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Planning Inspections Officer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £28 - 34 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Hitchman

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 027

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Planning Enforcement Inspections Officer


£28-34 p/hour

Initial 3 Month Contract

Job Ref – 36771

Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in London in the search for a Planning Enforcement Inspections Officer. This will be an initial 3-month contract with extensions expected.



  • To support the delivery of an efficient, effective and customer focussed Planning Service.
  • To take responsibility for carrying out a high volume of inspections on alleged breaches of planning control, recognising breaches of planning control and making preliminary decisions on expediency and appropriate course of action.
  • Responsible for producing case closure notes for senior officers where breaches of planning control have not been identified or in instances where it is not deemed expedient to progress a formal investigation.
  • Responsible for producing case notes for senior officers where breaches of planning control have been identified.

The contract offered is for an initial 3-month duration with the potential to extend, the council are looking for candidates who will be able to hit the ground running, due to the job responsibilities a presence on site will be required at least 3 times per/week.

*More experienced Planning Enforcement Officers will be considered*

Carrington West Pay Rate – Up to £34 per/hour (Negotiable depending on experience)

Job Ref – 36771

Please call Ben Hitchman on 02393 876027 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email myself or our planning team if you are short of time to chat:

Carrington West’s dedicated Town Planning Recruitment Team supply clients UK wide on both a permanent and contract basis and all levels of seniority. If this role is too senior, too junior or in a location that is unsuitable, but you are keen on options, please still feel free to apply and we can discuss other, often unadvertised roles with you.