a supportive and collaborative team environment where your passion for achieving great planning outcomes, business improvements and personal development is encouraged and fostered.In addition to being one of Australia’s fastest-growing regions, Cardinia offers an innovative and progressive work environment, including an activity-based office environment and hybrid working model.We are open to expressions from junior planners to more experienced planners at senior and principal level. There is also potential for part-time roles and flexible/remote working arrangements.About CardiniaCardinia Shire Council is a dynamic and progressive organisation. We pride ourselves on our diversity and investment in our staff. Everything we do is underpinned by our Together, Different and for the Future approach, embracing collaboration and innovation across teams, with other agencies, and our community. We seek people with diverse experience and background, then provide you with the tools for career success. You will have access to targeted training through our learning and development programs to enable you to achieve your professional goals and excel in your role. We offer opportunities to work flexibly, balancing your work goals with your life goals. We offer a wide range of staff benefits, including discounted gym memberships and health insurance, annual leave loading and access to our comprehensive health and wellbeing program.To apply• To submit your expression of interest please complete the online application form, including your resume and a brief cover letter demonstrating your suitability to the role and the type of role you are interested in. You do not need to address any selection criteria. • For application queries please contact Frances Stipkovic or Jason Gilbert, Coordinators Statutory Planning, on 1300 787 624.Cardinia Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to an equitable, diverse, and socially inclusive work environment and a positive, barrier-free recruitment process. We welcome applicants from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to explore career opportunities with Cardinia Shire Council. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application by contacting us on 1300 787 624. All successful applicants will be required to undertake a National Police Check, pre-employment medical and obtain or hold a valid Working with Children Check. You must have valid Australia Working Rights to be considered for this role.Position Description - Principal Statutory PlannerPosition Description - Senior Statutory PlannerPosition Description - Statutory Planner 71000 AUD Officer 3809