Graduate Planning Officer X 3

BS1 5TR, Bristol (City Centre)
BG08: £20,456 - £22,434
10 Mar 2017
29 Mar 2017
Graduate, Officer
Development Control
Full Time
Contract Type


Graduate Planning Officer X 3

BG08: £20,456 - £22,434

Permanent, Full-time

Based at: City Hall, Bristol

Ref: 1374

The Development Management service is responsible for processing planning applications, pre-application enquiries, condition discharges and appeals. At Graduate level this involves a large caseload of minor and other applications, which have to be processed within specific target times.

Bristol City Council’s Development Management service is seeking dynamic and forward thinking Graduate Planning Officers who will relish this exciting opportunity to make a positive contribution within the Development Management function.

As one of the largest cities in the South West of England and one of the country’s core cities, Bristol is a vibrant, historic and multi-cultural city that is enjoying growth.

You will be given the opportunity to work on a large caseload of minor and other applications and appeals with full support. You will also provide advice to a range of customers and will work with others within the team to deliver the objectives and targets contained within the relevant corporate and service plans.

Knowledge of planning legislation and process relating to Development Management is essential. As a graduate in a relevant planning subject, working for Bristol City Council in this exciting role will be a good foundation for a successful career in town planning and will put you on the path to chartered membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute.

For more information regarding this post please contact Jonathan Dymond, Team Manager on 0117 35 76398.

To apply please visit our jobs page

Closing date: 29 March 2017.