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Planning Enforcement Officer - Full Time

Employer: Enfield Council

  • Reference: 4841
  • Published on: Thu 31/08/2017 04:02 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 31/08/2017 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £30324 - £31998
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre
Job Details Planning Enforcement Officer 1 X permanent post 1 x 2 year fixed term post Enfield is a diverse London borough with excellent links to the city and central areas as well as Hertfordshire and Essex. Situated along the strategically important London - Stansted corridor, this is an exciting time to join the Council as we look to deliver many development opportunities. This includes Meridian Water which has Housing Zone status where upwards of 12000 new homes and 5000 jobs will be created. We are also well placed to maximize growth opportunity of Crossrail 2 with both proposed branches located within the borough. We have experienced a significant rise in planning enquiries and with the Council’s own ambitious agenda for regeneration, including a number of significant estate regeneration schemes, it is important we are able to maintain our commitment to proactive engagement to achieve sustainable development of the highest standard. The Development Management Service has been strengthened to achieve these challenges with the creation of a special projects team to deliver certain key regeneration objectives. This will ensure well designed sustainable developments which make a positive contribution to the Borough, its people and environment are delivered. If you are interested in contributing towards us meeting this challenge, we have a number of positions available for you to join a friendly and hardworking team. These are rewarding roles which are key to the performance of the Service and the successful regeneration of the Borough with emphasis placed on the delivery of high quality outcomes through a coordinated approach to the assessment of development proposals. This is a full time opportunity in our Planning Enforcement team. You will be involved in the full range of planning enforcement investigations and associated appeal work. Strong communication and performance management is essential together with good negotiating skills. The main duties of the role involve investigating of potential breaches of planning control. This will involve interviewing members of the public, owners and occupiers of the land plus applying your own investigative skills and liaising with colleagues across the Council. Strong communication skills are therefore essential as will be your ability to manage and prioritise your case load. Closing and Interview Dates Closing date: Midnight 31 August 2017 Additional Information Informal enquiries about this post to Rob Oles on 020 8379 3847 If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Serah Tuncay on 0208 379 3522 A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.