Environmental Health Officer/Graduate - Environmental Protection

7 days left

Location
Nottinghamshire
Salary
£24,174 rising to £33,437
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
30 Nov 2017
Ref
CO0345
Function
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NOTTINGHAM CITY COUNCIL

Environmental Health Officer/Graduate Environmental Health Specialist

Environmental Protection

Salary: F-H (£24,174 - £33,437) depending on professional status and experience.

Full Time, 37 hours per week

Permanent

Location: Byron House, Maid Marian Way, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 6HS.

Reference: CO0345

Are you an Environmental Health Officer looking for a rewarding challenge, or have you recently graduated and looking to complete your professional training and start your career, in one of the UK’s award winning Core Cities?

We are looking for an enthusiastic team player dedicated to community protection, in its widest sense, to join us in putting Citizens at the heart of what we do.

Nottingham has a huge offer for Environmental Health Practitioners: this compact, vibrant, City gives a variety of challenges and places demands on all of our teams; finding and delivering both tried and tested and innovative solutions to these is part of Nottingham’s reward. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, flexibility and our ability to look forward to the future. Our newly refurbished partnership offices with the Police are in the City Centre and give opportunities for a range of working arrangements. Housing in and around the City is affordable and of good quality and links to the rest of the Country are excellent.

This post is in our Environmental Health and Safer Places team providing a range of environmental protection services, including PPC permitting, investigating and resolving statutory nuisances (including complex noise nuisance), and complaints about dangerous, derelict and empty structures and homes. The team also contributes significantly to the planning and licensing processes.

In Nottingham we put the Citizen at the Heart of what we do and our overall aim in Community Protection is to protect and improve our communities and the health and wellbeing of our Citizens

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

• Degree or Diploma in Environmental Health

• Registration as an Environmental Health Officer in England - candidates who can demonstrate that they are actively working on registration and will complete within a reasonable period will be considered but would be appointed as a Graduate Officer (see Job Description below) on a lower pay grade.

• The ability to pass and maintain Police vetting (non Police Personnel Vetting)

Starting salary is £31,601 rising to £33,437 (EHO) and £24,174 rising to £25,951 (Graduate).

Final salary is attained on first year anniversary, subject to satisfactory completion of a probation period. Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions Information which includes advice on pay, annual leave and hours of working.