Environmental Health Officer  (Commercial Food and Health and Safety)

£31,422 to £32,705
08 Jan 2018
23 Jan 2018
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer  (Commercial Food and Health and Safety) – Ref: EHO

 Salary £31,422 to £32,705

- 37 hours per week

Broxbourne Borough Council is looking for an Environmental Health Officer to deliver food   safety and health and safety enforcement within the Environmental Health Service.  The successful candidate will be suitably qualified, committed to providing high quality services and playing an important role within the Environmental Health Team.

We need an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team player who is committed to delivering a key service. You will enforce food safety, investigate outbreaks of infectious disease, complaints about food businesses, accident investigations, health and safety complaints, special treatment license applications, and provide advice to businesses and consumers.

  To apply for the role you will be an Environmental Health Officer and hold a Certificate of Registration with the Environmental Health Registration Board or equivalent. You must also hold a full driving license. You must be able to demonstrate that you meet the relevant competencies detailed in the Food Law Code of Practice in respect of inspection of food establishments, use of enforcement sanctions, sampling, import and export controls, reactive investigations and up to date Continual Professional Development (CPD). The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in fluent English is essential in this post.

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, informally, please contact the Environmental Health section by telephone 01992 785555 (extension 5963), or by email claire.russell@broxbourne.gov.uk

We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children        and young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The benefits package includes generous leave entitlement, a full training and development programme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free membership to the Council’s local leisure centres, which includes free access to gyms, swimming pools, fitness classes, racket sport sessions, a health suite and a range of generous discounts across other leisure and culture services.

Broxbourne Council is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Details and application forms for all job vacancies are listed on the Council’s website.

Application forms must be submitted online by Friday 23 January 2018 quoting the above reference.

Borough Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9XQ.

Telephone: 01992 785509, Email: personnel@broxbourne.gov.uk

Website: www.broxbourne.gov.uk

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