Wirral Council is looking for a Technical Clerk to join the Technical Support Team for Building Control, Street Name & Numbering, Planning and Land Charges services. It is a very busy office environment, therefore the successful candidate will assist the team with the day to day entering of applications, including registering payments, uploading plans and documents, telephone support, along with general office duties
You will need to have excellent communication skills (both oral and written), demonstrate an attention to detail and have good IT skills. Experience of reading and measuring of plans would be an advantage but not essential as training will be given
This is a temporary 12 month contract
Above all you will be looking to improve the way we engage with our employees/residents/customers to ensure they are at the heart of everything we do.
Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.
It is Council policy not to re-appoint any employee who has left under the terms of the Council's Early Voluntary Retirement (EVR) scheme or who have left with a voluntary severance (VS) package, unless in exceptional circumstances.
Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.
Applications can only be accepted through the Jobs page following registration. Forms received via the post will not be processed.
All applicants invited to interview must evidence their right to work in the UK. Details of required documents can be found by clicking the link at the bottom of the Jobs page.
The job description and other supporting documents will not be accessible once the vacancy closing date has passed so if a copy is required you should download it now.