Environmental Health Practitioner - Private Sector Housing

Up to £31,341
05 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Full Time

Mendip DC

Environmental Health Practitioner - Private Sector Housing

Salary: Up to £31,341 (subject to grading review)

We have an opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our busy Private Sector Housing Team.  As an EHP you'll be carrying out housing inspections, and undertaking Housing Health and Safety Rating System assessments(HHSRS) dealing with empty homes and DFGs. The successful candidate will need to undertake enforcement by the service of Statutory Notices relating to housing standards for all private sector dwellings, Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO's) including licensing and in addition caravan/camping sites licensing. 

As an experienced EHP you must have the ability to support the delivery of the Housing Service and provide technical support, through knowledge and experience, to members of the public, businesses and to other colleagues within the Council.  The post holder will embrace a culture of excellent customer service and make sure a variety of services are delivered to the highest possible standard, whether statutory or as a matter of policy.

This post requires a BSc (Hons) Environmental Health or MSc Environmental Health (or equivalent) qualification which also includes (HHSRS) for assessing premises.

For further information about the post, please contact Frances Hale on (01749) 341455.

Further details about the post and an application pack can be obtained from our web site (www.mendip.gov.uk/vacancies) or by telephoning (0300) 303 8588.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 22 September 2017.