Planning Officer - Peterborough - £30/hour

Vivid Resourcing
30 Sep 2016
13 Nov 2016
This is an excellent opportunity for a town planner to work in a progressive and supportive planning environment. Working in the Development Management team, you will be responsible for a diverse and interesting caseload of applications, dealing with a wide range of planning issues. You will provide technical advice to users of the Planning service quickly, accurately and courteously, so as to meet the Council’s policy on the provision of quality services and service performance targets. You will be working as a part of the minor’s team on housing apps, changes of use, extensions and so forth. The Person - Do you have a degree or recognised post graduate qualification in planning or a science/environment subject? - Do you have in-depth and current knowledge of the practices and procedures relating to development control? - Do you have experience or want to gain experience of evaluating and making recommendations on planning proposals? - Are you able to undertake inspections and site visits and assess compliance of proposals against adopted policies and related standards? - Are you able to communicate clearly and effectively, legal, technical and sensitive matters both verbally and in writing, including high quality correspondence, statutory notices, schedules and reports? - If you are highly-motivated, adaptable and looking to make your mark in an innovative and aspiring organisation, then we would like to hear from you. This is a position for graduate level planners upwards to make that next step into their planning career. If interested please email over a current CV to