Job Vacancy Details

Senior Development Management Technician
Lincolnshire County Council

Salary:   £20,344 - £22,911
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing Date: Midnight 02/06/2019
Ref:   8950

Lincolnshire County Council is seeking a technically-minded individual to join their Technical Support team.  The team provides support to the Development Management functions including all aspects of the Planning process together with the Highways, Sustainable Drainage System processes.  The Senior Development Management Technician is an important role within the team and has line management responsibility for one team member.

Key tasks include the validation and registration of minerals and waste and the Council's own planning applications, collation and submission of committee reports, preparation and the dispatching of planning decision notices, supervising the registration and digitisation of highway and drainage planning consultations, operation & monitoring the planning data systems, and ensuring compliance with the requirements of legislative and departmental policies.

About you

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • A Certificate in Town Planning Support or NVQ level 3 in an appropriate discipline or equivalent relevant experience;
  • The ability to manage a demanding workload whilst working to tight deadlines;
  • An excellent level of practical knowledge and skills in use of electronic planning application systems (e.g. DEF or other similar system);
  • IT literacy in a range of packages including Microsoft Office, PDF and GIS;
  • The ability to write, maintain and follow team procedures and work instructions;
  • Good team member qualities;
  • The ability to accurately interpret plans and maps;
  • A sense of humour.

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