Environmental Health/Enforcement Officer

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£34,338 - £40,086
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
05 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health/Enforcement Officer

Salary range: £34,338 - £40,086 p.a. inc. + £4,800 shift allowance p.a.

Contract: Permanent

Hours of work: 36 hours per week

Location: Civic Centre and other locations from time to time

This is the exciting opportunity you have been searching for!

Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.

The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.

The Post

Brent Council’s is seeking to recruit a progressive environmental protection specialist to join our Nuisance Control Team and assist in the delivery of a high profile council service. You will be responsible for the investigation of a range of nuisance issues and act as a source of expertise on noise pollution matters in commercial and domestic settings. You will be able to demonstrate your technical expertise in nuisance control and have a proven track record of successful enforcement in a similar regulatory role. You will also be expected to act as a statutory consultee for licensing and planning applications so will need to have excellent communication skills and be able to write clear, concise reports for this purpose.

The Person

We are looking for a proactive and committed person with a strong customer focus, exceptional communication skills and a practical approach to enforcement. You must possess Environmental Health enforcement experience either as a qualified Environmental Health officer or educated to degree level in a relevant discipline. An acoustic diploma or post graduate qualification relevant to noise control would be a distinct advantage. You must also be willing to work nights and weekends as the team operates on a shift basis.

Closing Date: 5 May 2017 (23:59)

Assessment & Interview Date: Tbc

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