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Landscape Designer / Project Manager

Hyndburn Borough Council
Accrington, Lancashire
£30,151 to £32,020
Closing date
22 Jan 2024

Job Details

An opportunity has arisen for a committed and enthusiastic person to join our award winning Parks and Open Spaces section, within Environmental Services. The Parks Service in Hyndburn has 10 green flag awards, which is the highest number for a Council in Lancashire. Over the last 20 years the Council has invested £11 million in its parks and open spaces to make them fantastic places to visit. With more investment planned you will work on and deliver small and medium sized projects to develop and refurbish parks, open spaces and cemetery service facilities throughout the borough.

You will have a background in landscape design or environmental development with at least one year’s relevant work experience and will be qualified to degree level or equivalent. If successful you will become a valued member of our parks and open spaces service and, as such, will need to work both on your own initiative and within a team. A current driving licence is essential for this post holder.

If you feel you are up to the challenge of joining our Parks team then please contact Human Resources for an application pack or download an application pack from the Hyndburn Borough Council website we would love to hear from you.

View Job Description and Person Spec for Landscape Architect

For an informal chat about the position then please contact Mark Pickup, Parks Development Officer at 07768465987

Closing Date: Open
Vacancy Ref: 2209

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.


The Hyndburn district is situated on the northern fringe of industrial Lancashire, with easy access to the beauty spots of the Ribble and Hodder Valleys and to the holiday resorts of the Lancashire coast.

The Council provides a wide range of facilities and services including parks and gardens, swimming baths, playing fields, recreation grounds, markets, cemeteries and a crematorium.

The Hyndburn district is within easy reach of Manchester, the mid-Lancashire conurbations and the M6 and M62 motorways. Formerly a predominantly cotton weaving area with some engineering, there is now an extensive range of industry.

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Scaitcliffe House
Ormerod Street
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