Environmental Health Officer / Senior Environmental Health Officer

Location
Merseyside
Salary
£33,437 – £36,379
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Ref
CVP 425
Sector
Food Safety
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer / Senior Environmental Health Officer

Pay Band L / SCP 38 – 39 / £33,437 – £34,538 per annum

Pay Band M / SCP 40 – 41 / £35,444 - £36,379 per annum

(Career Progression Bar at SCP 39)

Job reference: CVP 425

You will be a member of the Environmental Health and Consumer Protection service which is responsible for the delivery of a wide range of the Council’s regulatory functions in relation to Environmental Health, Trading Standards and Licensing.

As a member of a small but busy Environmental Health team, you will be required to take a lead role in dealing with food safety & standards inspections including approved premises, food sampling, accident investigations and Infectious disease control. You will also be required to provide a support in relation to other environmental health work including environmental protection, responding to planning and licensing consultations, nuisance, environmental crime, emergency planning and primary authority.

You must hold a degree or diploma in Environmental Health and EHRB registration or equivalent, with at least three years experience and be able to show continuing professional development (CPD) in line with Food Law Code of Practice (FLCoP). In addition you must be able to demonstrate experience in the wider environmental health disciplines. You must have a full Driving licence and car available for work.

We operate a Flexible working scheme

For an informal discussion please contact:

Sharon Woods, Environmental Health Team Leader (Commercial) Tel: 0151 443 2860

Closing Date: Friday, 3 November 2017

For further details and an application pack, please visit our website at: http://www.knowsley.gov.uk/jobs/knowsley-council-vacancies.aspx