Town Planner

The Shire is seeking two motivated and enthusiastic planning professionals to join the Development Services directorate at the Shire of Collie. The successful individuals will have the opportunity to work on a broad range of statutory and strategic projects and assist the Shire in its role in Collie’s transition plan. Collie is an exciting, forward-thinking and dynamic place to work and we encourage all suitably qualified planning professionals to make application.

The Shire is seeking to fill two positions to work with the Shire’s Manager Planning and Development and can offer flexible terms and arrangements that can be negotiated to suit successful applicants. Ideally, the Shire would be looking to fill one full-time (initial 12-month contract, with possibility of extension) and one part-time (0.6) position.

The Shire is growing rapidly, driven by an affordable regional lifestyle and high-quality natural environment. Our future is bright with exciting projects on the horizon, making this a great time to join our team.

The successful applicant would be responsible for the assessment of planning applications, including significant State applications, compliance, administering the Shire’s Local Laws, assisting with major projects, strategies, local planning schemes and local planning policies, this role is integral to ensuring that the Shire leads on shaping Collie’s bright future.

Applicants are asked to submit:

  • An application form which can be found at
  • A current resume (and any associated qualifications)
  • A cover letter of which includes a response to the selection criteria and preferred terms for employment (PT/FT)

Please email for further information.

The closing date for applications is Monday 11 March 2024 at 4pm.

Town Planner Position Description