Temporary Environmental Health Officer (One year contract)
Temporary Environmental Health Officer
(One year contract)
Salary: £40,347 - £46,263 per annum
An Environmental Health Practitioner is required to join the Regulatory Services team for a one-year period.
The team has a strategic and operational role in protecting the environment and dealing with private sector housing issues.
The position will be challenging, varied and requires a good knowledge of environmental protection, related legislation and the ability to work effectively with partners.
You must be a qualified Environmental Health Practitioner with a sound understanding of environmental protection and or private sector housing. Candidates should highlight expertise within any specialism such as air quality, noise or housing with appropriate references or qualifications.
You will be responsible for the investigation of service requests and a specialist function. You need to be able to travel throughout the Borough to undertake visits and inspections and will be required to participate in an out-of-hours noise patrol service on a rota basis.
What’s in it for you?
This role attracts a salary of £40,347 - £46,263 per annum and an annual leave entitlement of 24 days plus bank holidays. We provide excellent training opportunities, flexible working, medical cover and essential car allowance.
Guildford is a regional centre for leisure, business, education, shopping and culture set in beautiful countryside which includes the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Guildford is a thriving market town and is a principal shopping destination with a vibrant night time economy. The town’s geographical location provides excellent transport links in all directions, London is just 30 minutes away on the train and the town is well served by frequent bus routes and subsidised Park and Ride facilities. All of this contributes to a quality of life that attracts many people to live, work in and visit Guildford.
A basic DBS check will be required for the successful candidate prior to appointment.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Gary Durrant, Team Leader Environmental Control on 01483 444373 or Ted Wainhouse, Private Sector Services Manager on 01483 444305.
Closing date: 26 October 2018
Interview date: 6 November 2018