Environmental Health Technical Officer

Location
Essex
Salary
£18,070 to £24,174 per annum
Posted
12 May 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health Technical Officer

Benfleet, Essex

£18,070 to £24,174 per annum (local scale points 18 to 27)

37 hours per week, full time permanent role

Environmental Health Services are seeking a Technical Officer to assist in the protection of public health and the local environment through a combination of advice, education and enforcement of relevant legislation. The successful applicant will provide support to Environmental Health Officers and maintain their own caseload across a diverse range of work areas including environmental protection, public health and nuisance control, private sector housing regulation, animal welfare, food safety, occupational health & safety and the provision of disabled facilities grants.

This challenging role will offer many opportunities to enhance your existing capabilities, learn new skills and start or continue a rewarding career, contributing towards the health and wellbeing of local residents & visitors to the Borough and helping to protect the wider environment.

A minimum of 5 GCSEs grade A-C (or equivalent) including English and Maths and experience of dealing with the general public is essential for this role. Full training will be offered to the successful candidate.

We are seeking individuals who are committed to providing excellent customer care and to improving people’s lives and the local environment. By necessity you will need to be adaptable and capable of embracing change so that the Environmental Health Service can respond positively to the many challenges facing local authorities at this time.

For further details and to apply online, please visit the Council’s website at https://apps.castlepoint.gov.uk/cpapps/index.cfm?fa=jobs.viewFormStartPage&uidForm=20170511094739_98872 or email humanresources@castlepoint.gov.uk to request an application pack. CVs alone will not be accepted.

 

Closing date for applications: 5.00pm Friday 2nd June 2017.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this vacancy or to find out more details please contact Scott Grant, Environmental Health Team Leader on 01268 882379 / sgrant@castlepoint.gov.uk or Simon Llewellyn, Environmental Health Operational Manager on 01268 882303 / sllewellyn@castlepoint.gov.uk

This Council is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees to share this commitment.

 

 

Castle Point Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities EmployerCP BOTTOM