Current Vacancies

Current job vacancies available to apply for at Mendip District Council and partner organisations.

To search for all job vacancies and view job description please go to our external vacancy portal and use the search facility.

Mendip District Council Recruitment Portal

Mendip District Council's Current Vacancies:

Web Assistant - £19, 929 to £21, 471

Closing Date:  1st May 2019

Location:  Shepton Mallet

Do you believe that supporting internal and external customers' needs is important?

  • Do you embrace the use of technology and see the important of digital transformation of Services for the benefit of Mendips customers?
  • Would you like to get involved with the continual improvement of the Council's web site?


Then this could be the opportunity you've been looking for!  

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Housing Officer - £22,221 to 24,198

Closing Date:  10th May 2019

Location: Shepton Mallet 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Housing Projects Support Officer to join the Council's Affordable Housing/Enabling Team on a full time basis. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who enjoys a varied role and is looking to work in a specialist field of housing development.

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Enforcement Officer - £22,221

Closing Date:  10th May 2019

Location: Shepton Mallet 

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Enforcement Officer on a fixed term contract for a 6 month period to work within our Enforcement Team. 

You will be required to deal with all aspects of Enforcement ranging from the application of notices and warnings through to case file and court proceedings in order to maximize the benefits to the community and reduce crime and anti-social behaviour within the district. Skills and experience in delivering enforcement through a range of mediums and powers will be essential. 

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Conservation Officer - £27,881 to £32,010

Closing Date:  9th May 2019

Location: Shepton Mallet 

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Conservation Officer to support the Council's delivery of the development management service through the effective handling of listed building and planning casework, providing technical advice to customers and the Council in all aspects of conservation of the historic environment, encompassing historic buildings and conservation areas, archaeology and the wider historic environment. 

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Assistant Planning Officer - £22,764 to £24,750

Closing Date:  9th May 2019

Location: Shepton Mallet 

Do you have an interest in the built environment?  Do you want to help shape your surroundings? Would you like to work in a fast paced role with decision making responsibilities? 

We are looking for an Assistant Planning Officer to support the Council's delivery of the development management service.  Working as part of a multi-disciplinary Development Management Team this is an exciting opportunity for someone who is interested in a career in Town Planning.  You will manage a workload of applications including householder planning applications, Lawful Development Certificates, Prior Notifications and other small scale applications.  You will also respond to correspondence and enquiries from members of the public, planning agents, Ward Members, Town and Parish Councils.

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Non-Mendip Job Opportunities:

YMCA Mendip: P2I Support Worker (Frome)

Full time, fixed term until 31 December 2019

Salary: £20,398 pa                                                                                    

Closing date: 22 April 2019

Job advert and to apply: Icon for word P21 Support Worker [788.5KB]

Useful links for job vacancies in and around the Mendip area:

Please visit the Somerset County Council website for information about current vacancies

Please visit the Universal Jobmatch website for information about current vacancies

Please visit the Mendip YMCA website for information about current vacancies

Please visit the NHS Jobs website for information about current vacancies

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