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Para Professional Planner

Job No: SHELL8
Location: Shellharbour NSW

Shellharbour City, located just 1 ½ hours south of Sydney, is home to almost 70,000 people in a city that spans 154 square kilometres. It's a place of great natural beauty - stretching west from the picturesque coastline to rolling pastures, against the majestic backdrop of the Illawarra escarpment.

  • Exciting, rewarding career opportunities
  • Relaxed coastal lifestyle
  • Flexible working arrangements and work/life balance

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a flexible, contemporary environment in a Local Government area currently experiencing rapid growth?

Shellharbour City Council is committed to building a high performing and sustainable organisation to deliver outcomes for the community through leadership, collaboration and innovation. We are seeking dynamic, enthusiastic, skilled and experienced people to join us and be part of this exciting time, where Shellharbour City has three urban release areas.


We offer:

If you have recently completed (or working towards) your qualifications in Urban and Regional Planning or equivalent, we can develop your skills and knowledge in planning through the assessment of development application and working closely with team members in providing advice to customers.

  • Up to 35 hours per week
  • On the job training
  • Salary up to $1244.24 per week, plus 9.5% superannuation
  • Long Service Leave after 5 years

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Local Government State Award, relevant legislation and Council's policies and procedures. For further information about the position, click here for the Position Description.

Contact: Jasmina Micevski on 4221 6322.

Closing date: Sunday 25 March 2018 at 11.30pm.

How to Apply: Once you start your online application, you cannot save and return to this later. You may wish to prepare your responses in a word document and then COPY and PASTE into the fields below.

For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria, please view our Guide To Applying.

Shellharbour City Council is an equal opportunity employer.

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