Environmental Health Officer (Environmental Protection)

Location
Dorset
Salary
£27,358 - £30,756
Posted
14 May 2018
Closes
08 Jun 2018
Ref
ES009
Function
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PUBLIC HEALTH & HOUSING SERVICES SECTION

Environmental Health Officer (Environmental Protection) - Post ES009

Scale 7 - Salary: £27,358.00 - £30,756.00 per annum

Purbeck District Council has an opportunity for an Environmental Health Officer with experience of dealing with Environmental Protection regulation to join our multi-disciplined team. The role covers the investigation of nuisance complaints and application of the IPPC regime. You will also to provide technical advice to the planning department as required taking account of relevant guidance and represent at committees if required. You will work closely with the licensing officer managing the noise impact of a number of large music events which take place each year, including attending Safety Advisory Group meetings and carrying out proactive and reactive event monitoring.

Suitable candidates will have a degree or diploma in Environmental Health and either have or be working towards their EHORB registration. You will have the ability to manage a diverse workload and be able to prioritise work. You will be confident in dealing with the public whilst carrying out a regulatory role and make enforcement decisions in line with the council’s enforcement policy and undertake PACE interviews and put together prosecution case reports as required.

In return for this you will be working in a beautiful part of Dorset, with a number of areas of outstanding natural beauty including extensive coastline and heathland.

For further information and an informal discussion please telephone Laura Brewer, Public Health Manager on: (01929) 557275.

Closing date for applications: 8th June 2018

Interviews will be held on: 19th June 2018                              

Application forms and further details are available by telephoning 01929 557202 or apply online at  www.dorsetforyou.com/jobs

  We welcome applications from all sections of the community