Technical Practitioner 

26 Apr 2017
26 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Practitioner 

Shield Safety Group is looking for an innovative and motivated Environmental Health professional to join the largest team of EHPs in the country at their Manchester HQ. Shield Safety is a rapidly expanding business, paving the way in the private sector, delivering Food, Fire and Health & Safety software and services for small to large businesses.  

The role of Technical Practitioner involves the daily support of the wide client base, which includes some of the biggest brands in the UK. Technical support is delivered via email, telephone and through award-winning software, Compliance Centre with excellent response times. A typical day might involve liaising with stakeholders and supporting clients through investigations into cases including food poisoning allegations, foreign body, allergens and accidents, incidents or near misses. You might also carry out reviews of key documentation including risk assessments and due diligence documentation, provide legislative updates and help determine best practice for both external clients and internal colleagues.  

This role at Shield Safety offers a varied and fulfilling working day, working with a great team, with fantastic prospects. The relaxed office has gym facilities, music and a dress code which allows you to dress in the way that will enable your best performance. This is complemented by free breakfast and fruit bowl, childcare vouchers, cycle-to-work scheme, support with CIEH CPD and subscription plus an array of other benefits.  

The ideal candidate for this role will have a degree in Environmental Health or equivalent experience as Technical Officer in Local Authorities, EHRB or REHIS registered with 2 or more years post registration experience. Experience with providing practical solutions for compliance issues, excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and IT literacy would also be desirable.  


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