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Over 600,000 Aussies have lost their jobs during COVID-19 and a further 600,000 have seen their work hours reduced.

As restrictions start to lift and we prepare to get back to a new 'normal' we're launching our new Job File.

Urban Planner
24th June 2021

Eurobodalla Shire Council
Job Type
Full Time
35 hours per week

Eurobodalla Shire Council is evolving its role as a leader in Place-Making in regional NSW. Following the integration of tourism, economic development, and strategic land use planning, into the Strategic and Sustainable Growth Division the Council has embarked on a range of projects that demonstrate excellence in placemaking.

The opportunity exists for an Urban Planner with a passion for and strength in urban design to be part of a team leading cultural change in developing precinct master plans, the design of urban release areas, town centre activation plans and development control plans. You will be joining an enthusiastic and dedicated team to ensure delivery of accurate urban planning outcomes and affecting the way the Shire is shaped for the future.

Reporting to the Co-ordinator of Strategy and Place and working in a small team, this role offers an attractive blend of ‘hands on’ involvement in urban planning and urban design within a policy and project framework. Exciting current projects requiring urban design input include the Mogo Rebuild Activation Strategy and Master Plan, Batemans Bay Urban Design, Land Use and Movement Review, the master planning of urban release areas and the Moruya Town Centre Bypass Project.

The Eurobodalla Shire offers a magnificent lifestyle opportunity on the South Coast of NSW. With a highly sought-after mix of coastal, river and rural landscapes, the popular tourist towns of Batemans Bay, Moruya and Narooma provide an idyllic location for an exciting career change.

Council is committed to ecologically sustainable development of a region renowned for its natural beauty and this role provides the opportunity to make a difference while enjoying an enviable lifestyle.

Total remuneration for the role is in the range $90,886.07 to $97,334.44 gross per annum consisting of:
• $82,623.70 to $88,485.85 base salary,
• $8,262.37 to $8,848.59 superannuation (at 10%)

A Council leaseback vehicle including full private usage is available for this role.

For further information or to apply for this position, please go to the Eurobodalla Shire Council webpage ( and click on the Vacant Positions link.

Skill Required

A motivated and qualified professional who possesses practical experience, you will find this role challenging and rewarding as you manage projects, solve problems and interact with others to create communities, accommodate growth and revitalise facilities.

To apply for this job, please contact us by sending us an email to [email protected] or calling us an on 02 4474 1016