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  • Ref no: FLK06039
  • Published: 28/2/2020
  • Closes: 27/3/2020
  • Location: Abbotsford House, Davids Loan, Bainsford, FK2 7YZ
  • Salary: £20,835.00 - £22,745.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Advert

Our Graduate Scheme is designed to give you a positive start to your career in local government. You will be mainly based in the Planning & Environment team at Abbotsford House, Falkirk.

With an HND or above in a land/estates discipline, landscape design, architecture, construction, environmental planning or a related subject you will provide technical support for our development planning, parks and bereavement service functions. This will include the use of geographical information mapping systems, use of Adobe desktop publishing software and site inspection and recording.

You’ll work on projects across several teams including on the Headstone stabilisation project, cemetery enhancements and extensions, development plan mapping and graphic design as well as regulatory functions relating to trees, landscape, design, parks and play areas

You will have an awareness/underpinning knowledge of either delivering physical projects, and/or environmental planning regulation as well as an

interest in the outdoors, good technical, graphic design and IT skills including using digital mapping, graphics and publishing software or computer aided design databases and media platforms. As you will sometimes be required to travel to sites or meetings at other premises and in connection with work activities a full driving licence is desirable and pool cars are available.

This post is temporary until August 2022.

Please see the attached job profile and information pack for information on the key requirements for the role.

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