Arboricultural Officer (Planning)

Location
Northampton, Guildhall
Salary
£28,485-£32,485
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Arboricultural Officer (Planning)

Directorate: Regeneration, Enterprise, and Planning

Division: Planning

Section: Planning Policy and Heritage

Salary: £28,485-£32,485

Location: Guildhall

 

JOB PURPOSE

To provide technical advice to maintain the Council's duties in respect of tree protection with particular regard to Tree Preservation Orders and works to trees in Conservation Areas.

To consider the impact and provide efficient well-rounded
advice on planning applications or notified works that will affect TPO trees, trees in conservation areas, or other trees with amenity value. To undertake a programme of review of existing Tree Preservation Orders in liaison with affected owners and other interested parties.


To provide advice on hedgerows and take the lead in respect of the Council's duties under the Hedgerow Regulations and High Hedge legislation and comply with these when considering any associated applications made.

 

 

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