Moreton Bay Regional Council
Australia's third largest local government, conveniently located between the Brisbane CBD and the Sunshine Coast. The Moreton Bay Region is a diverse area, spanning more than 2000 square kilometres and boasting everything from rural townships to urban centres, coastal villages and thriving business precincts – We've Got It All.
Moreton Bay Regional Council employs more than 1700 staff dedicated to servicing the needs and enhancing the lifestyle of more than 425,000 residents. With your skills, join council's team and help make a difference to one of South-East Queensland's fastest growing urban areas.
The Customer Response Department
The CS Department is made up of Local Laws and Public Health streams including Immunisation and Cemeteries, Customer Services and Business Support. Customer response provides front line service delivery and aims to provide a high standard of positive and proactive service experiences. The Department is responsible for servicing and regulating matters on behalf of Council and to work with our community to achieve voluntary compliance.
As the Public Space Permits Officer you will provide advice and assistance to applicants and stakeholders regarding the permitting process and requirements for the use of Council controlled land. You will do this by following Local Laws and State legislation to ensure permits for the use of Council controlled land are appropriately issued and conditioned. Other responsibilities will include responding to enquiries and booking requests, ensuring permit applications are processed and permits issued in accordance with designated timeframes, assist with the annual permit renewal process and monitor operational compliance with the use of Council controlled land permit conditions.
We’re looking to leverage your ability and experience in applying Local Laws, State Legislation or Policy to an application and/or permitting process as a must. Along with your excellent customer service skills, time management skills people and relationship skills with an ability to work in a team environment is essential.
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This role with Council offers excellent working conditions, generous employer funded superannuation benefits (up to 12%) and a 9 day fortnight in addition to four weeks paid annual leave per year.
Council’s office locations have local parking on-site and are in close proximity to public transport networks.
Please note that whilst the current work location for this position is specified above, staff may be required to transfer to any of council's work locations with notice. Council currently has administration offices located at Caboolture, Strathpine and Redcliffe as well as depots, libraries and a range of other facilities located throughout the region.
How to Apply
Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Applicants will need to attach the following documents:
- A current resumé or curriculum vitæ
- A covering letter or expression of interest (maximum 2 pages) which details your suitability for the role.
To obtain further details please contact council's Careers team at firstname.lastname@example.org