Strategic Recreation Planner

Ku-ring-gai Council Full Time Permanent 8/06/2021

 Council is currently seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced professionals for the role of Strategic Recreation Planner.

 

Strategic Recreation Planner

 

  • Salary $94,487.12 – $109,605.08 p/a + super
  • Permanent fulltime - 35 hours per week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Leaseback vehicle offered

 

Located 16 kms north of the Sydney CBD, the Ku-ring-gai area covers 84km2, is home to 127,000 residents and is set in one of New South Wales’ most attractive natural environments.

 

Ku-ring-gai Council is seeking an experienced Strategic Recreation Planner to work as part of a team preparing open space plans, policies and strategies that will ensure public open spaces support a diversity of outdoor recreation activities.

 

Reporting to the Team Leader Urban Design, your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare strategies and planning policies for the improvement of recreation and sport in consultation with key stakeholders and the community
  • Assist with the preparation and implementation of plans and strategies as required by the Local Strategic Planning Statement (LSPS)
  • Provide advice regarding current and emerging open space and land use planning issues in sport, recreation and physical activity areas
  • Oversee the preparation, review and reporting of Plans of Management for the effective management and maintenance of Council parks, sportsgrounds, halls and golf courses
  • Project management working across all departments of Council including procurement and management of consultants within agreed budget and timeframes

 

Required experience & skills:

  • Tertiary Qualifications in in a relevant discipline such as urban planning, landscape architecture or recreation planning;
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in related field
  • A current Class C driver’s licence

 

How to apply:

All applicants are required to apply via the Council’s website https://www.krg.nsw.gov.au/Council/Careers

https://careers.kmc.nsw.gov.au/jobs/KMC-1537858

 

Applicants are requested to address all Essential Criteria as listed within the Position Description to be eligible for an interview.

 

Like to know more? Please contact Hiring Managers - Bill Royal  - 9424 0946 or Antony Fabbro -9424 0854

Closes: 11:45pm, Monday 28 June 2021

 

Ku-ring-gai Council is an equal opportunity employer