We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Planning Officer to join the Planning Services team. You will be responsible to undertake statutory planning duties for a broad range of applications within Council's Planning Section.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Experience and knowledge of land development processes and the role of planning in the local government context.
  • Highly organised, with excellent communication, organisational and time management skills to be able to meet deadlines under conflicting pressures whilst being committed to meeting customer expectations.
  • A qualification in a planning-related field, such as Environmental Design, Architecture or Geography with sound understanding of the Tasmanian Resource Management and Planning System and statutory planning processes.
  • Well-developed analytical, technical and presentation skills appropriate to planning related work.

Position Hours: Full-Time, 75 hours fortnight.

Salary range: $85,228.45 to $95,922.40 plus superannuation

For further information on this position, contact Trevor Boheim Coordinator Planning Services on (03) 6216 6800.

GCC Employee benefits:

  • 15% superannuation (OTE)
  • 9 day fortnight (RDO) with full time positions
  • Glenorchy City Council’s Enterprise Agreement 2021
  • Free parking
  • Corporate Banking Benefits
  • Corporate discounts on gym membership
  • Corporate offers on Private Health Insurance
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Annual wage increases
  • Mind Body Spirit Committee (Values, Health & Wellbeing, Social functions)
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program services

How to apply: Applications for this position must be lodged on this site or on the Glenorchy City Council website www.gcc.tas.gov.au - Careers page.

To be considered for this role, all applicants must:

  • Address the key selection criteria in the Position Description
  • Provide a current Resume
  • Provide evidence of Covid-19 vaccinations
  • Provide a current National Police Check prior to employment

Applications close at 8pm on Sunday, 21 July 2024

Position Description - Planning Officer



Monthly based


City of Glenorchy,Tasmania,Australia

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