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Planning Enforcement Officer

City of Whittlesea - South Morang, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency
Source: Melbourne's North Joblink


Planning Enforcement Officer

Applications Close: 25/04/2021  11:45 PM
Position No: 2581
Division: Building & Planning
Location: Melbourne Metropolitan
Work Type: Permanent - Full Time

Permanent, Full time
Band 5
Salary $73.360.80+ Super + RDO

About Us

The City of Whittlesea is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Australia and as a local government organisation, we play a pivotal role in the everyday lives of our community. Our vision is to make Whittlesea 2040: A Place for All by ensuring our residents can enjoy access to local services, facilities and infrastructure.

Our staff are passionate, skilled and diverse, providing a great environment to work in and succeed.

The Role

Make a difference in our community!

Reporting to the Team Leader Planning Enforcement, you will be one of three planning enforcement officers responsible for promoting the image, appearance and values of the City of Whittlesea through timely investigations of alleged planning related breaches, delivered with high levels of customer service.

About you

Ideally qualified or experienced in enforcement related work, preferably in local government with some planning knowledge, you will:

  • Be highly motivated and committed to the role;
  • Have well-developed, investigative, problem solving skills and the ability to prepare detailed and concise documentation;
  • Work well within a team environment as well as autonomously;
  • Have proven time management and organisational skills required to deal with a diverse range of concurrent tasks within tight timeframes and with minimal supervision;
  • Have well-developed communication and customer service skills, and educationally focused approach and an ability to present a positive image to the community; and
  • A current driver’s licence and preparedness to work flexible hours when required (including after hours).

If this sounds like you, then you should definitely apply!

Want to know more?

The full Position Description is available on the careers at Council page at If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Das Angelakos, Team Leeder Planning Enforcement on 9217 2178.

To apply for this position, you must address the Core Capabilities outlined in the Position Description.

**Applications close at 11.45 pm on Sunday, 25 April 2021

Please note all applicants must apply online and no late applications will be accepted.

* You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be eligible for this vacancy.

At the City of Whittlesea, we value diversity and appreciate everyone’s strengths. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects our municipality. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, people with a disability and people identifying as LGBTIQ. The City of Whittlesea is also a Child Safe employer.

Council is committed to providing an inclusive workplace that encourages employees to participate, without discrimination, in both work-related and other activities conducted within a work context, with the support of workplace adjustments.

Where possible, the Council will identify and resolve potential barriers to the recruitment and employment of people with disabilities within the organisation.

If you require a workplace adjustment to support you during the interview process please email with your request outlining your preferred method of contact.  

Workplace adjustment (also known as “reasonable adjustment”) is defined as: “Whatever is considered necessary and achievable to enable an employee to perform their job role efficiently and to the best of their abilities”. A Workplace adjustment can be requested at any stage in the recruitment process and/or as a part of the employment of an individual.


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South Morang, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency


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