Senior Environmental Health Officer - Commercial

Location
Wales
Salary
£36,922 - £38,890
Posted
15 Jan 2021
Closes
31 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Environmental Health Officer - Commercial

37 hours, Permanent

£36,922 to £38,890 per annum

We are looking to recruit to a number of roles in a beautiful part of mid-Wales, Powys.

The first role is a permanent post based in the North of the County.

As a Senior Environmental Health Officer you will be expected to manage a team of officers and contribute to the program of proactive food hygiene and health and safety inspections; in addition the roles includes investigating complaints concerning the safety and fitness of food; following up cases of infectious and food borne disease; and investigating accidents, whilst also advising team members on complex issues and cases. You will be required to have a degree in Environmental Health and be EHORB registered - or equivalent and have extensive experience across the range of disciplines mentioned above along with management experience.

Main Purpose of Post     

To assist the Professional Lead in the effective and efficient operation of the Commercial Section within the policies, procedures and objectives of the Council and to supervise a Commercial Team.

In addition we are also looking to recruit 4 Temporary EHOs to support the team across Powys with the COVID-19 work being carried out. These posts are to the end of June 2021 in the first instance with the potential to be extended. The work will in the main cover COVID-19 work within settings such as care homes, schools and workplaces but may also involve some of the more traditional EH work depending on demands.

Closing date - 31/01/2021