Environmental Protection Officer
Regulatory Services and Community Safety
Environmental Protection Officer REF: PPS023
£30,413.50 – £35,004.00 per annum
37 hours per week, permanent
We are looking for a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and committed officer to join our Environmental Protection team. Duties will cover a full range of environmental protection services including; PPC inspections, contaminated land, air quality, statutory nuisance and public health investigations, planning and licensing consultations, drainage, and other general areas of environmental protection work.
Ideally, we are looking for someone with experience of working within Environmental Protection, but if you have worked in other areas and have qualifications and experience which demonstrate enhancement and development of some of the specialist work areas or are a recent graduate in Environmental Health or a related science discipline, this could also be an opportunity.
A flexible approach is essential. You will be committed to teamwork and working with external organisations with a positive ‘can do’ approach to resolving problems and issues. The successful applicants must be self-motivated, self-disciplined and committed to delivering a customer orientated service.
The Council is an equal opportunities employer and has flexible working practices.
• A generous annual leave entitlement
• Opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme
• Cycle to work scheme (after one years’ service)
• Incremental pay award (awarded annually in April after one years’ service)
Closing date: Wednesday 4th December 2019
Interview date: Wednesday 18th December 2019
For more information please contact Trevor Dixon, Environmental Protection and Licensing Manager on 01295 227948
To download a recruitment pack and apply for the post, please visit our website or contact Human Resources on 01295 221767
Cherwell District Council is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults