Town Planning Technician

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Town Planning Technician

  • Post Date:November 18, 2021
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  • Career Level Technician
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill in the vacancy of TOWN PLANNING TECHNICIAN: GRADE 12 which have arisen within the Council.

Key Job Functions

  • Preparation of layout plans for residential, commercial, institutional, industrial and other uses
  • Preparation and updating of Master and Local Plans in terms of the Regional, Town and Country Planning Act [Chapter 29:12]
  • Coordinate valuation and assessment of property
  • Development Control
  • Processing Subdivision of land, change of use and special consent applications.
  • Preparation of land use for the town
  • Coordinate land surveys with the Surveyor General’s office.
  • Surveying the area and identifying areas that have development potential
  • Preparation of planning guidelines and sanctioning permits for development in the town
  • Ensure compliance to the Provisions of the Regional, Town and Country Planning Act and Town Planning Regulations
  • Preparation of town planning reports
  • Advising Council on Town Planning matters
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time


  • A Degree from a recognised University in Rural and Urban Planning or equivalent.
  • Membership of the Zimbabwe Institute of Rural and Urban Planning (ZIRUP)
  • A minimum of 3 years working experience in a spatial planning position
  • Local Government experience an added advantage
  • Knowledge of GIS, Autocard, 3D draughting software
  • Have a sound knowledge of preparation of traffic design, town planning layouts and draughting
  • Ability to interpret the Regional, Town and Country Planning Act and other related legislation
  • A citizen of Zimbabwe
  • No criminal record
  • A clean record of service within the Local Government fraternity
  • Clean class 4 drivers licence

Candidates who have applied and responded earlier to the above advertisement need not to apply.

Interested candidates should submit their handwritten applications, attach copies of certified academic and professional qualifications addressed to The Secretary not later than 20 November 2021

The Secretary
Ruwa Local Board
P.O. Box 153