Position Details
Reference Number 17544
Position Title Planning Enforcement Officer
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Department Planning & Eco Development
Branch City Development
Location Coburg Civic Centre, 90 Bell Street Coburg
Banding Level Band 6
Salary $83,491.37 to $91,008.02
Hours Per Fortnight 76.00
Position Summary


  • Band 6 Planning Enforcement Officer (1 ongoing and 1 x 2 year fixed term)
  • Full Time / Monthly RDO


Note to Applicants: When applying for the Band 6 role, please specify whether your preference is for the permanent or maximum term position.


Moreland City Council is located in the inner northern suburbs of Melbourne and is one of the most populous and culturally diverse municipalities. Located in Coburg, just 8km from the CBD and offer excellent public transport and cycling access for employees.

Join a growing planning enforcement team and help deliver better built form outcomes for Moreland.

The Statutory Planning Team is tasked with considering land use and development applications and seeks to achieve good planning outcomes. The role of planning enforcement officers in this process is key to ensuring that these outcomes are delivered.

As a Planning Enforcement Officer you will manage a diverse caseload working both independently and also closely with other officers within the City Development Branch to gain compliance across a range of land use and development types.

You will bring to the role a proven track record in excellent customer service, mediation or dispute resolution in planning or a related field. As a senior planning enforcement officer, a qualification in Planning or a related field or extensive experience in statutory planning, local government and / or investigations is desired but not essential. You will also have extensive experience in a high-pressure customer service environment.

Highly developed interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills are essential to succeed in the roles.  Excellent computer skills and a demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team are required for these positions.

This is an exciting time in the growth and development of the team and the right candidate will be rewarded with excellent career development opportunities in a supportive team environment. At Moreland City Council we provide our employees with every opportunity to enjoy a work-life balance, employer-supported study assistance schemes, salary sacrifice and extensive opportunities for training and career development.

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background.

Contact Person Darren Camilleri
Contact Number 92401281
Closing Date 23/07/2018
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