Environmental Protection Officer

Location
South Coast
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Jan 2021
Closes
28 Feb 2021
Ref
BF7846
Function
Consultant
Hours
Full Time

Our client on the South Coast is recruiting for an Environmental Protection Officer to advise and give guidance on environmental health matters, in particular, relating to noise and pollution prevention to start ASAP for an interim contract.

 

Main Duties

·Carry out the Councils enforcement responsibilities under the Environmental Protection Act 1990 as determined by Environmental Protection Manager in accordance with relevant guidance, procedures and policies.

·Carry out the Councils enforcement responsibilities under the Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1990 and other associated legislation as relevant to the Environmental Protection Section, as determined by the Environmental Protection Manager in accordance with relevant guidance, procedures and policies.

·Undertake and manage complex investigations in the field of noise nuisance as well as deal with domestic noise issues.

·Undertake acoustic assessments and noise surveys with reference to relevant British and Industry Standards. Authoring expert acoustic reports for the purpose of providing evidence in support of criminal and civil proceedings.

·Produce lead statements and legal files for criminal and civil proceedings

·Act as a profession and expert witness in the field of acoustics and noise nuisance

·Reviewing technical noise reports for planning applications etc.

Key Skills/Qualifications

·A post-graduate diploma or MSc in Acoustics

·Previous experience working within environmental protection for a local authority

If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact us on 020 8125 4321 or email jacques@buckinghamfutures.com