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  • Job no:


  • Work type:

    Full time

  • Site:

    Cobram Service Centre

  • Location:

    Shepparton & Goulburn Valley, Cobram

  • Job type:

    Town Planning, Local Government

  • Applications close:

    AUS Eastern Standard Time

  • Salary:

    $97,805.76 - $108,590.56

Senior Town Planner


We are excited to offer the opportunity for a solutions-oriented senior planner to support Council and help shape the future for long-term community benefit.

If you are a statutory planner that enjoys finding solutions in a diverse planning landscape, and influencing urban layout and design outcomes, this role offers the capacity to help shape the future for long-term community benefit. You will be valued as a natural collaborator with exceptional interpersonal and problem solving skills and the ability to manage cases. You will be someone with excellent communication skills, be flexible and dependable whilst demonstrating a commitment to continuous improvement.

You will have the opportunity to handle more complex applications and to provide technical expertise within a supportive open team environment of considerable depth. If you are customer focused with an results-focused attitude, have excellent client liaison skills and a passion for improving outcomes for the community now and into the future, apply now and enjoy seeing your contribution make a difference.


Moira Shire Council is an innovative and progressive local government organisation committed to serving the needs of communities across a large regional shire located on the Murray River almost 3 hours north of Melbourne. Extending from the iconic Barmah Forest along the Murray River our region includes four major towns - Cobram, Numurkah, Nathalia and Yarrawonga, one of Victoria’s most popular holiday destinations.
The area’s warm Mediterranean climate, appealing natural environment and location means Moira is home to agricultural, horticultural, viticultural and tourism operations. Such attractions include wineries, historic homesteads, galleries, craft shops, licensed clubs, water sports, fishing, beaches, forests, lakes, rivers and wetlands.


  • Dive into a workplace that embodies family values and teamwork spirit 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦
  • Enjoy flexible work hours to live your best life both at work and at play 🕒
  • Score an attractive salary package with perks you'll love 💼
  • Say goodbye to those work-from-home aches with our in-house physiotherapist and well-being support 💆‍♂️
  • Climb the career ladder with our ample growth opportunities and training programs 🌟
  • Discounted access to our corporate gym 🏋️‍♂️
  • Soup days to raise funds for local charities 🥣
  • Run Club 🏃

The successful applicant will be required to complete a National Police History Check prior to commencement, and may be required to complete a pre-work functional assessment and a psychometric assessment.

To view more information, and other positions that we are currently recruiting for, please click here.

For more information please contact Melissa Burns - Planning Coordinator on 03 5871 9222 or email our Moira Careers Team on

An opportunity to join the Moira team and develop your career with an innovative leader committed to delivering excellent services.
Moira promotes a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value the contributions of all people and encourages people with a disability, Aboriginal Australians, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
Moira Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering flexible work arrangements for employees in a family-friendly work place.

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Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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