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Planning Enforcement Officer

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Planning Enforcement Officer

  • Location:

    Isle of Wight

  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Ryan Hamlett

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 052

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Do you want to work for a highly motivated local authority planning team on the Isle of Wight who consistently delivers a high level of service?
My client is requiring a Planning Enforcement Officer who can hit the ground running.
This is on an initial 6 month basis.
My client is happy to offer this position on a completely remote basis. Inspections can be covered in this instance by the existing team however this will be reflected in the rates.
Alternatively, if you can undertake site visits on the Isle of Wight on a part or full time basis than this will be reflected in an increased rate.
- To be responsible for a personal caseload of alleged breaches of planning control, to include negotiation with applicants, investigations and the preparation of reports and recommendations, working closely with the Senior and Principal Planning Enforcement Officers to ensure that complaints of unauthorised development are dealt with effectively and efficiently.
- To draft, serve and monitor compliance with Enforcement, Breach of Condition, Section 215, Planning Contravention and similar Notices for minor breaches of planning control and to assist in the collation of evidence.
- To prepare Written Representation appeal statements.
- To assist in the preparation of proofs of evidence and enforcement case work and associated reports and legal notices as required
- Liaising with other departments to provide joined-up approach to cases.
To be successful in this position you MUST BE:
·A Qualified Town Planner with significant experience within a Local Authority Planning Department
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV or call Ryan Hamlett on 02393876052
If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.