Development Control Engineer Level 4
Job Title: Development Control Engineer Level 4
Salary: £37,724 - £40,506
Full-Time: 35 hours
Worcestershire County Council is a large and progressive employer. We serve citizens living in Worcestershire, and are responsible for a huge range of services to local people. Our communities are at the heart of everything we do, and they have shaped our four priorities:
• Open for Business
• The Environment
• Children and Families
• Health and Well-Being
We are a local authority with big ambitions for the future: Building a World Class Worcestershire! Collaborating innovatively with a wide range of partners, we are committed to delivering a county with a prosperous economy, thriving communities and an environment we can all be proud of.
The posts will be responsible for providing Highway recommendations on major planning applications to the relevant Planning Authority. You will be responsible for leading on all highway elements of the process which will include liaising with applicants and their agents on the highways aspects of their proposals and negotiating appropriate mitigation measures and s106 financial contributions. You will be expected to attend Planning Committee meetings and where necessary attend Planning Appeal Hearings and Public Inquiries to give evidence and undertake cross examination.
The post will also be expected to liaise and advise internally and externally on Development Management matters as they relate to Local Plans and any other areas of work.
Please see the attached job description and person specification to see what skills, knowledge and experience are required. Please include in your application details of what experience you have had within the areas listed.
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Application Closing Date: Sunday 9th May 2021,
Proposed Interview Date: Friday 21st May 2021,