Senior/Principal Environmental Planner - (Minerals Extraction)

Posted about 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £45000 per annum
Sector EIA
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 20 April 2017
A one-off opportunity for an experienced Chartered Environmental Planner in Lancashire. Experience in working on controversial applications in minerals and waste will be of particular interest.

The Business

Our client is a developer operating in the minerals extraction market. Due to the rapid growth in their sector they are looking to develop their own in-house planning team and require an experienced environmental planner to oversee the department's development.

The Opportunity

The ideal candidate will be an RTPI chartered planner from the private or public sector. Experience in the minerals and waste sector would be ideal as well as an understanding of the Development Consent Order process (DCO).

*Prepare planning applications, including planning and environmental statements.
*The co-ordination of EIA's
*Undertake research and analysis.
*Liaise and cultivate good relationships with stakeholders.
*Write complex reports, interpreting data and making clear and relevant recommendations.
*Ensure compliance with planning regulations.
*Take responsibility for projects from start through to completion

Capabilities and Qualifications

*MRTPI, equivalent qualification
*Detailed knowledge of the British Town Planning system
*Experience of co-ordinating EIA's
*Good experience in managing projects
*Detail conscious, accurate.
*Thrives under pressure, can work to tight deadlines.
*Team player.
*Strives to deliver an exceptional level of service to clients at all times.
*Excellent written and communication skills.
*Presentable, and with good presentation skills.

Contact us:

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Greg Snook (

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