What we do

DPDS offers a comprehensive range of planning, architectural and development related services to both public and private sector clients including major house builders, public bodies, retailers, local authorities as well as other property developers and private individuals.

With offices in Swindon and Derby, our staff are able to provide our clients with in depth local knowledge and expertise in all aspects of planning, development, landscape, environmental assessments, masterplanning and urban design, heritage and architectural design.

Who we need

We always have openings for enthusiastic, bright and committed people. If you are interested in working with us, please send your CV, along with a statement explaining your interest in DPDS, a summary of your ambitions and details of your current employment package.

If you are applying for an architectural or urban design position, please also include examples from your portfolio (including student work if recently qualified).

Our commitment

DPDS  has achieved Quality Assurance accreditation under the provisions of ISO 9001 and is committed to a programme of continued professional development for all of its staff.

DPDS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation age or disability.

VACANCIES

Town Planners

Location              Swindon
Type                      Permanent Career
Salary                   Negotiable according to experience and qualifications

DPDS Consulting have opportunities for talented town planners and have excellent prospects for both graduate and experienced chartered professional individuals who are looking to further their careers to join their Swindon office.

We are currently instructed in respect of a range of projects including town expansion, regeneration, sport, heritage and major housing and commercial/mixed use schemes.

Working in a friendly and supportive environment, you will be responsible for assisting with and delivering a wide variety of planning solutions including the preparation and submission of planning applications, appeal submissions, enforcement work, heritage work, EIA work/preparation of Environmental Statements and development plan representations in these client-facing positons.

Applicants must possess an accredited planning or surveying degree and, for senior posts, be a full member of either the RTPI or RICS with an appropriate level of post qualification experience.

We offer a competitive salary package including pension, car allowance (where appropriate), flexible working hours, private health care option and a modern, open plan working environment.

Masterplanner/Urban Designer

Location           Swindon
Type                   Permanent Career
Salary                Negotiable according to experience and qualifications

DPDS Architecture, part of DPDS Consulting Group, is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified masterplanning/housing layout architect to join its design team based in Swindon and to work on projects across the UK.

We are looking for an enthusiastic masterplanner/urban designer with a good feel and flair for landscape as well as architectural design and masterplanning skills as you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects, including small scale sites to large scale urban extensions, within multiple sectors and with a broad spectrum of clients across the UK.

Projects will be diverse and we’re looking for a thoughtful and talented designer who wants to work in a strong and supportive team.

This is an exciting opportunity and a key role within the team.  The role will be suitable for enthusiastic candidates with a good level of design and written ability and appropriate software capability who are looking for an opportunity to develop their career technically, professionally and commercially.

Given the range of work that we undertake, we will consider applicants at a variety of levels, including graduate and part-qualified grades.

We offer a competitive salary package including pension, flexible working hours, private health care option and a modern, open plan working environment.

DPDS Consulting is a multidisciplinary practice offering the full range of professional services and you will be working with other chartered professional including surveyors, architects, landscape architects, urban designers and environmental specialists.

DPDS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

DPDS has achieved Quality Assurance accreditation under the provisions of ISO 9001.

To apply for a vacancy, please send a full CV and covering letter to Lyndsay Kane, PA to the Group Managing Director, at lkane@dpds.co.uk. If you would like to discuss any aspect of the post please contact Lyndsay on 01793 610222.

Please note, it is important that candidates apply for these positions in person.

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