Environmental Health Officer / Higher Certificate Technical Officer
Our client based in the Berkshire / Oxfordshire border is recruiting for a Higher Certificate Technical Officer / Environmental Health Officer to start asap initially for 6 months.
Job Description: Qualifications
1. Higher Certificate in Food Control (EHRB or SFSORB), or Certificate of Registration from EHRB, Diploma in Environmental Health or Scottish Equivalents.
2. 20 hours CPD, 10 hours of which are core in food matters directly related to delivery of official controls.
3. Competence assessment for authorised officers detailing evidence and compliance with 4.8.1, 4.8.2, 4.8.3, 4.8.4 and 4.8.5 on pages 63 and 64 of the food law code of practice (England) April 2015.
4. A current full driving licence.
Main duties of post
Carry out food hygiene official control interventions in all premises categories of the intervention rating scheme. Undertake visits, sampling, investigations and other functions to enforce food law, health and safety at work law if required.
Carry out Food Standards official controls in premises category A,B,C of the intervention rating scheme. Undertake visits, sampling, investigations and other functions to enforce food law, health and safety at work law if required.
Other duties that our client may ask you to undertake
Investigate and take appropriate action on food complaints, accidents and general complaints about commercial premises, both informally and formally, and give professional advice to complainants, commerce and industry.
Give evidence at legal proceedings, quasi-judicial meetings and other hearings.
Be responsible for the use of computers and the maintenance of all necessary records and administration in connection with the duties.
Be responsible for equipment and protective clothing available to assist in the duties.
Rate £24.00 - £28.00 per hour.
To register your interest please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 020 8732 5450.