EXECUTIVE PLANNER - Closing date 24th September 2020

The Position 

Limerick City and County Council is establishing a panel from which permanent and temporary vacancies for the position of Executive Planner may be filled.

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated person, with a strong sense of commitment to delivering quality public services and also have an excellent technical knowledge base and experience of planning policy and practices. 

The Person - Qualifications

On the closing date for receipt of completed application forms, candidates shall:

1.    Character 

Candidates shall be of good character.

2.    Health

Candidates shall be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service.

3.    Education, Experience, Etc.

Candidates shall:

a)    hold an honours degree (level 8 in the National Framework of Qualifications) in Planning; 

b)    have at least five years satisfactory experience of planning work; 

c)    possess a high standard of technical training and experience; and 

d)    possess a high standard of administrative experience. 


Salary Scale: €49,543 - €68,868. Salary scale is inclusive of increments, including two long service increments. Payment of increments is dependent on performance. Starting pay for new entrants will be at the minimum of the scale.
Annual Leave
30 days per annum
Hours of Work
37 hours per week
Application Process

Completed application forms must be e-mailed to recruitment@limerick.ie no later than Thursday, 24th September 2020.  

The Application Form and Briefing Document are also available from Human Resources, Corporate Headquarters, Merchant's Quay.  Tel:  (061) 557160 or E-mail:  recruitment@limerick.ie

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.

Please send your application from an email address that you will review regularly as communication during the assessment/selection period will only be through that email 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.