£19171 - £23836 (Career Graded)
Looking for a career in one of the most exciting planning departments in the country?
We are one of the country’s largest unitary authorities extending from the edge of York across the Yorkshire Wolds to the chalk cliffs of Flamborough Head. We cover over 40 miles of the coast down to Spurn Head and most of the north bank of the Humber Estuary. We surround, and have strong links with Hull City of Culture. The council and its Planning Service are based in Beverley, that was voted by the Sunday Times in 2018 as one of the best places to live in the Country.
We are a busy department dealing with an interesting and varied caseload of major and minor planning applications including large housing schemes; renewable energy proposals including solar farms, on shore windfarms and biomass plants; infrastructure and industrial projects.
Planning Officer is a career grade post that will enable you to develop technical and professional skills to become a fully qualified Development Management Officer.
We can offer a discounted leisure centre membership, a staff discount scheme, flexible working arrangements working for a council which is recognised nationally as one of the best in the country.
Application packs are available at https://bit.ly/2TUMJIX
Advert No: PDEV000076
Closing Date: 26 April 2019
Interview Date: 13 May 2019
East Riding of Yorkshire Council is pursuing equality of opportunity in employment.