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Planning Officer

Carrington West
£40 - 45 per hour
Closing date
19 Jul 2024

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Public sector
Contract Type
Interim, contract & temporary
Full Time
Job Level

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Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in The Midlands in their search for a Planning Officer to join their Development Management team. This will be offered on a 3-month initial contract (Extensions likely); you will be responsible to deal with a mixed caseload with site visits expected once a fortnight. See the following:
Duties to be undertaken would include but are not limited to:
·Minor to Major applications up to 30 dwellings
·Backlog applications
·Compile delegated reports to be signed by the Planning Development Manager
·Compile committee reports and present to the Planning Committee
·Undertake associated work for new planning applications
·Correspond with members of the public and stakeholders
Person specification would need to include at least the following:
·Must be competent in dealing with a range of applications from Householders to Major Housing/Rural expansions
·At least 3 years post qualification of an RTPI accredited qualification
·Must be fully competent in the use of IDOX Uniform, Electronic Document Management System and Microsoft Office
We are looking for a qualified Town Planner with recent local authority planning experience and the ability to hit the ground running in picking up their own caseload.
If you are interested, or would like further information on the opportunity, please contact me on the details provided below.
Carrington West Pay Rate - £40p/h (DOE)
Job Ref - 50935
Please call Cameron de Wit on 02393 876014 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email myself or our planning team if you are short of time to chat:
Carrington West's dedicated Town Planning Recruitment Team supply clients UK wide on both a permanent and contract basis and all levels of seniority. If this role is too senior, too junior or in a location that is unsuitable, but you are keen on options, please still feel free to apply and we can discuss other, often unadvertised roles with you.


Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years’ experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.

As well as our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, conservation officers, project managers and urban designers from entry level through to Director / Head of Service. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02392 704037.


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02392 704 037
Building 1000, Lakeside
North Harbour

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