Technical Officer – Environmental Health

Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
up to £30,700
Posted
10 Sep 2020
Closes
02 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Technical Officer – Environmental Health (Ref: TO)

Salary up to £30,700 per annum

Broxbourne Borough Council’s Environmental Health Service currently has the following vacancy. We wish to recruit a candidate with excellent customer care skills with experience in this area.  Applicants must hold a full valid driving license and be willing to work on a rota basis to cover our out of hour’s noise service. The successful post holder will be involved in the full range of environmental health activities, including:

  • Environmental protection – pollution control, planning consultations, statutory nuisance and general public health complaints
  • Food and Health and Safety in commercial premises, health promotion, infectious diseases and licensing activities
  • Housing and Residential – providing private sector housing advice and investigations.

Applicants are expected to be EHORB registered with a NEBOSH general certificate and must have some experience of all or some of the aspects previously mentioned. They must be able to work well under pressure and on their own initiative.

The applicant will have excellent communication skills with the ability to solve problems. We are keen to receive applications from experienced Technical Officers or newly qualified Environmental Health Officers looking to build on their experience.

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in fluent English is essential in this post.

We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The benefits package includes generous leave entitlement, a full training and development programme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free membership to the Council’s local leisure centres, which includes free access to gyms, swimming pools, fitness classes, racket sport sessions, a health suite and a range of generous discounts across other leisure and culture services.

Broxbourne Council is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Details and application forms for all job vacancies are listed on the Council’s website.

Application forms must be submitted online by 2nd October 2020 quoting the above reference. Interviews will be held on the 8th/9th October 2020

Borough Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9XQ.

Telephone: 01992 785509, Email: personnel@broxbourne.gov.uk

Website: www.broxbourne.gov.uk

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