Environmental Health Officer

Shetland Islands
£34,753.38 - £36,220.68 per year
10 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer

Location: Charlotte House, Commercial Road, Lerwick

  • Salary: £34,753.38 - £36,220.68 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37.00 hours per week

The Environmental Health Officer is responsible, through the Service Manager -Environmental Health, for the delivery of an environmental health service to the Council and the people of Shetland.

 The post holder will be required to carry out the full range of day to day functions and duties of an Environmental Health Officer in accordance with legislative requirements and the Council’s policies and priorities as directed. They will be required to provide a high quality service to the public, the business community and external organisations and take every opportunity to enhance the image and reputation of both Environmental Health and the Council;


Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is K
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,048 per annum
  • A relocation package does apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within the UK
  • This post attracts Essential Car User Allowance.  For this, you must hold a valid driving licence and have a suitable vehicle for use during your employment.  If you do not hold a valid driving licence, you must have the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited
  • Not suitable for Job Share
  • Not suitable for Remote Working
  • During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Charlotte House, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Patti Hammond-Dinsdale Tel: 01595 744842 patti.disndale@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.