Principal Planning Enforcement Officer
As part of the Planning and Building Control Service, you will enjoy the challenge of being part of a dynamic team and have the opportunity to work in both an urban and rural environment. If you are interested in joining a high performing council which values and delivers high quality developments whilst seeking to enhance our environments, we would like to hear from you.
The role provides an opportunity to make a positive contribution to safeguarding the special character and appearance of the East Riding. This key role involves investigating complaints and contraventions of planning control, collecting evidence to support the instigation of formal enforcement procedures as well as mentoring enforcement officers and supporting planning officers in relation to enforcement matters.
You will have good communication and negotiation skills and be able to work in a methodical and organised way. We seek an individual who has relevant experience in town planning and enforcement or a closely related discipline as well as experience of working within Development Management. A full driving licence together with the necessary skills and a “can do” attitude are essential.
Benefits: We offer parking permit, discounted leisure centre membership, a staff discount scheme and potential for flexible working arrangements in a beautiful part of the country working for a council which is recognised nationally as one of the best in the country.
Interview Date: w/c 20 August 2018
East Riding of Yorkshire Council is pursuing equality of opportunity in employment.