Experienced Town Planners - UK wide
Town Planner / Senior Town Planner / Principal Town Planner / Technical Director / Divisional Director
JACOBS is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full-spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors. It is a leading service provider in planning and environmental consultancy and advice, supporting projects at all stages from initial conception through to construction and maintenance, across the UK and internationally.
Our Planning discipline currently comprises of nearly 40 Town Planners based in key strategic locations across the UK, providing technical support to a wide range of development projects especially large infrastructure and public building schemes. The team continues to grow in line with increases in workload.
Are you an experienced Town Planning professional who values working in a professional, ethical business? If so we are interested in hearing from you.
We offer a supportive, inclusive environment where the happiness and wellbeing of employees is a high priority.
Flexible working patterns are available including reduced hours’ contracts.
We will support you with your professional development and recognise and reward you for your successes.
We offer the opportunity to work on high profile projects that will excite and stretch you.
We have a number of opportunities available and are interested in hearing from experienced Planners who hold a good degree qualification in a relevant planning (RTPI accredited) or related degree aswell as Chartered Membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute (MRTPI).
Your experience will ideally include recent development management or development planning experience in public or private sectors aswell as project management of town planning and related environmental assessments as part of TCPA or DCO.
An excellent understanding of current town planning issues and the town planning process especially with regard to major development schemes and infrastructure projects and strong technical ability preferably with experience in planning policy, planning applications and related areas including EIA and other Impact Assessments.
At Jacobs we have recently celebrated over 10 years of our culture of caring - ‘BeyondZero’. We see safety differently - we strive to go BeyondZero by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.
We are committed to equality across our business and we promote STEM and WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) initiatives. When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity.
JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.