Senior Planner

$83,256 - $88,550 yearly
  • Whitsunday Regional Council
  • Proserpine QLD, Australia
  • 05 Aug, 2022
Full time Strategy and Planning

Job Description

Permanent / Full Time

Location – Proserpine

$83,256 to $88,550 per annum

The Whitsunday Regional Council is situated at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef.  The region encompasses the 74 tropical Whitsunday Islands, the coastal towns of Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Jubilee Pocket, Shute Harbour and Bowen along with the rural towns of Proserpine and Collinsville.  The Whitsunday region offers a dynamic environment and is perfectly placed to live, work, play and invest.

The Role

An exciting opportunity exists within our Development Services directorate for a Senior Planner.  In this role, you will be responsible for undertaking assessment of development applications in accordance with the statutory provisions of the Planning Act 2017 and Council’s Planning Scheme including compliance and enforcement for non compliance with approvals and breaches of the Planning Scheme provisions.


  1. C Class Drivers Licence.
  2. Tertiary Qualifications in a relevant discipline
  3. Knowledge of the Planning Act and other relevant legislation requirements.


  1. Minimum of 4 years experience in local government.
  2. Experience in the development industry.

Apply Now

To view the position description please click on the job attachments tab above.  To apply, click the ‘Apply’ button above.  For any further information regarding this role, please contact a member of our Human Resources Operations team on (07) 4761 3615 or (07) 4761 3613.

Job Closing Date

05 Sep, 2022