Statutory Planning Officer


North East Catchment Management Authority


Wodonga, Victoria

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$85,885 - $95,311 p.a. + super. Ongoing, Full-time.

Would you like to work in a vibrant regional location with a passionate team committed to delivering outcomes through stakeholder and community planning and collaboration?

We are seeking a Statutory Planning Officer to join our Waterways and Floodplain Management Team; whether you are at the start of your planning career or looking for a development opportunity we would love to hear from you. Planners understand the spatial relationships between places, their communities and how they interrelate with each other and the economy into the future.

What Does The Position Involve?

Statutory Planning Officers at the North East CMA work closely with community, local governments, and other organisations to ensure works on waterways or development in proximity to waterways and on floodplains is consistent with the Water Act 1989 and the Victorian Floodplain Management Strategy. They must also consider minimising risks to the environment and human safety when addressing applications.

The position also supports the North East CMA's role in flood response and recovery, including the review of internal and external preparedness policies and procedures, developing flood data and flood intelligence and provision of flood advice to the VICSES in the event of a flood emergency.

What Can The North East Cma Offer You?

  • A great regional location.
  • A challenging and rewarding career move.
  • A flexible and friendly work environment.
  • Safety, health, and wellbeing are a priority at our Catchment Management Authority (CMA).

This is a full time ongoing position and can be based in Wodonga, Tallangatta or Wangaratta (by negotiation). The salary package is negotiable based on suitable experience and qualifications.

The North East CMA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promotes a diverse and productive workplace environment. 

Website: https://www.necma.vic.gov.au
Phone: 1300 216 513.


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