Atkins is the largest engineering and design consultancy in the UK, the largest multidisciplinary consultancy in Europe and one of the largest design firms in the world.
Our Environmental Planning team works alongside Atkins’ wide range of businesses across the UK and directly with external clients, providing us with a variety of major development projects and related works.
We require an experienced Principal Town Planner to join a progressive planning and environmental team with a wide range of client interests within the public and private sectors. The position will seek to help to grow the delivery of our expanding workload in Environmental Planning. The person will play a key role in the development of our growing regional business, linking in with other parts of the environmental business throughout Atkins. The post would be based in either our Leeds or York office, with the requirement to work out our other UK offices, where the need arises, in order to meet the demands of our internal and external markets.
Initially the role would be supporting Network Rail in delivering a significant project in the north of England. However, there would be opportunities to work on a wide range of other types of infrastructure and development projects (roads, water, energy and housing developments), including those requiring Development Consent Orders.
The position requires a Chartered Town Planner, combining an excellent track record in environmental planning, with particular experience in providing consenting advice for rail projects.
The successful applicant must be flexible and self-motivated and be expected to demonstrate the following:
Rewards and Benefits
Please refer to Atkins’ website for details of our full benefits package.
This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview
If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.
“, “datePosted”:”2019-03-25T00:00:00:00″, “validThrough”:”2019-12-05T00:03:57:00″, “employmentType”:[“Flexible Working