heritage planner in Sydney CBD

alexandra king, randstad
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AU$ 620 - AU$ 621 per day

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sydney cbd, new south wales
design & architecture
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AU$ 620 - AU$ 621 per day
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alexandra king, randstad
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About the organisation:
Looking for a Heritage Planner for a NSW Government department. The position required you to advise on and manage the conservation and adaptation of heritage places to the NSW Government.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Apply appropriate statutory heritage and planning legislation and policies to heritage issues, particularly the Heritage Act 1977 and the Burra Charter
  • Identify opportunities within constrained sites and provide strategic advice to design consultants who are designing master plans for school sites with heritage items, either on or adjacent to the site
  • Generate innovative options for heritage conservation that effectively conserve the Department's heritage assets in accordance with the Burra Charter
  • Undertake heritage research utilising multiple sources and approaches, and present findings
  • Write Statements of Significance, Statements of Heritage Impact, Heritage Inventory Sheets, Heritage and Conservation Register entries, Heritage Advice, Heritage Policies and Conservation Management Plans
  • Support fellow heritage professionals with their tasks within the team as required

About the ideal candidate:
The ideal candidate will have worked in a similar role, but in short you will have:

  • Architect/design background with heritage experience
  • Desirable to have experience working with education facilities
  • Experience in managing multiple projects
  • An understanding of current legislation including the Heritage Act 1977 and Burra Charyer
  • An ability to build strong, co-operative relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


"heritage" "architecture" "design" "heritage act" "burra charter"


Design background

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma