Development Management Officer All Levels

Carrington West Ltd
£18 - £30 p hour
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Public Sector
Contract Type
All Levels Planning Officer - Development Control

Carrington West's dedicated Town and Country Planning Recruitment Team operate UK wide and we are delighted to be assisting our client with their search for an Experienced Development Control Officer to join a Busy Local Authority in the Oxfordshire Area on an initial 3-month contract.

The Role

To effectively contribute to the Development Management team and assist with residential and commercial applications. Some major application work will also be undertaken.


·Dealing with own caseload of residential and commercial applications
·Dealing with more complex applications
·Dealing with contraventions
·Attending site visits
·Reviewing planning records
·Preparing reports for committee
·Advising applicants on planning issues or recommendations
· team leader duties dependant on level


The successful candidate will have Experience of Town Planning, ideally within a Local Authority, be a strong communicator with a great understanding of customer care, have an ability to work in a logical manner, have a driving licence and have a flexibility and willingness to help.


Due to the nature of the role the successful candidate will ideally have a degree in Town and Country planning or equivalent.

Rate of Pay - £18 - £30 per hour LTD


If this role is too senior, too junior, or too far for you to travel but you are looking for your next role in Town Planning, please call our Town Planning team on ************* we are keen to discuss our non-advertised opportunities with you.
Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years' experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.
As with all our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, project managers and urban designers. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on *************