- Abbotsford House, Davids Loan, Bainsford, FK2 7YZ
- £21,452.00 - £23,420.00 per year
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Full Time
- 37 hours per week
This position has expired.
Our Graduate Scheme is designed to give you a positive start to your career in local government. You will be mainly based in the Planning & Environment and Development Management Teams in Falkirk but will also work from home.
You should have an HND or above in town and country planning, (or urban and regional planning), or architecture, design, geography, environmental planning, social science or other RTPI recognised relevant subject.
You will assist both the Planning and Environment Unit (responsible for the Local Development Plan policy) and the Development Management Unit (responsible for processing planning applications). This will involve assisting in the production of the Local Development Plan, supplementary guidance and other planning policy work, assisting with regulatory functions relating to planning applications, and maintaining databases, websites and information systems.
We’re looking for you to have good computer and IT skills, including using mapping, databases and media platforms. A knowledge of land use planning policy, including environmental, economic, and social issues would be helpful.
You will sometimes need to travel to sites or meetings at other premises and in connection with work activities. A full driving licence is desirable.
Please see the attached job profile and information pack for information on the key requirements for the role.
This post will start on 23 August 2021.
This post is temporary until August 2023.