Unit manager permit processing for building permits
Umeå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Head of unit, public administration
Work model On location
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The urban planning administration within Umeå Municipality consists of Building Permits, Detailed Planning, Land Surveying, Environmental and Health Protection and a staff with support functions. The administration has approximately 200 employees. The building permit department is divided into four units (Permit Processing, Inspection, Administration and Home Adaptation) with a total of approx. 45 knowledgeable employees who mainly handle building permits with associated workplace visits and technical consultations, as well as carry out supervision and provide advice and information to the public. Your work assignments As unit manager, you are responsible for management, planning, coordination and development of the unit's operations. You are part of the Building Permit Department's management team and you have personnel responsibility for the unit's approximately 14 employees, whom you lead to good results in the daily work. You also actively contribute to the development of the entire Building Permit Department and to our jointly developed goals. Part of the service also consists of operational work within the matters and tasks that are included in the unit's area of ​​responsibility, for example handling received applications and advising the public. The role also includes ensuring the staffing and competence of license officers for the functions of supervision and advice. About you We are looking for you with a relevant university education in civil engineering or equivalent or other relevant education combined with leadership experience. You have experience of working with authority enforcement in building permit matters. Furthermore, you have documented good and up-to-date knowledge within the Planning and Building Act (PBL). We also believe that you have previous management experience, especially meritorious if you worked as a manager with personnel and operational responsibilities. As unit manager with us on building permission, you see the whole and lead your business towards our common goals. You act as a role model and challenge, encourage and make your employees visible. You represent the municipality in a trust-inspiring and positive way. You focus on citizen benefit and engage in dialogue with your employees where you, as a manager, are available, clear and listen with consideration. We also believe that you base your leadership on trust in the employees and their ability to achieve good results. The tasks require that you are accurate and structured and have a solution-focused way of working in your daily work. We offer you varied and stimulating work with many contacts within and outside our organization. We strive for an organization that is characterized by equality and diversity in all respects. We know that differences enrich and welcome you to apply for a job with us. We put great emphasis on your personal characteristics. Welcome with your application! You can either attach your CV and cover letter or fill in your details in the application form. Follow Umeå Municipality on LinkedIn! About Umeå municipality Umeå municipality is the region's largest employer with over 13,000 employees. The municipality has approximately 440 managers and the operation is divided into eight administrations. Our jobs and our core values ​​are based on citizen focus, openness, trust and continuous improvement. Umeå is a cultural city in constant development. In order to meet the goal of 200,000 inhabitants in 2050, we need more people working for growth and welfare. We know that differences enrich and welcome everyone to apply for a job with us. In the next ten years, we will hire around a thousand employees every year. Do you want to become one of us? Here you can find out what it's like to live and live in Umeå: https://www.gatewayumea.se/sv/move-to-umea Umeå municipality is part of three administrative areas for Finnish, Meänkieli and Sami www.umea.se/minoriteter. As an employee with us in Umeå municipality, you can take advantage of a number of benefits. Take advantage of our benefits https://umea.se/jobbochforetagande/jobbochpraktik/kommunensomarbetsgivare/varaformaner.4.1b4d24fb1752122eb843bf.html Do you sell ads or offer recruitment support? Please do not contact the municipality about it! We select and contact the companies we collaborate with ourselves.
Why you should work with us!

Umeå is a place where the creativity of a vibrant city is surrounded by unspoiled nature in all directions. Our city offers incredible gastronomic experiences and world-renowned cultural institutions and festivals. Abounding in creativity, culture, and state-of-the-art research and academic institutions, Umeå welcomes the curious and creative. We offer a work-life-balance and an unmatched interplay between a dynamic urban environment and boundless nature.

Application due date 2024-06-05
About the employer
Umeå is a place where the creativity of a vibrant city is surrounded by unspoiled nature in all directions. Our city offers incredible gastronomic experiences and world-renowned cultural institutions and festivals. Abounding in creativity, culture, and state-of-the-art research and academic institutions, Umeå welcomes the curious and creative. We offer a work-life-balance and an unmatched interplay between a dynamic urban environment and boundless nature.
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