Environmental Health Practitioner
Job title: Environmental Health Practitioner
Job reference: RQ000339
Salary: LBR 11 £36,711 to £39,774 per annum
Environmental Health Practitioner (Food Safety)
Appointment: Permanent, 36 hours per week
We are looking for keen, enthusiastic, and suitably qualified and experienced Environmental Health Practitioner, who will complement and add value to our existing skilled workforce.
You will be required to undertake food hygiene and food standard inspections and investigate complaints about food and food outlets. You will also investigate cases relating to food borne illness and infectious disease as well as health and safety issues across the borough. The successful candidate will also be involved in food related project work.
A comprehensive knowledge of food safety and food standards is essential. You will be required to comply with FSA Food Law Code of Practice for an Authorised Officer and so be able to inspect the full range of food premises and approved premises.
You should possess excellent communication skills and have experience in managing a busy caseload with a strong track record of performance. The ability to offer accurate, concise technical advice is essential. The successful candidate will be able to work on their own initiative and have excellent organisational skills.
You must have a recognised qualification in Environmental Health or the Higher Certificate in Food Control and be registered with EHRB with evidence of some recent CPD.
For an informal discussion about the above post, please contact John.Conaghan@redbridge.gov.uk or call 0208 708 5243.
Redbridge offers a generous leave allowance and flexible working.
Interview to be confirmed
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