Urban Design Consultant (Various levels)
Contract: Permanent, Full-Time
Place Services is the leading public sector provider of environmental assessment, planning, design and management services. Our combination of specialist skills and experience means that we are uniquely qualified to help public organisations meet the requirements of the planning process, create practical design solutions, and deliver environmental stewardship.
Based within Essex County Council, Place Services is a local authority traded service, which provides a wide range of specialist environmental services, (including landscape, urban design and planning) to a growing number of planning authorities, and other public sector clients, throughout the UK.
Place Services is growing to meet the demand for our services, and we are currently recruiting for Urban Designers (consultant to senior level) to join our multi-disciplinary consultancy team. This role is an excellent opportunity for a qualified Urban Designer who wants to be part of a growing team of high performing professionals working within the public sector on a diverse range of exciting projects.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the effective delivery of a range of urban design services including development management consultations, undertaking design reviews, developing masterplans, design guides and codes. A key element of the role includes supporting the Essex Quality Review Panel; organising the panel members, applicants and drafting the responses.
Candidates should be educated to degree level in a relevant discipline (relevant disciplines could include Town Planning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture-based degree) and have relevant demonstrable professional experience.
For an informal discussion about the position please call Peter Dawson on 03330136861 or 07748623787.
To apply for the role, please see https://www.workingforessex.com/apply/urban-design-consultant-various-levels-1237/
Place Services/Essex County Council is proud to offer an excellent benefits package to all its employees. More information can be found on www.workingforessex.com/benefits