Environmental Health Officer

Location
Kent
Salary
up to £37,614 pa
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
29 May 2017
Function
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer

Salary up to £37,614 pa plus lease car or cash alternative of £3,050 pa

Ashford Borough Council is looking for an Environmental Health Officer to work in the Environmental Protection team. You will undertake and lead on a number of areas across Environmental Protection including; PPC inspections, contaminated land, air quality, nuisance investigations, planning consultations, drainage, and other general areas of environmental protection work..   You will also work closely with other Specialists working across the Health, Parking & Community Safety Service.  

We are looking for an officer who is flexible over the duties they are assigned, who is keen to develop and enjoys working and being part of a team. 

You will be working in a highly respected Environmental Health Team and will have a great opportunity to develop your career.  Self motivation, professionalism, commitment and enthusiasm are essential.  An ability to remain calm under pressure is important as is a good sense of humour.

You will have a degree or diploma in Environmental Health and hold an EHRB certificate of registration. 

For an informal discussion please contact Trevor Ford – Team Leader for Environmental Protection and Licensing (01233-330397)

To apply please go to the jobs page of our website www.ashford.gov.uk/jobs and complete an online application

Closing date: 29.05.2017

Interviews will be held on 15.06.2017