Enforcement Officer - Contaminated Land

£25,694 - £29,854
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
RC 00005U
Contract Type
Part Time

Enforcement Officer - Contaminated Land

Temporary - 12 months




SALARY:  £25694 - £29854

DEPARTMENT:   Communities

SERVICE: Strategic Commissioning

UNIT: Regulatory Services and Health

Cheshire East is an amazing place to live, work, visit and invest. We are proud to be one of the biggest employers in the area, employing around 4000 staff based in offices and other workplaces across the Borough. As a unitary council, we provide many different services and we offer a wide range of opportunities to job applicants from all backgrounds, ages, skills and interests. Our aim is to have a diverse workforce that understands and represents the communities they serve.

We work hard to deliver on our promise to Put Residents First by asking our staff to live our values which we believe underpin our success. To us ‘Putting Residents First’ is about really listening and understanding what residents and businesses need and responding appropriately to provide the best possible Service.

If you would like to be part of our team and want to contribute to our ongoing success, have the flexibility and drive to enable us to innovate and are willing to work as part of a team we would like to hear from you for our current vacancy.

This position requires you to declare any unspent convictions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemptions Order 1975), where prompted to do so within in the application process. You are not required to disclose any spent convictions.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post.

This is a temporary post for an Enforcement Officer specialising in contaminated land and will be for up to 3 days per week for 12 months.  You should have relevant qualifications and experience relating to this area of work and be qualified to degree level in a relevant scientific discipline or relevant environmental qualifications incorporating contaminated land. 

You must be able to interpret and implement key legislation and guidance, interpret detailed contaminated land reports, have experience of working with GIS, work with partner agencies and specialist groups. 

Applicants must be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and have excellent communication skills, able to prioritise a full workload and be adaptable to change.

For an informal discussion, please call Nick Kelly on 01270 686720.

For any enquiries please email jobenquiries@cheshireeast.gov.uk or call 0300 123 5500. Alternatively please see our FAQs for candidates

Please quote job reference RC 00005U in all correspondence

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