Principal Environmental Health Officer (Community)

Location
London
Salary
£39,243 - £45,520
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Ref
1700002S
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Principal Environmental Health Officer (Community)

London

Directorate: Supporting Communities

Location: 5 Pancras Square

Job Level 4 Zone 2

Salary: £39,243 - £45,520

Contract Type: 1 Year fixed-term, full-time, 36 hours per week

25 days holiday (27 days after 5 years' service)

 Reference: 1700002S

The role

This is a new and exciting opportunity within our Supporting Communities Directorate.  The role will involve investigating and resolving complex Environmental Health related issues for people affected by the impact of the authorised HS2 works.  You will have the responsibility for investigation and management of a diverse and complex casework relating to residents effected by the environmental Health aspects of the HS2 scheme and will be expected to lead on performance measurement and prepare performance reports.  You will assist in resolving complaints from the community and provide assistance in mitigation and advice and support on how to engage with HS2 Ltd or their contractors.

About you

To succeed in this role you will need to have excellent knowledge and understanding of the impacts of the HS2 scheme and have experience and a sensitive approach in providing advice and support to the community.  You will have knowledge and understanding of Environmental Health Legislation and its application in relation to the HS2 scheme. You will hold a BSC/MSc or Diploma in Environmental Health and also hold a qualification in Acoustics.

About Camden

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

Make it work for you. Make it your Camden.

 

How to apply

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

 

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk  or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Job Profile: Click here to view

 Closing date: 23:59pm, Sunday 15th October 2017.

Interview date: to be confirmed

Please quote reference: 1700002S