Economic Development And Planning Department
Reference No: EDP33
Scale 6 £24,982 to £27,041 per annum
37 hours per week
Ribble Valley Borough Council wish to appoint a Planning Officer to join an established team covering a largely rural district.
The post holder will be working closely with a Principal Planning Officer and advising applicants/agents on the acceptability of development proposals and planning applications. Much of the work will involve consultation and negotiation with applicants/agents as well as carrying out site visits.
Candidates will have a planning degree or degree in related field and be working towards membership of the RTPI. Good report writing ability and excellent communication/ organisational skills are required. The ability to work flexibly as part of a team is also essential.
A full driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential.
Government guidance of working safely is being followed at the Council’s Offices.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday, 22nd September 2021
Interviews will be held on: Friday, 1st October 2021
For an application pack, call 01200 414596 (24-hour answerphone),
or email: HR@ribblevalley.gov.uk and quote the reference number.
Alternatively, the application form can be downloaded from our