Position Details
Reference Number 19723
Position Title Planning Enforcement Officer
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Civic Centre - Nunawading
Classification Banded Employee - Band 6
Hours Per Week 38
Advertisement $80K + Super

In this position you will ensure the provisions of the Whitehorse Planning Scheme, Planning and Environment Act 1987 and other relevant legislation are complied with throughout the municipality.

The successful applicant will be part of the Statutory Planning team at Whitehorse and will be one of two enforcement officers.

In this role you will conduct and monitor routine inspections of approved uses and developments to ensure compliance, keep a register of the properties reactively and proactively inspected. Interview alleged offenders, prepare briefs for prosecution, assist Council Solicitors and assist with prosecutions in Court or VCAT as well as providing a high standard of clear, accurate, technical and general advice.

You will require relevant tertiary qualifications, outstanding oral and written communication skills, strong skills in managing time, planning of own work, excellent customer service as well as the ability to interpret the Planning and Environment Act 1987,

Further information is available from Jacqui Hansen on 9262 6520. Applications must address the key selection criteria contained in the position description. Applications close 14 March 2018.
Contact Person Jacqui Hansen
Contact Number 92626520
Closing Date 14/03/2018
Position Description Planning Enforcement Officer Position Description - December 2017.docx
Physical Requirements Checklist DRAFT CD - PB - Planning Enforcement Officer Position Description - August 2017.docx