Graduate Planning Officer
An exciting opportunity has arisen at Ashfield District Council for an enthusiastic, committed and self-motivated Graduate Planning Officer to work within Forward Planning and Development Management sections of Planning Regulatory Services based in Kirkby-in-Ashfield. In return, as our Graduate Planning Officer, we will offer you a competitive salary of £21,589 - £23,836 per annum, plus casual car user payments where necessary.
As one of the largest employers in the area we offer a wide range of services across the district including housing and assets, waste and environment, community protection, environmental health, planning and customer services to name just a few.
The Graduate Planning Officer role
You will be required to assist with the preparation of statutory planning documents and the development and implementation of environmental and other physical and community-based improvement projects, as well as the processing of householder and minor planning applications and associated planning matters.
Our Graduate Planning Officer will alternate every six months, working within in each section.
You will be responsible for carrying out site inspections providing planning advice to the public and writing reports. You will also be a key player in delivering a proactive planning service in the district.
Our ideal Graduate Planning Officer
Knowledge of planning policy and legislation are essential to the role. We are looking for a confident and self- motivated professional with excellent communication skills.
Closing date: 2nd June 2019
Interview date: W/C 10th June 2019
If this sounds like the role for you, why not click ‘apply’ today? Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to develop your career as our Graduate Planning Officer. We’d love to hear from you!
Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.