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Planning Enforcement Officer

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  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

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  • Salary:

    Up to £19 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jack Fellows

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Planning Enforcement Officer required for a fantastic contract based in Poole

Local Authority

The Role

  • To ensure approved development accords with the planning permission and conditions are implemented to ensure a harmonious relationship between the build or activity and the wider urban or rural environment in accordance with the National Planning Policy framework.
  • To investigate, negotiate and enforce, commence legal proceedings where necessary, when breaches of planning control, advertisement, listed building, and TPO infringements are identified.
  • Provide Councillors, applicants and the general public with an efficient, effective and accessible and professional planning service for which the post holder is responsible.

The Requirements

  • General understanding of planning principles and development management.
  • Managing a workload to achieve deadlines
  • Understanding of planning enforcement regime
  • Minimum of 5 GCSE Grades C or above, including Mathematics, English, or equivalent
  • 3x 'A' levels, degree or equivalent experience
  • Diploma or equivalent in Planning or a related discipline.

The Contract

  • Locum Contract
  • 3 Months + Ongoing
  • 37 Hours
  • £19 per hour Umbrella (Inside IR35)

If interested please call 01772 428186 or email or