Landscape Officer – Planning
We are seeking a professional, competent and enthusiastic person who can communicate well at all levels. An excellent benefits package is on offer including annualised hours (flexible working) and a career average pension scheme. We have modern open plan offices and smart working practices and the technology to support mobile working.
Landscape Officer Responsibilities:
As our Landscape Officer, you will play a key part by inputting into the planning process focusing on major developments in order to help shape the living environment for now and for future generations. If you have passionate determination and want to work with us to change our world then this could be the post for you.
Landscape Officer Requirements:
Ideally, you will be a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute with a working knowledge of Planning Legislation, Policy and Guidelines for Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment. It would be an advantage if you have experience of working in Planning, including development management and policy work.
About the District Councils:
South Oxfordshire District Council and Vale of White Horse District Council are forward thinking local authorities, based in one of the most attractive areas of the country. They are looking for a professional, competent and enthusiastic person who is able to communicate well at all levels. An excellent benefits package is on offer including annualised hours (flexible working) and a career average pension scheme.
Location: Milton Park, Oxfordshire
Job type: Permanent, Full time or Part time positions available, up to 37 hours per week
Salary: £36,456 to £41,555 per annum depending on qualifications and relevant experience
Benefits: A basic 24 days annual leave per annum, rising to 29 days after five years. You also have all the bank holidays to look forward to and time off between Christmas and New Year; pension scheme, cycle scheme, car lease scheme, reduced gym membership, free swims, contributory medical schemes, wellbeing appointments, free eye tests for DSE users, after work sports clubs and more, ample free parking nearby.
Closing Date: 26 June 2020
Interview Date: W/C 08 July 2020
You may have experience of the following: Landscape, Architect, Planning, Development, Infrastructure, Planning Legislation, Planning Policy Officer, Neighbourhood Development, Council, Local Authority, Project Management, Local Development, Design etc.