Environmental Protection Officer

£31,401 - £34,106
12 Oct 2018
28 Oct 2018
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Protection Officer

Post ref: PPEPOS

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours

Grade: 7

Salary: £31,401 to £34,106 dependant on experience

Closing date: Sunday 28 October 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 14 November and Thursday 15 November 2018

We are looking for an Environmental Protection Officer to work in a challenging city environment.

Environmental protection covers the disciplines of PPC, contaminated land, air quality, planning consultation and enforcement, nuisance control, licensing enforcement and enviro-crimes.

The successful applicant will be expected to work across a wide range of these disciplines.

You will have a good working knowledge of the legislation, professional best practice and a minimum of 2 years operational experience of investigation and enforcement action in the relevant topic areas.

The successful candidate will ideally possess a relevant qualification in one of the following:-

•           Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control or;

•           Diploma in Air Pollution Control or;

•           Degree or Diploma in Environmental Health;or

•           Degree or post graduate qualification in Planning;or

•           Member of the RTPI:or Qualification at degree level in relation to:

•           Air Quality Management or Air Quality Monitoring

•           Inspection and remediation of Contaminated Land

•           Licensing.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills including negotiation and presentation are essential.

Norwich City Council is committed to customer care and as part of the team you will be expected to promote this high level of service.

For further information or an informal discussion about this vacancy, please contact Tony Shearman on 01603 212278 or anthonyshearman@norwich.gov.uk.

For more information and to apply please visit the jobs page of Norwich City Council’s website. Please note that we are unable to accept CVs and will require an application form to be completed to apply for this post.

Closing date: Sunday 28 October 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 14 November and Thursday 15 November 2018

Disability Confident (sensible size)