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Activity Centres Revitalisation – Project Planner

Job no:973644
Work type:Permanent Full Time
Location:Civic Centre, 225 Lonsdale Street Dandenong

Band 6, $81,754 pa

Permanent Full Time

The City of Greater Dandenong is an organisation of exceptional character. We invest in the development of our people and the community and we strive to be a workplace that is respectful, engaged, accountable, creative and honest. We are a progressive organisation, in a city that is on the move and we offer a dynamic and rewarding work environment.

We offer exceptional working conditions and are focused on providing a workplace that values diverse contributions, cares for your health and wellbeing and fosters a positive work culture. We ensure all people have an equal opportunity for employment and advancement within our organisation.

We embrace our diverse community and work environment and encourage applications from everyone including people of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background, people of diverse sexual orientation and gender, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people of varied age, ability, and faith. Council will give due consideration to any workplace adjustments to accommodate the needs of any prospective or existing staff member.

The Activity Centres Revitalisation team is part of Council’s Greater Dandenong Business directorate and is seeking to employ a suitably qualified project planner.  The team leads and co-ordinates the revitalisation of the Dandenong, Springvale and Noble Park activity centres though the stewardship of property development, infrastructure, planning, stakeholder engagement and place making.

The successful candidate will be required to develop project briefs, undertake tender assessments, engage and manage consultants to prepare design plans, develop strategies, and prepare development feasibilities, assist with property acquisition and disposal, and oversee Council’s Planning Application Review Panel for central Dandenong.

Demonstrated experience in project management, development feasibility, planning, engineering including a proven history of delivering or exceeding the expectations of clients and stakeholders in respect to community led design outcomes, budget and time management and knowledge of commercial property markets is essential.

Applicants must adequately meet the requirements of the role and fully address the selection criteria contained in the position description. To view a copy of this position description, please click on the link below.

Download File Activity Centre Revitalisation Project Planner.pdf

We offer a range of benefits for staff including a friendly team environment, salary sacrificed child care (where available), discounted gym membership and a vibrant social club.

Further information: Kevin van Boxtel, 8571 1570

Applications close: 5pm, Friday, 20 July 2018