Environmental Health Officer

3 days left

Location
Essex
Salary
Starting at £31,884 and rising to £35,139
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
24 Sep 2017
Function
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer

Job reference: REQ00000870

Starting at £31,884 and rising to £35,139

37 hours per week

Chelmsford looking to appoint an Environmental Health Officer to our Housing Standards team within Public Health and Protection Services. At a time when the need for housing services has never been higher this is a fantastic opportunity to work in this expanding and demanding field in an organisation that is proud of its City Status and values its workforce.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, suitably qualified and skilled Environmental Health Officer to help us to improve housing standards and health, increase our positive influence on the private rented sector and promote and deliver energy efficiency improvements and disabled adaptations across all tenures and property types.

The Environmental Health Officer role demands a sound knowledge of Housing legislation and guidance, HHSRS, housing grants and loans together with the skills to successfully communicate requirements and influence standards and behaviour. 

A commitment to providing high standards of customer service and the skill and discipline to deliver this across a large and varied workload are also essential. Training and support will be provided.

A full driving licence is required for this post.

Closing date: 24 September 2017.

Chelmsford City Council is committed to safeguarding vulnerable groups and expects all employees to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensuring compliance with the Disclosure and Barring Service process.