Assistant Conservation Officer

Development Services

Assistant Conservation Officer (2 Posts)

£21,268 - £23,398 per annum

37 hours per week

Warwick District Council is looking for two enthusiastic and self-motivated team players, committed to heritage protection, good design, and excellent customer service.

With over 30 conservation areas, around 2000 listed buildings, and national treasures such as Warwick Castle, Kenilworth Castle, and Stoneleigh Abbey, we can provide you with a unique opportunity to work in an exciting heritage environment.

Assistant Conservation Officer - Permanent Post

The successful candidate will provide advice and guidance on heritage matters to a wide range of customers, advise on applications, compile a local list of historic buildings, and co-ordinate the annual Heritage Open Days event.

Assistant Conservation Officer - 12 Month-Fixed Term Contract

Project Manager for a New Canal Conservation Area

The successful candidate will manage a major conservation project to establish a new canal conservation area. This will require the assessment of the district’s canal network and its setting, the identification of potential development sites, public consultation and production of a management plan.

For both positions you will need to have some knowledge of historic building and conservation area principles, practice and law, along with work experience in protecting the historic built environment.

For further information about either post, please contact Nick Corbett, Principal Conservation and Design Officer, on 01926 456545.

To apply for this vacancy please complete all sections of the application form located at the bottom of the job vacancies page and return your completed application to vacancies@warwickdc.gov.uk

Closing Date: Monday 28th August 2017

Assistant Conservation Officer - Job Description and Person Specification

Assistant Conservation Officer (Canals) - Job Description and Person Specification
 

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