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Cheshire East Council

Public Path Orders Officer

Location: Crewe
Grade: CEC NJC - Grade 8
Salary Min £29,174 per annum - Salary Max £32,798 per annum
Hours per week 37
Employment Type: Permanent

Cheshire East is an amazing place to live and work. As one of the largest employers in the borough, we are able to offer you a wide range of challenging and rewarding career opportunities.

At Cheshire East Council we are working for a brighter future – together and our commitment to you is that our workplace culture will provide a shared purpose, a well-led organisation with valued people succeeding together as one team and one council to deliver the best service for our customers and communities.

If you want to be part of our award-winning council and contribute to our ongoing success, have the flexibility and drive to enable us to innovate, are committed to working as part of a team and striving to deliver exceptional service wherever you can, we would especially like to hear from you.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds and want our workforce to reflect the diversity of our local communities so that we can all work for a brighter future - together.

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Due to expansion of the PROW team, we are looking for a highly motivated individual to undertake the role of Public Path Orders Officer. Based in Municipal Buildings, Crewe, you will be responsible for processing Public Path Order applications across the Borough, from receipt of application, through consultation, Committee decision, to Order making and public inquiry, as required.

The role requires a mix of office work, with flexible remote working, and independent fieldwork. You’ll be liaising with applicants, user groups, elected Members, Town and Parish Councils, landowners and agents. You’ll have responsibility for budgetary tasks and updating the Definitive Map and Statement, undertake other legal PROW processes such as temporary closures and respond to general enquiries from the public and colleagues.

If you would like to have a brief informal chat, please contact Genni Butler, Acting Public Rights of Way Manager, via

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Closing date: 3 October 2022.

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Closing Date: 03/10/2022  Location: Crewe

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