Historic Buildings Officer
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Planning / Building Control
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council prides itself on being a great place to work where staff are trusted, valued and supported to make a positive contribution at work.
The role offers an exciting and challenging opportunity to play a lead role within the Planning Services Team in managing our responsibilities in preserving and enhancing the Boroughs rich historic environment which includes eleven individual conservation areas and over seven hundred listed buildings and ancient monuments.
You will be responsible for assisting in the management of all matters relating to the Conservation of the Historic Environment within the Borough, including assisting in and providing advice on, listed buildings, conservation areas and heritage specific projects.
You will also be expected to work and engage with a range of external partners and groups and across a range of Council services to deliver successful heritage focused outcomes
Candidates should be adept at problem solving and work to find pragmatic solutions to help facilitate and deliver development whilst also ensuring that historic assets are protected for future generations. You should also be highly motivated, self-disciplined, enthusiastic and have excellent communication skills.
We offer an excellent total reward package including a competitive salary, generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement as well as access to a number of additional employee benefits and a wide range of learning and development opportunities.
This is a career graded post starting salary will be based on qualifications and relevant experience.
If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Simon Grundy, Planning Services Manager on 01642 528550