Historic Environment Officer (re-advertisement)
Salary SO1 UKP 21,282 - 22,689
Development Services Department, Riverway, Stafford
You will assist the Principal Historic Environment Officer in providing expert advice to the Staffordshire County Council's Planning and Economic Development Service on all matters relating to buildings conservation. You will also contribute to the development and enhancement of the Staffordshire Historic Environment Record. You will have the main responsibility for providing advice on all matters relating to the built historic environment.
You should have; a degree in a discipline relevant to buildings conservation or archaeology. A good knowledge of the planning and legislative framework for the historic environment, especially that relating to listed buildings and conservation areas and a current driving licence.
Most of the posts work will be related to proposed developments by the County Council that affect County owned listed buildings, buildings and sites within conservation areas and buildings of local or archaeological interest. Liaison within the County Council is an important part of this process. The postholder will also liaise with district Councils in the County regarding conservation issues, and may be asked to assist with a range of other activities undertaken by the Historic Environment Team. The postholder will be required to maintain and update records relating to the built historic environment.
If you would like to discuss the details of the post please telephone Bill Klemperer, Principal Historic Environment Officer on 01785 277295.
Application forms and further details may be obtained from the Director of Development Services, Personnel Unit, Riverway, Stafford, ST16 3TJ or telephone Lisa Bridger on 01785 276530 (24 hr answerphone) quoting reference DSD 184/03. If you wish to apply for this vacancy on-line please visit our website at www.staffordshire.gov.uk/vacancy
Closing date for applications is Friday 1st August 2003, interviews will be held 19th August 2003.
Previous applicants need not apply, all previous applications will be considered.