Are you looking to develop your experience in a range of urban and rural planning issues?
Rugby Borough is one of the fastest growing authorities in the country and opportunities have arisen within the Development and Enforcement Team for a Planning Officer.
Depending on your knowledge and experience your main responsibilities will be the processing of a range of planning applications and associated consents, including providing pre-application advice on proposed applications, assessing, preparing and presenting reports on planning applications and representing the Council in any appeals. Explaining every step of the planning process to our customers is vital to our success, and your achievements will be based not only on your ability to do your job but also on putting customer service at the heart of everything you do.
You will need to have a relevant degree or professional qualification, knowledge of current planning legislation and possess excellent communication and advisory skills. A driving license and access to a car for business use is essential.
For an informal discussion about this role, please call Nick Freer, our Development and Enforcement Manager on 01788 533767.
You can view full details of this job via our website, where you can also apply online. Please visit www.rugby.gov.uk. If you are unable to apply online, please contact 01788 533564, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance.
Closing date: 29 October 2017.
Interviews: 3 November 2017.
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