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Planning Assistant

Location Newtownards, County Down
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary Up to £12.00 per hour + mileage
Published 8 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Laura Hagan
Job Ref HS0004450 _1542899266

Job Description

Our Client, A Large Public Sector Organisation requires two temporary Planning Assistants to start as soon as possible for a temporary assignment expected to last 10 months with possible extension.

Pay rate: £12.00p/h + mileage

Location: Newtownards

Hours: 36 hours per week Monday to Friday

Criteria

Essential Criteria

  • A degree or recognised planning qualification AND a minimum of 6 months post qualification experience working in a planning environment OR
  • An HNC or equivalent in a recognised planning qualification AND a minimum of 1 year's post qualification experience working in a planning environment
  • Access to own transport

Duties:

The main duties include but are not limited to:

  • Processing of planning applications in the local category of development Planning (Development Management) Regulations (NI) 2015 within statutory performance indicator of 15 weeks.
  • Main duties will include validation, site inspection, consultation with statutory and non-statutory consultees, appraisal of representations received, assessment of proposals against prevailing planning policy and guidance, writing of report with recommendation for determination.
  • Other duties will include reception and telephone duties, general provision of advice to the public on planning issues.

A person's criminal record will not, in itself, debar that person from being appointed to this post. Any information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, we will be in touch to confirm if you have been shortlisted.

PLEASE NOTE THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE VERY QUICKLY HOWEVER WE WILL KEEP YOUR DETAILS ON FILE FOR ANY FUTURE ROLES YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN

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