Senior Planning Officer

Kingborough Council Full Time Permanent 4/07/2019

An opportunity has opened to expand your career and take advantage of the fantastic lifestyle offered on the picturesque south east coast of Tasmania. Located an easy 15 minute drive south of the capital city Hobart, Kingborough is one of the fastest growing areas in Tasmania. With a population of over 37,000, Kingborough offers a wonderful family lifestyle, including quality educational facilities, sporting and recreational services, service clubs and shopping centres.

The Senior Planning Officer is responsible for the effective and efficient assessment of complex statutory planning applications in accordance with legislative requirements and Council policy, attendance at planning appeals and the mentoring other planners in the statutory planning team.

In order to succeed in the role, you will have a degree in Town Planning or a related discipline and a minimum of five years of practical town planning experience.

The role is full-time and the base salary is in the range of $88,628 - $100,456 per annum, depending on skills and experience.

How to apply: For further information on this position, please contact Tasha Tyler-Moore, Manager Development Services on 03 6211 8200. A copy of the position description for this vacancy and information detailing requirements for applications are available on Council's website All applications must include a document addressing the selection criteria and a current resume.

Applications close at 4pm on Friday, 19 July 2019 and should be forwarded to the Executive Manager Organisational Development, Kingborough Council by email on