Environmental Health Officer/ Senior Technical Officer 

East Sussex
£30,785 - £ 33,437 
26 Sep 2017
22 Oct 2017
Food Safety
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer/ Senior Technical Officer 

£30,785 - £ 33,437 


Full Time 

Job Number: B&H03084 

We are looking for a new member of our busy Food Safety Team. With around 3000 food businesses in the city the team plays a key part in supporting the local economy in one of the premier south coast tourist resorts. Food safety inspections and compliant investigations are carried out on a ‘patch basis’. You should have a relevant qualification and technical experience to undertake food enforcement work in a variety of businesses. Applications are welcome from those holding Higher Certificate in Food Control, Higher Certificate in Food Premises Inspections or registered Environmental Health Practitioners. 

The successful candidate will have:

•Up to date technical knowledge of food safety.

• Hold relevant registration with Environmental Health Registration Board (EHRB) or equivalent. 

•Appropriate qualification and competencies to undertake food safety enforcement duties.

• Evidence of commitment to relevant updating/further development (CPD)

• Recent experience of carrying out a relevant caseload of investigations and inspections.

• Experience of projects and investigations

• An ability to develop and deliver services to meet the needs and aspirations of the customers and service users.

• Ability to manage workload in an efficient and effective manner.

• Ability to work effectively under pressure during continuous change and within time limits.

• Ability to contribute positively as a team member of a variety of project teams. 

Closing date: 22 October 2017. 

Interview date: Friday 27 October 2017. 

We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage BAME, disabled, LGB, male and trans applicants as these groups are currently under-represented in our directorate workforce. 

For further information please contact Nick Wilmot, Environmental Health Manager, by telephone 01273 292157, or alternatively you can email nick.wilmot@brighton-hove.gcsx.gov.uk 

Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resume.

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