Senior Environmental Health Officer

Location
East Sussex
Salary
£34,538 - £37,306
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
B&H02141
Sector
Housing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Brighton & Hove City Council

Senior Environmental Health Officer

REF. B&H02141

Permanent, Full Time

£34,538 - £37,306

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a small team in the city of Brighton & Hove to help us deliver safe, well managed accommodation for our residents living in private sector housing. The post will be in the Private Sector Housing Team.

The team is responsible for delivering national mandatory HMO licensing city-wide plus two additional licensing schemes for smaller HMOs in 12 wards of the city and dealing with service requests from residents.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly-motivated individual who wishes to progress in the field of private sector housing. You will have a full understanding of and be experienced in assessing housing health and safety defects and other Environmental Health issues relating to private sector housing.

You will have excellent organisational, communication and IT skills and be flexible in response to varying workload demands.

You must be a fully-qualified Environmental Health Practitioner, registered as such with the Environmental Health Registration Board, have several years’ experience relevant to the post and be a full, voting member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.

If you need further information about this post please contact Mike Slagter, Private Sector Housing Manager on 01273 292423 or email: Mike.slagter@brighton-hove.gov.uk (Please note that applications should not be submitted to this email address and any that are will not be assessed).

As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.

Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resumes and any submitted will not be assessed.

To discover more and apply, please click on the ‘Apply’ button.

Closing date: Monday 14th August 2017