town planner in Inner West Sydney

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job details

inner west sydney, new south wales
job type
AU$ 60.00 - AU$ 68.00 per hour
reference number
noelle kielty, randstad
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job description

Based in Inner West of Sydney, a local council has engaged our services to assist in the temporary employment of a Planning Officer. The Planning Officer will need experience in the assessment of multi story residential/mixed commercial and residential developments in NSW.

The ideal candidate will have experience liaising with local government, and have current knowledge of building and town planning practices particularly in relation to development applications.


  • Assess a range of development applications
  • Carry out site inspection when required
  • Prepare associated reports
  • Ensure that all legislative and statutory requirements are correct
  • Ensure that development applications are processed accordingly
  • Provide advice and information to relevant stakeholders
  • Liaise with the relevant Government Departments on planning matters


  • Tertiary qualifications in Town Planning or equivalent
  • Ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with relevant stakeholders
  • Skills and the ability to work effectively within a collaborative team
  • Ability to work co-operatively with other Departments
  • Ability to present accurate, clear, concise and timely reports
  • Ability to implement new planning concepts and procedures
  • Possess good negotiation and conflict resolution skills

To Apply

Click "apply" below to submit your resume/application or if you wish to discuss this role further please contact Noelle Kielty on 0292339937.

Alternatively you can email at

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Town Planner/Development Assessment/ Planner


Tertiary qualifications in Town Planning or equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree