Environment And Development Compliance Manager

Wollongong City Council Full Time Permanent 9/06/2021

Permanent | Full Time
Salary from $118,412 up to $139,565 per annum plus superannuation and
an option of a motor vehicle equalisation allowance
or a lease for private use of a motor vehicle
Salary will be assessed based on skills, experience and qualifications.
Recruitment No 21049

About the Position:

Wollongong City Council is excited to be offering an opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated Environment and Development Compliance Manager. Leading a team of professionals and operational staff, you will apply your leadership and technical expertise to the management of Council's development compliance, environmental compliance and environment public health functions.

This position is also responsible for:

  • ensuring the impacts and consequences of development, (including unauthorised development) on the natural and built environment are mitigated and minimised in accordance with adopted relevant legislative, statutory processes and Council Policy
  • developing and implementing new systems and technical policies and procedures in areas relating to environmental health and development compliance
  • constructively leading Council's strategic and corporate planning activities that drive the commitment for the achievement of Council's goals, objectives and targets
  • providing collaborative leadership and direction to develop a high performing, customer and team focused culture.

Your success in this role will be demonstrated through your ability to lead strategically and develop sustainable strategies and plans that drive Council's continuous improvement in environment, health and development compliance. You will have strong communication and interpersonal skills with an ability to engage with external bodies and staff across all levels of the business. You will also demonstrate strong financial and project management skills and have previous experience in the analyse, interpretation and preparation of legal documentation to drive programs.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and responses to the selection criteria above via our website. Wollongong City Council uses a merit-based recruitment process. It is essential to respond to each of the selection criteria below writing at least one to two paragraphs using specific and actual examples of how you have demonstrated the particular skill, qualification or experience. Provide relevant examples from your work, study or community roles. Be clear and to the point. Please use actual examples of what you have done, how well you did it, what you achieved, and how it relates to the requirements of the job. Applications that do not answer all the criteria will not be considered. Your CV alone will not be enough information for your application to be assessed

Click 'Apply now' to be redirected to the Council Vacancy page

For further information regarding this position please contact Danny Madigan on (02) 4227 7273, 0428 637 267 or email .au. Enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

For assistance in submitting your application please contact the Recruitment Team on (02) 4227 7065.

Applications close 12 midday, Monday, 21 June 2021.

Wollongong is a vibrant, diverse city, situated on one of Australia's most picturesque coastlines. Regarded as Australia's most liveable regional city, Wollongong offers a relaxed, coastal lifestyle with all the benefits of a major city.

Wollongong City Council is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in both traditional and non-traditional roles.