District Environmental Health Officer

£17,090 - £18,960 per annum
28 Nov 2017
18 Dec 2017
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Part Time

District Environmental Health Officer

21.75 hours, Band F, salary £17,090 - £18,960 per annum

The successful candidate will have responsibility for delivering a range of interventions relating to food safety, workplace health and safety, infectious disease control and imported food within North West Leicestershire.

North West Leicestershire is arguably one of the best strategically placed districts in the country – often referred to as being in the ‘Golden Triangle’. It sits between Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire with easy access to Leicester, Nottingham and Derby, the M42, the M1 and East Midlands Airport. In addition, half the district is covered by The National Forest making it a desirable and convenient location to live and work. The council has good relationships with partners and stakeholders across all sectors and benefi ts from being well managed financially and from having a coaching culture; underlining the people focus and a forward-thinking approach.

Applications are welcomed from experienced Environmental Health Officers who are seeking to further their career. You must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to build and maintain rapport with customers. Previous experience of food safety and health and safety enforcement is essential. In return we offer a friendly, supportive work environment with opportunities for further training and development.

For an informal chat please call Lee Mansfield (Team Manager) on 01530 454610 or e-mail him at lee.mansfield@nwleicestershire.gov.uk

You can apply for any of our posts online at www.nwleics.gov.uk

Applications must be made on the standard application form. CVs and other information will not be accepted. Disabled applications who meet the essential criteria for the job will be guaranteed an interview.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Closing date: 18th December 2017.

Interview date: Early January 2018, date to be confirmed.

Disability Confident (sensible size)