Redefining Your Career

Lancashire is a brilliant collective of brands, brains, products, people, places, services, heritage, land and opportunity.

Pre-Covid, we were already developing ambitious plans for growth, bringing the county together behind a new vision set to transform our economy and fully realise our potential for the benefit of all our residents.

Strong place leadership is ready to tackle the challenges and deliver against our objectives, utilising all the inherent qualities that make Lancashire the place it is. Our innovation, our industrial excellence, our connectivity, hard work and tenacity. We are ready to create, build and regenerate. We are ready to redefine Lancashire for a post-Covid world. Engaging with businesses and residents from across the entire county to celebrate every inch of our towns, cities, villages, coast and countryside.

Lancashire County Council are working with their partners to redefine Lancashire through a safe and sustainable approach to the Covid recovery.

Delivering a range of large-scale programmes which will form key components of Lancashire’s economic recovery from the Covid pandemic and future growth plans.

These programmes and projects will shape and transform the county’s identity for many years to come, essentially ‘redefining Lancashire’, bringing thousands of new jobs and increasing investment and skills.

Careers in Major Developments

Lancashire County Council are investing in additional resources and creating a dedicated multi-disciplinary Major Project and Strategic Development Team to strengthen capacity and deliver an extensive programme of development projects, major transport and highway interventions to an accelerated programme.

They are currently in the process of developing and delivering a truly ambitious plan for growth which is vitally important to drive economic recovery and fully realise our potential for the benefit of all residents, businesses and communities.

Current portfolio includes:

  • The delivery of the £160m Samlesbury Enterprise Zone
  • The £125m Eden Project North
  • Lancashire Central at Cuerden, Lancashire’s prime mixed-use strategic employment site
  • Plans for Preston City Centre to maximise the opportunities of HS2
  • £140m South Lancaster Growth Catalyst
  • Lancashire-wide Infrastructure Plan
  • Lancashire Economic Recovery Grant Programme

To build their ambitious team they will be recruiting for a wide range of professional roles. These new positions will complement the existing Strategic Development Team, within the Growth Environment and Planning directorate, and assist in the delivery of our challenging and exciting vision.

Find out about the county council’s new job opportunities to deliver these major schemes here