Area Environmental Health Officer (PSR)
COMMUNITY HOUSING & PROPERTY
Area Environmental Health Officer
Post Number: HP33
Salary: GBP 26,470- GBP 34,106 per annum
Hours: 37 per week
We are looking to recruit a highly motivated individual to join our busy Private Sector Housing Team.
A strong team player, with a keen interest in housing conditions you will contribute to the efficient and effective performance of the Team. You will deal with the full range of housing matters including responding to enquiries and complaints, carrying out investigations and inspections of Private Sector housing, including Houses in Multiple Occupation and HMO Licensing, serve notices and take other enforcement action where necessary. You will also deal with complaints of harassment and illegal eviction under the provisions the Protection from Eviction Act 1977, F&Vs and Empty Properties.
Applicants will have a degree in Environmental Health and ideally be EHRB registered or equivalent. For qualified experienced officers there may be the opportunity to train for additional qualifications. Also consideration will be given to those who will complete the process of registering, within the next 6 months following qualification. Until registration is obtained applicants will be employed as a Technical Officer.
As well as the opportunity to join our friendly and dedicated team there are other benefits of working here including flexible and agile working, the use of pool cars, leisure facility discounts and the option to join the Local Government Pension Scheme. You can find out more here.
For more information please contact Angela Darlington, on 01423 500600 Ext. 56893. Please note that Harrogate Borough Council do require all applicants to complete the Council's application form and will not accept CVs.
Closing date for Applications: 2 May 2018
Interviews to be held on: 11 and 14 May 2018
To apply, please visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs. Please call 01423 500600 and ask for the HR Support Team if you need further assistance.