- Sector: Construction, Trades and Property
- Specialism: Land Planning and Management
- Location: Lerwick
- £25,068.80 to £40,012.20 per annum, H/I/J/K/L
- Hours: Full Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: SIC03082
Shetland is an exciting and unique place to work. Whether you are an experienced planner with RTPI membership or a graduate planner, this post will provide an opportunity to work within our Development Management team – to assist in the handling of a full and varied caseload of applications.
This is a challenging and varied role, with the main focus of the post being to ensure that development and changes in land use occur in suitable locations and are sustainable so Shetland can remain a beautiful and rewarding place to live.
Motivated, enthusiastic and highly organized, you must also have excellent written, verbal communication and negotiation skills. You will be educated to degree level or willing to commence study to achieve an RTPI recognised qualification and be able to exercise informed judgement and work accurately and with attention to detail whilst under pressure to meet deadlines. You will have an active role in the provision of a transparent, knowledgeable and accountable service to the people of Shetland.
Relevant experience in development management and planning at local authority level would be an advantage in this role.
A relocation package does apply to this post
We will pay interview expenses from within the UK
More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.
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During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.
This post is based at 8 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick.
For further details relating to this post, please contact: John Holden, Team Leader, on 01595 743898 or email email@example.com
If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk