Town Planner - SAED

North Sydney, New South Wales, au
Company: Lendlease corporation
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-07-31 19:16:27
As our Telecommunications business continues to expand, we have an opportunity for a Town Planner to join our Wireless team and work on major nationwide projects across multiple telecommunications network carriers. Lendlease’s Services business is a specialist maintenance and asset management contractor that provides services to the roads, water, telecommunications, power, and industrial sectors. Services is responsible for creating, operating and maintaining public and private infrastructure which services millions of people every day and keeps communities connected and running. Reporting to the National Planning Manager, the Town Planner is responsible for obtaining all required town planning consents for each facility the SAED (Site Acquisition, Environment and Design) team undertakes to acquire. This includes ensuring compliance with all federal, state and local laws, as well as additional client specific expectations. The Town Planner is responsible for mainlining exceptional record keeping for each individual site and accurate milestone tracking. In addition to this core requirement, as a town planner within the Lendlease SAED team there will be an expectation to support all other members of the planning team and the wider SAED team in their endeavours. Key responsibilities include, managing individual sites from site selection through to obtaining all required town planning approvals including the preparation of development applications and where necessary managing community and stakeholder engagement, negotiating statutory approvals with Councils, updating the RFNSA, attending Council meetings etc. Additional non site specific tasks will also arise across projects in the form of process development and compliance auditing. You will hold relevant qualifications in Urban and Regional Planning or equivalent and demonstrate proven experience as a town planner ideally within the telecommunications industry. You’ll be an excellent communicator in both written and verbal forms and strong record keeping skills. Lendlease is a diverse, flexible and inclusive employer of choice. We engage, enable and empower our people. Inclusion sets all of us up for success. To find out more about us and to explore all other opportunities, visit We embrace the value of a vibrant and diverse workforce and recognise that our people have different experiences and needs at different times. Lendlease is a diverse, flexible and inclusive employer of choice. We engage, enable and empower our people and support their individual needs. Inclusion sets us all up for success.

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