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Position TitleDate AddedClosing Date
Junior and Senior Town Planning Positions - Expression of Interest (EOI) 31 March 2020 15 April 2020

Junior and Senior Town Planning Positions - Expression of Interest (EOI) - closing date: 15 April 2020

The Shire of Exmouth (Shire) is inviting expressions of interest from qualified Town Planning professionals seeking experience with a dynamic, progressive organisation.

Your role may include, but will not be limited to reviewing and updating the local planning scheme, scheme amendments, policy and processes within the Shire and providing professional advice to all relevant stakeholders with a strong customer service focus.

If you want to be part of shaping the Shire’s future by achieving sustainable development through economic growth, environmental and social development, we want to hear from you!

How to submit:

Your EOI shall include a resume displaying your relevant qualifications and experience in the Town Planning field.

Expressions of Interest in Word or PDF are to be received no later than 4.30pm, 15 April 2020 to humanresources@exmouth.wa.gov.au.

For enquiries please contact Mike Richardson (Executive Manager Development Services) on (08) 9949 3014.

The Shire of Exmouth is an equal opportunity employer.

Cameron Woods

     Working for the Shire of Exmouth

    The Shire of Exmouth is a dynamic, progressive organisation with a highly motivated workforce that delivers quality services and facilities to the community.   We employ around 85 staff and provide an exceptional and committed service.  We create an environment where every employee has an opportunity to succeed.

    Work/life Balance

    • Flexible working hours with a Rostered Day Off (RDO) agreement available for some departments
    • 5 weeks annual leave per year
    • Personal leave/Parental leave

    Attractive Superannuation

    The Shire of Exmouth offers attractive additional superannuation benefits on top of the statutory contribution in accordance with the Shire of Exmouth Enterprise Agreement 2017.

    Pristine Location

    The Shire of Exmouth is situated 1,270 kilometres north of Perth, on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia.  Covering 6,504 km2 the district is bordered by the Exmouth Gulf and the pristine Ningaloo Coast World Heritage area.  Exmouth is one of the few areas in Australia that can boast the reef to range experience. 

    The Ningaloo region is famous for its pristine beaches perfect for camping, snorkelling, fishing, water sports or simply relaxing and soaking in the superb scenery.  The region offers extraordinary year-round wildlife experiences with whale sharks, humpback whales, turtles, manta rays and much more.

    Exmouth town

    Exmouth is a small town with a population of approximately 2500 people.    Every year, in the winter months the number of visitors arriving in Exmouth triples the resident population.  

    While the town was founded around defence industries, tourism is now the largest industry in the Shire with eco-tourism development experiencing significant growth.

    Other industries that contribute significantly to our local economy include defence, government services and industries to support the offshore oil and gas industry, tourism support services such as hospitality and accommodation along with fishing, pastoral, aquaculture, light engineering and construction.

    Make a difference

    Working for the Shire of Exmouth can give you a sense of satisfaction and provide the opportunity for a diversity of work experience that has a direct effect on your local community and environment.


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