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Development Assessment Officer

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual to join our positive and dedicated City Significant Development team. This position plays a key role in contributing to on-going improvements to the delivery of our services and to a positive, customer focused culture.

About the person
The successful candidate should have previous experience in the assessment of development applications and the ability to operate effectively in a political and commercial environment, within a high performing team. 

What’s on offer
We are offering an attractive salary from $83,054.33 to $91,461.90 p.a. 
plus Superannuation. City of Parramatta also offer excellent employee benefits which can be accessed by the successful candidate.  

Want to know more?
Further information regarding the requirements of this role can be found in the attached Position Description, alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Myfanwy on (02) 9806 5447.

How to apply

Candidates MUST apply online at  https://www.cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au/about-parramatta/careers and answer the position selection criteria. Applications close 11:30pm, 30 November 2020  and will not be accepted through any other medium.

This position requires the preferred candidate to undergo a Criminal History Records check. A criminal history does not necessarily disqualify a prospective candidate from selection.   

The City of Parramatta supports a Drug and Alcohol free working environment and employees may be subject to random testing as a result.

City of Parramatta Council embraces diversity and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from Multicultural backgrounds and people with disability. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace.


Please note you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident or have unlimited working rights in Australia to apply for this position.



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