Environmental Protection Officer

Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
£28,875.51 – £33,349.58
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
01 Dec 2017
Ref
PPS020
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Public Protection

Environmental Protection Officer

Ref PPS020

£28,875.51 – £33,349.58 per annum

Plus benefits

 

The Job:

We are looking for a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and committed officer to join our Environmental Protection team. Duties will cover a full range of environmental protection services including; PPC inspections, contaminated land, air quality, nuisance investigations, planning consultations, drainage, and other general areas of environmental protection work.

The Person:

Ideally we are looking for someone with experience of working within Environmental Protection but if you have worked in other areas and have qualifications and experience which demonstrate enhancement and development of some of the specialist work areas this could also be an opportunity. A flexible approach is essential. You will be committed to teamwork and working with external organisations with a positive ‘can do’ approach to resolving problems and issues. The successful applicants must be self-motivated, self-disciplined and committed to delivering a customer orientated service.

The post holder will mostly be based at our offices in Banbury.

The Benefits:

  • A generous annual leave entitlement
  • Opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Discounted childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme (after one years’ service)
  • Incremental pay award (after one years’ service and successful performance appraisal)

Closing date:           Wednesday 01 December 2017

Interview date:       Friday 08 December 2017

For more information please contact Trevor Dixon, Environmental Protection Officer on 01327 322279.

To download a recruitment pack and apply for the post, please visit the council’s internet or contact the Human Resources Department on 01295 221767.

Internal candidates appointed will remain with their home authority if recruited to a shared post.

“Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire are committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults”.