Planning Technician

Derby, Derbyshire
£21,074 - 23,111 per annum
03 Sep 2018
12 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Planning Technician

Scale 5 £21,074 - £23,111 per annum

37 hours per week

Fixed-term contract - 3 years

South Derbyshire has for many years been the fastest growing district in Derbyshire and is currently one of the fastest growing areas in England aiming to deliver over 12600 new homes by 2028.

The Planning Service has recently undertaken a service review and this new post will support the Development Management team in the handling of planning applications, appeals, enquiries, and monitoring.

You will be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and willing to learn whilst being able to work with minimal supervision.  You will also have excellent communication skills and be able to work to tight deadlines whilst focussing on delivering good customer service.

You will need the skills to undertake a range of technical duties in what is both a challenging and fast paced role. Duties will include validation of planning applications, coordination of discharge of conditions applications and various other duties to support the diverse range of functions within the Service. 

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Tony Sylvester Planning Services Manager on 01283 595743.

Closing date:  Wednesday 12th September

Provisional interview date: w/c 17th September 2018

We are looking for applicants committed to equal opportunities, diversity and good customer care to ensure our customers receive an excellent service