Assistant Planning Officer - Development Management

Isle of Man
£29,213 to £34,186
09 Aug 2017
03 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Assistant, Officer, Planner
Development Control

The Isle of Man has a unique and very special environment.  It is the only country-wide Biosphere Reserve, has the world’s longest running continuous parliament and is home to the famous TT Road Races. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic planner to join our Development Management team as an Assistant Planning Officer (£29,213 to £34,186) on a Limited Term Appointment until July 2020 (job reference DOEF-005837).

You will contribute to our ambitious Programme for Government, to ensure Planning helps to drive sustainable economic growth, respond to changing population pressures and keep the Island a special place to live and work. 

The Island offers much in the way of recreational and cultural past-times including many land and sea-based sports and a variety of opportunities in respect of the arts. Employees can expect to enjoy a good work/life balance.

It is envisaged that interviews will take place in Douglas.  Expenses would be available for candidates travelling from the UK or the Republic of Ireland.  Interviews by skype would be considered for candidates in other areas.

Please note that in the event that the successful applicant is not an Isle of Man Worker, a Work Permit will be required.  These can now be issued for up to 5 years (after 5 years of residence a permit is not required).

For further information or an informal chat regarding these positions, please contact: Steve Butler (01624 686985), Sarah Corlett (01624 685906) or Chris Balmer (01624 685908)

If you need to know more about the Isle of Man, what it has to offer and its potential as a place to live, this link may help toward making a decision

For more information about the post, please visit and where you can search for the posts using the reference number indicated above. Full Job Descriptions and the link to the online application form are available on the above website.

Please note the closing date for applications for these posts is 3rd September 2017.