Environmental Protection Officer

West Midlands
£33,437 - £41,025
09 May 2017
22 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Protection Officer

£33,437 - £41,025

Manor House, 40 Moat Lane, Digbeth, B5 5BD

Working 36.5 hours per week

We are seeking skilled and dedicated Environmental Protection Officers to join our Environmental Health team.  Successful candidates will be responsible for enforcing a wide range of legislation and providing advice in line with Council policy and government requirements.

Duties will cover a full range of environmental protection subject areas but primarily environmental permitting, assessing the environmental merits of planning applications, responding to applications under the Licensing Act 2003 and nuisance investigations.

As one of the largest local authorities in the UK, Birmingham is a diverse and exciting place to work with excellent opportunities created by a challenging and varied workload. You will be joining a busy, friendly, and professional team with prospects to gain experience in a wide range of subject areas as well as operate in a variety of commercial and domestic settings.

Applicants will have a degree / diploma in a relevant science subject. Additional, technical qualifications are an advantage.

For more information on what the position entail and for details of what we are looking for in candidates please see the Job Description and Person Specification.

For informal enquiries please contact Mark Wolstencroft on 0121 303 9950

Email: mark.wolstencroft@birmingham.gov.uk

Ref: PL1242017

Closing date: 22 May 2017

For further details and an application form please visit www.birmingham.gov.uk/jobs

“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants.  All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.”