Regulatory Officers/Environmental Health Practitioners

Isle of Wight
£20,185 to £30,986 per annum
01 Feb 2018
23 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

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ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, Newport, Isle of Wight

Salary: £20,185 to £30,986 per annum. Hours: 37 per week, Permanent contract

There are opportunities for enthusiastic Environmental Health professionals to join our busy Regulatory Service teams:

Business Regulation - You will have the ability to deliver elements of the food safety/standards and health and safety team plan.  This will include inspections, and investigations (communicable disease, complaints, and accident notifications) undertaking enforcement activities when necessary.

Environmental Regulation - You will have the ability to deliver the elements of the environmental protection team plan.  This will include investigations into nuisance, fly tipping and pest complaints, administering public health funerals, providing responses to planning and licencing consultations and assisting in the IPPC inspection programme.

You must have good oral and written communication skills, be confident working with IT applications.  In addition it is essential to possess an investigative, assertive approach to problem solving.

It is important that you are able to work as part of a team in supporting other colleagues to provide an effective and efficient Environmental Health Service.  You will be expected to work out of hours on a rota basis and depending on fluctuating demands work in other aspects of Environmental Health may be necessary, enabling you to broaden your experience and maintain core skills.

Applications are invited from candidates possessing a degree in Environmental Health who are also registered with the Environmental Health Registration Board or working towards gaining their portfolio of professional practice. Starting salary point will be dependent on experience/qualifications.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Rachel Briscoe or Duncan Macdonald, on 01983 821000.

Please view information pack and complete your job application online at Telephone 01983 823134 or email if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.

Closing date 23 February 2018