Statutory Planner, Inner Metro Region (VPSG3)

Job posted: 09/11/2022
Applications close: 09/12/2022 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $72,751 - $88,336

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Reference: VG/99995860AA

Reference: VG/99995860AA

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Salary Range: $72,751 - $88,336

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.

Statutory Planner, Inner Metro Region

  • Annual Salary Range: VPS3: $72,751 - $88,336
  • Tenure: Ongoing
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Work Location: Sunshine (flexibility may be available)


About the Team

Transport Services delivers transport services across all modes that provides a single user interface to the transport network.


About the Role

The role utilises extensive knowledge in road access planning to provide written responses to planning permit applications affecting the operation of the arterial road and public transport network of various complexities and supports other Statutory Referral Officers in the review of such applications.


We are looking for someone with the following skills and attributes:

  • Exercise professional judgement in the application of statutory planning processes and DoT policies and respond to planning referrals.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders, peers and professional teams.
  • Contribute to the preparation of submissions for VCAT and Panel hearings.
  • Able to exercise professional judgement to draft quality correspondence, reports and briefs.
  • Ability to proactively identify planning and organising issues that may impact on outcomes and escalate appropriately.
  • Contribute effectively to team meetings, discussions and activities.


Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life. We are focused on providing a workplace environment that is rewarding, enjoyable, healthy and productive for all employees, where contributions are valued and recognised, expectations are clear, and treatment is fair and equitable.


How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm Friday on 9th December, 2022

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Dwayne Singleton at Dwayne.Singleton@roads.vic.gov.au

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness. To be considered up to date vaccinated, you must have been administered COVID-19 vaccines as determined by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI). DoT is requiring all staff to be Vaccinated and to have had Booster Vaccination (Triple vaccinated as a minimum). Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Statutory Planner, Inner Metro Region (VPSG3)

Job type:

Full time

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Dwayne Singleton | Dwayne.Singleton@roads.vic.gov.au

Statutory Planner, Inner Metro Region (VPSG3)