Environmental Health Officer – Private Sector Housing

Location
London
Salary
£33,444 to £38,229
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Sector
Housing
Function
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer – Private Sector Housing

Grade 10 to 11; £33,444 to £38,229 (note – Market Supplement of £5,000 payment to be added, annually reviewed and paid monthly)  

Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Selective Licensing and Private Housing Standards team for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Environmental Health Officer to be involved in a wide range of licensing, housing standards, public health and enforcement functions.

The Council is determined to improve standards in the private rented sector and has designated the full Borough a Selective Licensing area, has adopted the financial penalties and has an active Landlord Forum.  The successful candidate will be required to carry out many duties that look to secure property improvement; including licensing inspections and enforcement, housing standards, complaint work, area based property inspections, non-compliance enforcement (prosecution and financial penalty).  The team works closely with the wider Council to a positive effect.

You must be a fully qualified Environmental Health Officer with EHRB registration. You should be able to manage a diverse case load and have good time management and organisational skills, you must be able to work as part of a team and possess excellent communication skills.

You will hold a full driving licence and be able to provide you own car. You will be required to work some evenings, weekends and on a flexible basis.

For more information and to apply online please visit www.croydon.gov.uk/jobsatcroydon/search-jobs/  or for an informal discussion please call Nick Gracie-Langrick on 0208 726 6000, extension 50190
 

Closing Date: Monday 18th September 2017

Interview Date: Monday 2nd October 2017 (interview and assessment)