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Planning Investigations Officer

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Planning Investigations Officer

  • Location:

    Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £37.50 - 40.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Liam Shea

  • Contact email:

    liam.shea@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393876079

  • Job ref:

    JO0000030349

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    26/01/2022

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Planning Enforcement Officer
Hertfordshire
£37p/h Inside IR35
3 month initial contract
Do you want to work for a highly motivated local authority planning team who consistently delivers a high level of service?
 
You will be working with a mix of office and remote working, with the exception of site visits and key meetings. The office location can be discussed upon application to the role.
 
This newly created role is because of an increase in workload due to continued development in the local area. The local authority is looking to bring in an experienced officer that can hit the ground running with minimal supervision.
You will be required to work both individually and as part of a team to continue the high level of service that the local authority operate to currently. You will be managing a mixed caseload of applications so must be comfortable with this variety.
 
To be successful in this position you MUST HAVE:
·Access to your own vehicle or a valid UK driving license (for travel to and from the office and for site visits)
·Be comfortable working from home and the office. As the demands for on local government are changing, you will need to show that you are adaptable in your approach to accepting new work, challenges and ways of working.
·Please note this role would suit an experienced planning enforcement officer OR a senior planning enforcement officer looking for more responsibility.
Role & Responsibilities:
·Investigating alleged breaches of planning control and provide appropriate reports to allow decisions to be made on potential further action. This would include formal enforcement action
·Actively carry out site visits and undertaking accurate site monitoring.
·Working as part of a team to ensure all targets and deadlines are met.
On offer is an hourly rate of up to £37p/h depending on experience.
 
This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a growing local authority.
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Liam Shea on 02393876079 for more information.
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.