Position Description

Willana Urban has clear objectives relating to an enjoyable work place environment. These are:

  • To uphold the values of Willana Urban in the provision of our service to our clients.
  • To ensure individual team members are exposed to a variety of projects in line with their personal goals/learning plan.
  • To ensure packages are competitive and recognise the contribution and commitment of individual team members.
  • To enable alternative work arrangements to the mutual benefit of the organisation and the individual.
  • To ensure the ongoing professional development of staff.
  • To foster a work environment that is stimulating and enjoyable.
  • To deliver a high standard of professional capability in the provision of our services.

As a Senior Project Planner you will be required to:

  • Plan, organise, lead and control projects efficiently and effectively.
  • Manage a variety of projects.
  • Provide supervision to less experienced members of staff.
  • Be prepared to appear as an expert planning witness in the Land and Environment Court of NSW.
  • Prepare relevant court procedural documents in accord with the Court directions.
  • Directly respond to and resolve client enquiries and action requests in a professional manner.
  • Contribute positively to the effective operation of the Willana team.
  • Undertake other duties as may be requested by the Directors of Willana Associates for the effective operation of the company.

As a minimum, the key tasks listed below provide a framework for the day to day duties/ role of a senior member of our Willana Urban collective.

  • Provide assistance to all members of staff on planning matters.
  • Follow procedures and processes and assist the Directors in implementing policy.
  • Maintaining accurate systems that aid in measuring your performance.
  • Provide general assistance in the execution of client outcomes and deliverables.
  • As an Urban Planner, ensure that all work produced is consistent with the requirements of the Environmental Planning and assessment Act, 1979, and relevant government planning instruments, codes and policies.
  • Demonstrate an understanding and the application of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and other relevant environmental and planning legislation.
  • Provide high quality report writing.
  • Undertake other duties that may be requested from time to time, in the absence of the Director/s, that relate to the operational management of the firm.

The major challenges faced by the position include:

  • Implementing and maintaining best practice in the provision of urban planning services.
  • Ensuring the delivery of the consultancy service is undertaken in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Focus on the professional delivery of planning services to the clients of Willana Urban.
  • Pursuing outcomes that have an increased focus on efficient and effective development that enhances the natural, built and social environment.
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OUR PROJECTS

Living

Our residential projects define
the way in which people live.

OUR PROJECTS

Business

Our commercial projects shape
the way people do business.

OUR PROJECTS

Social

Our community projects define
the social fabric in which we live.

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