Assistant Planner-Limerick City and County Council

Closing Date 11th March 2024

Limerick City and County Council invites applications from suitably qualified persons, who wish to be considered for inclusion on a panel from which temporary and permanent vacancies for Assistant Planner may be filled throughout the lifetime of the panel.

Positions may be filled from this panel across a variety of service areas within Limerick City and County Council, including but not limited to:

  • Development Management
  • Planning Enforcement
  • Forward Planning
  • Place Making and Public Realm
  • Town Centre First
  • Active Travel
  • Economic Development
  • Tourism
  • Community Development

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated person, with a strong sense of commitment to delivering quality public services and shall demonstrate a clear knowledge and understanding of

  • Local authority services, its key stakeholders and relationships
  • Local government structures and its democratic role and mandate
  • Current local government issues, future trends and strategic direction of the sector, particularly in relation to planning policy and practice
  • National, Regional and Local planning issues
€43,728 – €68,246 per annum, inclusive of LSIs
Annual Leave
30 days annual leave
Hours of Work
The working hours at present provide for a five day, thirty-seven hours working week, hours may vary from time to time.
Application Process

Completed application forms must be e-mailed to no later than Monday 11th March 2024

An official application form must be completed in full by the closing date for the competition.  Please note that amendments to the application form will not be accepted after the closing date. CV’s will not be accepted in lieu of an application form.

Please send your application from an e-mail address that you will review regularly as communication during the assessment/selection period will only be through that e-mail address.  Please also ensure that you regularly review your spam/junk email folder as occasionally your email service provider may direct emails to that folder.

Application Form and Briefing Document can be found at: