Environmental Health Officer / Higher Certificate Technical Officer

North West England
04 Sep 2018
04 Oct 2018
Food Safety
Contract Type
Full Time

Buckingham Futures have an exciting opportunity in the North West of England for Environmental Health Officer / Higher Certificate Technical Officer to undertake 700 Category C & D Food inspections by end of March 2019.


Job Purpose:


To audit, instigate and enforce where necessary, according to Codes of Practice and Enforcement Policies, including preparing, serving, and enforcing legal notices, cautions and prosecutions relating to Food and Health & Safety.


Role Specific Accountabilities


To hold specialist knowledge of all relevant legislation including Food Safety, Occupational Health and Safety, Infectious Disease Control any other Environmental Health legislation and apply the principles of the enforcement concordat, Codes of Practice and enforcement policies to all relevant duties.


Required Skills and Qualifications


  • Minimum BSc or MSc Degree EHORB registration Thorough knowledge of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act, Key Environmental Enforcement legislation, the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 and Criminal investigation and court procedures. Thorough knowledge of Infectious Disease Previous experience of working within an enforcement role or similar environment dealing with confrontational and sensitive situations. Ability to communicate with a range of partners objectively and persuasively where necessary. Ability to write clear and concise letters, statements and reports, the content of which may be complex and very often of a sensitive nature. Ability to prioritise a busy caseload. Ability to interpret and communicate effectively legal requirements.

NB – our client happy to split the workload if you only have limited availability.


If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact us on 020 8732 5450 or email info@buckinghamfutures.com