Planning Officer

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Location
Preston, Lancashire
Salary
£24,964 - £26,822 per annum
Posted
03 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Jan 2018
Ref
DEDM01006
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner
Specialism
Planning

Development Directorate. Preston City Council is part of the Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire City Deal. Work has already started on a £430 million 10 year investment programme to grow the local economy by £1 billion, creating over 20,000 new jobs and building over 17,000 new homes.

We are investing in our Planning service to be ready for this challenge and are seeking an enthusiastic and well organised individual to take up this role within the Development Management team. You will deal primarily with small-scale planning applications covering a wide range of planning issues. You will have some knowledge of the planning system and Development Management in particular. You will need to show you can act on your own initiative and work with minimal supervision. Excellent negotiation skills are required as well as the ability to prioritise and work to deadlines.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Phil Cousins, on 01772 906584 or p.cousins@preston.gov.uk

Ref: DEDM01006

Closing date: 12 noon 18th January 2018

Apply through our website by clicking apply alternatively telephone the 24 hour recruitment line on 01772 906914, quoting the vacancy reference number for an application pack.