Open Space & Recreation Planner

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An exciting opportunity has become available to join the Open Space and Recreation team at Macedon Ranges Shire Council in the role of Open Space and Recreation Planner. This exciting role is an opportunity to provide direction and operational input into the planning, development, management, maintenance and delivery of recreation and open space facilities and projects across the community.

The successful candidate will join a dedicated and enthusiastic team and will provide policy and technical advice on a range of recreation and open space issues. You will be a team player with a positive ‘can-do’ approach and possess extensive knowledge and application of open space and recreation planning. You will have demonstrated planning, project and program management skills. You will also have a highly developed interpersonal skills with the ability to establish networks and consult and liaise effectively with external agencies, stakeholders, council and the community.

Benefits of working for Council:

In return, you will join a supportive and passionate Recreation team working in the picturesque Macedon Ranges. An opportunity to advance your career in local government. Enjoy flexible work arrangements for a healthy work-life balance including a monthly RDO. You will also enjoy benefits such as discounts on memberships at Council’s gym and pool facilities, a benefits platform that provides access to hundreds of exclusive workplace benefits, annual no-cost flu vaccinations, and access to our Employee Assistance Program.

Interviews will be conducted week commencing 27 May 2024

For further information contact Daniel Trevillian on  or on 0409 278 242.

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