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Senior Design Officer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
15/05/2018
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 29/05/2018 23:59
Salary:
Grade 10 £29,909 to £33,136
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Planning / Building Control
Vacancy ID:
175436
Employment Location:
County Hall, Durham
Post Number:
REAL17-353A

Job details 

Closing date:
29 May


Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Based within the Design and Conservation team, this post will report to the Principal Design and Conservation Officer and will be responsible for contributing to the following functions:

The delivery of the statutory built design and conservation function within the planning service and for the wider corporate body

The delivery of an accessible and pro-active specialist design and conservation advisory service for Regeneration and Local Services, the Council and its Members by promoting high quality built design and conservation practice including that most specific to the Councils assets, and to Durham’s historic built environment.

Working within the context of a wider multi-disciplinary team, the post holder will assist the Principal Design and Conservation Officer in the provision of professional design advice to Development Management and other services in the Council in terms of policy matters and major development sites and projects; encouraging and facilitating new development of a high standard with the provision of excellent customer care and the achievement of performance targets. As part of this, the post-holder shall inform and give considered design advice into the Council’s internal urban design process.

Required Qualifications: Educated to degree Standard in an appropriate architectural or urban design discipline (e.g. BA, MSc, Dip)
Membership of a recognised professional Body/Urban Design Group

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact David Sparkes, Principal Design and Conservation Officer on tel. no. 03000 267125

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Friday 15th June 2018.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL COMMUNICATION REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION FOR THIS POST WILL BE SENT TO THE EMAIL ADDRESS THAT YOU HAVE REGISTERED WITH NORTH EAST JOBS, INCLUDING YOUR INVITE TO INTERVIEW IF YOU ARE SHORTLISTED. PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL AFTER THE CLOSING DATE FOR NOTIFICATION FROM DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK AS YOU WILL NOT BE NOTIFIED BY ANY OTHER MEANS. PLEASE ENSURE YOU CHECK YOUR JUNK MAIL.

In line with the County Council's Recruitment and Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Apply on-line or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on 03000 267190/267940 or email hrREAL@durham.gov.uk

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