Permanent, Full Time
Up to £36,057 per annum
Closing Date: 14th March 2021
Place Services is the leading public sector provider of environmental assessment, planning, design and management services. Our public sector ethos and combination of specialist skills and experience means that we are uniquely qualified to help public organisations positively influence the planning process; developing practical solutions and delivering environmental stewardship.
Based within Essex County Council, Place Services is an award-winning local authority traded service, which provides a wide range of landscape, urban design and specialist environmental planning services to Local Authorities throughout the UK.
Place Services is growing to meet the demand for our experience and expertise, and we are currently recruiting for a Landscape Architect to join our multi-disciplinary consultancy team. This role is an exciting opportunity for a qualified Landscape Architect with strong interpersonal and presentation skills. The role is ideal for candidates who want to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team of professionals on a diverse range of projects that will bring positive improvements to the places and people we work with.
Candidates should be educated to a post graduate level in Landscape Architecture and have a strong knowledge of the planning system. Applicants should be able to demonstrate proven design ability, writing proficiency and knowledge of design software, as well as the ability to apply their own professional skills and experience to deliver place-making projects that prioritise sustainability and environmental values.
For an informal discussion about the position please contact Peter Dawson on 03330136861 or 07748623787.
For a copy of the role profile, please contact
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More information can be found at www.placeservices.co.uk
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Essex County Council is proud to offer an excellent benefits package to all its employees. For more information please use the following link: https://www.workingforessex.com/working-here/pay-reward/
Essex County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.
We seek the best talent from the widest pool of people as diversity is key to our success.
If you have any queries regarding this role, or require anything further, please email or call us on 0333 013 5888. Lines are open Monday to Friday 08:30 - 16.30.