Planning Policy Officer
The Planning Services Section has an exciting opportunity for a Planning Policy Officer within the Planning Policy Team. We are seeking a talented individual who is passionate and committed to the creation of quality places for people to live, work and visit. You will have excellent time management and interpersonal skills and be responsible for a challenging workload providing the opportunity to widen your planning experience into other related disciplines such as housing and viability work.
The team is responsible for the production of the Local Plan and related planning documents. The emerging Local Plan is seeking to deliver over 6,000 new homes over the next 15 years. The successful applicant will be involved in ensuring that development comes forward as planned alongside the appropriate infrastructure to ensure sustainable development.
Whilst not essential previous experience of working in a Planning Policy team would be beneficial as would experience in the field of conservation and heritage.
If you are interested in applying for this post and would like an informal discussion regarding the position, please call Matthew King, Planning Policy Team Leader, on 01429 284084.
Application forms and further details are available from and should be returned to, Hartlepool Borough Council, Customer Services, Chief Executive's Department, Level 2, Civic Centre, Victoria Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8AY, Tel. (01429) 523331, E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org apply by clicking on the 'Apply Button'
Closing date: Friday 27th April 2018, 12noon