Senior Environmental Planner (Assessment & Strategy)

Blue Mountains City Council Full Time Permanent 25/11/2022

The Environmental Planner (Assessment and Strategy) Officer plays a key role in the management and delivery of BMCC’s Environmental Impact Assessment Processes and ensuring the integration of Corporate and Environmental Strategies and objectives into the design and delivery of Council projects and programs. The role also builds collaborative partnerships across council to implement key environmental strategies such as BMCC’s Water Sensitive City Strategic Plan and Biodiversity Strategy in support of a sustainable and environmentally sensitive “City within a World Heritage Area” with a particular focus on the promotion of WSUD.

Applicants require relevant environmental, engineering and/or planning qualifications and experience in environmental impact assessment and environmental planning. The successful candidate will also develop strategic frameworks, plans and targeted training to support and build capacity in the sustainable management of stormwater, WSUD and will require experience in the design and delivery of water sensitive outcomes.

Salary:  commencing at $87,877.55 gross per annum.

For further information contact:  Michael Hensen on (02) 4780 5471.

Closing date:  Sunday, 18 December 2022.

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APPLICATION INFORMATION:  It is preferred that you obtain the position description and information on how to apply from our website, www.bmcc.nsw.gov.au/jobs.  Applications addressing the selection criteria, accompanied by a resume, references and copies of qualifications should be emailed to hresources@bmcc.nsw.gov.au prior to closing date.  If you are unable to get access to a computer, hardcopy applications may be posted to Staff Applications, Blue Mountains City Council, Locked Bag 1005, KATOOMBA NSW 2780.