Service Care Solutions Ltd

Planning Officer

A Local Authority based in West Yorkshire is looking for a Senior Planning Officer to join their team.


This is a full time, temporary position and the ideal candidate will have experience working within a local authority and have worked previously in a similar role.

The purpose of the role is to assess and determine a caseload of minor and householder planning applications to assist with a backlog of cases within the Service.

Knowledge of current planning policy/legislation, excellent communication and organisational skills, a track record of managing a varied planning caseload, and a full, clean driving licence and access to a motor vehicle are all essential.



Qualifications and experience:

Appropriate qualification in and or associated with Town and Country Planning.


Proven case work experience and or training to demonstrate the ability to deal effectively with a range of case work involving complex- major application types including the redevelopment of Brownfield and Green Belt sites.


Able to demonstrate continued professional development across a range of appeal types.
Ability to demonstrate experience of handling a range planning application types, prepare clear and concise reports; with balanced recommendations.



The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering between £18 - £20 p/hour Umbrella Ltd (approx.

£470 - £510 p/week NET after deductions) dependant on experience and qualifications.

So if this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up to date CV to james.glover@servicecare.org.uk or call James at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Rate: £18 - £20 per hour + Umbrella Ltd dependant on experience
  • Location: Wakefield, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Tel: 01772 208 967
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2021-03-09 15:17:49 -

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