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Planning Support Officer in Devon and Cornwall
Exeter or Bodmin with WFH available
6 months temporary
£12.80 per hour equivalent to £24600 per annum
Planning Officer required to help manage the Environment Agency's statutory interaction with the Town & Country planning process across Devon and Cornwall. You will work in the Sustainable Places team which has a cross cutting, multifunctional role and working closely with technical teams to provide quality, timely planning advice to Local Planning Authorities to protect and enhance the environment through sustainable development.
This role is currently offered working from home. When offices re-open there will be opportunity to work from offices in either Bodmin or Exeter.
Degree in Planning or experience working in a local authority planning service.
Sound knowledge and application of the Town & Country Planning system, including knowledge and awareness of the role of the Environment Agency in sustainable planning.
Being able to manage workload to meet competing demands.
Experience of using GIS mapping systems and an eye for detail.
Have good communication skills and be able to work effectively as part of a team.