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Stantec Senior/Principal Environmental Planner in Reading, United Kingdom

Stantec has built our reputation over decades of success and by delivering for the communities that we operate in. As we continue to grow, we are now looking forward to a very exciting period as we grow our existing teams and add to our practice.

We are seeking Environmental Planners from Senior to Principal level to join our team on a permanent basis. These positions are national roles, with the opportunity to be based in Reading, Bristol, Cambridge, Warrington, Edinburgh or London. We can offer you a mix of home and office working which will help maintain a good work life balance and effective team working.

Our broad based growth means we are supporting projects across multiple sectors including major development (new communities, regeneration, employment, etc.), energy and transport developments helping to secure and implement development consents. Our work currently includes a range of nationally significant infrastructure projects such as supporting a new crossing of the River Thames, Sizewell C and Water for Life Hampshire; establishing an internationally important low carbon smart campus at Gravity (generating 7,500 new jobs); and creating new garden communities including in Oxfordshire and Essex. and.

As we are currently supporting some of the country’s most significant projects, we are seeking a candidate whose ambition matches our own. Your tasks will include supporting the planning and delivery of regeneration, development and infrastructure projects as appropriate while advising through the development lifecycle. You will prepare Environmental Impact Assessments as well as environmental and planning reports.

This role offers the opportunity to work in a truly multi-disciplinary environment, giving access to a broad knowledge base with the support of experts across the business. It is anticipated that the role will include supporting the delivery of a broad range of environmental planning work streams, to deliver integrated environmental services.

About You

You will have strong experience and understanding of Environmental Planning and will have a BSc or MSc.

You will have knowledge of different consenting regimes development management procedures (Town and Country Planning, Planning Act, Hybrid Bill, etc.). You will have experience in engaging with clients and liaising with all levels of management both internally and externally.

Ideally the applicant will be able to demonstrate competency and flexibility to meet the demands of the role.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans