Port Health Officer/ Senior EHO

West London
31 Dec 2020
31 Jan 2021
Port Health
Contract Type
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.

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