Environmental Planning and Compliance Officer


Hume City Council


Broadmeadows, Melbourne, Victoria

Salary etc:

$89,704 p.a. + super (Band 6). Permanent, full-time, monthly RDO


101332 (Job ID: 5429612)

Do you have experience and expertise in environmental planning and compliance? Are you passionate about protecting native vegetation and working with others to achieve sound environmental built form outcomes?

We now have an opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced person to join our team as an Environmental Planning and Compliance Officer.

We are looking for someone to join our team of highly experienced environmental planners who has high level technical skills in environmental planning regulations, native vegetation identification; who can develop local policy for strategic and statutory planning applications; can undertake compliance and enforcement activities following breaches of the Planning and Environment Act 1987; can work to build the capacity of the development industry and planning sector; and can work across our organisation and with the community to achieve integrated environmental outcomes.

Key Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • High level organisational skills and experience successfully navigating different priorities
  • Well-developed understanding of Hume's natural heritage values
  • Understanding of Victoria's planning framework

Company Profile

Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.

Hume City is one of Australia's fastest-growing communities and with more people choosing to call Hume home, we're expected to welcome more than 57,000 new residents to our City over the next decade.

What We Offer

With our high level of employee engagement, Hume City Council offers a great working environment where you can develop your career. We offer flexible work arrangements and other benefits, such as study assistance and interest free loans for public transport. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.

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