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Planning Investigation Officer
  • Employer: Mid Sussex District Council
  • Reference: EDEV036
  • Published: Fri 21/06/2019, 13:29 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 15/07/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £22,911 pa - £25,295 pa plus Car allowance up to £1,239 pa
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: West Sussex

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Planning Investigation Officer

Mid Sussex District Council is based in the heart of Sussex in beautiful countryside including Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and you will be working within easy reach of London, Gatwick Airport and coastal Brighton. The local economy is strong and there is considerable development giving us a great opportunity to grow our business.


Planning Investigation Officer (EDEV036)

£22,911 pa - £25,295 pa + Car allowance up to £1,239 pa


We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Planning Investigation team. The successful candidate will help in delivering an efficient and pro-active enforcement service

The main focus of the job is to enforce the Council’s decisions on planning matters and undertake investigations with regard to contraventions of planning regulations.

The ideal candidate will be a strong team player with a flexible approach, be self-motivated and possess excellent communication skills. You must have experience of investigative work and Firmness, tact and diplomacy are crucial requirements of the post Knowledge of the planning system and planning law would be advantageous.

Along with this exciting opportunity we offer free staff parking, subsidized gym membership for you and your family, flexible working arrangements and a generous pension scheme.

Possession of a full driving license is a pre-requisite together with the use of your own car for use on Council business.

For an informal discussion please contact Andrew Clarke on 01444 477332


Closing date 15/07/2019

Interview date 29/07/2019