Planning Officer (Development Management)
Located on the Lancashire coast, with Preston, Blackpool and the Lake District nearby, Wyre is an area of great contrast and includes urban areas, seaside resorts, a port, traditional market towns and picturesque villages within an extensive rural area that includes part of the Forest of Bowland, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The combination of such a diverse area and high development pressures present an interesting and challenging mix of urban and rural planning and regeneration issues.
We are looking to recruit a Planning Officer with demonstrable experience in Development Management to join our Development Management team.
Experience of processing planning and related applications, including consultation, negotiation and assessment and a sound knowledge and understanding of current planning policy and legislation is essential.
In return we can offer you a salary up to £32,233, a £1,500 golden hello for 2 years, extensive learning and development opportunity, free onsite parking, up to 28 days annual leave plus all bank holidays, flexible working, Local Government Pension Scheme and discounted gym membership.
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