Senior Port Health Officer / Senior Environmental Health Officer

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21 Dec 2020
21 Jan 2021
Full Time

Buckingham Futures are currently working with a client in West London for a Senior Port Health Officer / Senior Environmental Health Officer to start asap on the EH transition projects, implementing new UK legislation, communicating with importers and agent to start asap for an initial 4-month assignment. 



This role would be well suited to those from an environmental health background, anyone with previous Port Health experience would be ideal.



  •  Carry out the duties of the Council in relation to food control, health and safety, infection control and port health.
  • To take a lead role with the Border Inspection Post and imported food control


Qualifications and Professional or Vocational Training

  • BSc in Environmental Health(or equivalent)
  • Certificate of Registration as an Environmental HealthPractitioner (EHRB)


Relevant Experience and Knowledge


  • At least 2 years experience of managing to deal with front line services in Environmental Health
  • Robust knowledge of relevant legislation relating to Environmental Health matters and experience of implementing legislative changes.
  • Experience relevant to satisfy criteria of food low code of practice (England) to inspect complex processes of approved premises and issue hygiene emergency prohibition notice.
  • Knowledge of domestic services within Environmental Health including but not exclusive to Food Safety
  • Knowledge of commercial services within Environmental Health including but not exclusive to food safety, health and safety at work and public health matters.
  • Experience of dealing with enforcement proceedings and other legal Environmental Health matters through the courts and attending court to represent the council during  proceedings
  • Experience in preparing reports and attending meetings.


Rate c£50.00 per hour. 

To register your interest please call us on 020 8125 4321 or email

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