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Planning Officer

  • Salary: AU$70000 - AU$80000 per annum + + super
  • Location: Mount Waverley, Victoria
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: BBBH385
  • Date posted: 11/02/2020
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Job description

Navartis is currently working with a global energy company that work in the development, construction and operations of utility renewable energy projects. They have a proven track record of completed projects and an extensive number currently in the pipeline. Due to this growth, they are currently seeking a Planning Officer to join their team in Melbourne.

The position will be involved in the planning, management and acquisition of major renewable projects across the country. Reporting to the Development Manager, you will be responsible for assisting in the identification, selection, acquisition and approval of new sites for upcoming projects. The role will require communication and management of key stakeholders, both internal and external. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification - planning, land management, environmental planning. OR relevant exposure to the area in a similar role
  • Knowledge of what is necessary to gain approval for land developments, i.e. legislative requirements and guidelines around zoning, heritage sites, biodiversity, etc.
  • Australian citizenship or Permanent Residency
  • Prior experience or exposure to project management would be highly beneficial
  • Use of GIS Systems - minimum ability to survey land using Google Earth beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Adept in research and report writing skills

This position will be a full-time, 2 year Fixed Term Contract and a fantastic opportunity to work in the ever-growing renewable energy market in Australia! The salary package is competitive and will vary depending on your current experience and background.

If this role is applicable to you, please do not hesitate to apply online today, email Felise Johnston on for confidential discussion.

Hi I'm Felise, I manage this role
Senior Consultant
Contact me
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