Environmental Health Officer x 3

Location
Wales
Salary
£29,577 - £33,782
Posted
21 Apr 2021
Closes
25 May 2021
Ref
REQAA2445
Function
EH Practitioner
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Health Officer x 3

Job reference – REQAA2445

Application closing date – 25/05/2021

Location -  Pembrokeshire County Council, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire

Salary - Grade 8 - £29,577 - £33,782

We are looking to appoint to the following positions:

Permanent Environmental Health Officer (Food Safety and Standards)

Temporary Environmental Health Officer (Maternity Cover) (Food Safety & Standards)

Temporary Environmental Health Officer (Health and Safety/Communicable Disease or Food Safety & Standards)


We are seeking a permanent Environmental Health Officer working within the Food Team who will be involved in the inspection and enforcement of Food Safety and Food Standards legislation in applicable premises, including the issue of food hygiene ratings, within a defined area of Pembrokeshire, including involvement with regulation of approved premises. You will also be responsible for investigating service requests relating to the above service areas, and determining the appropriate level of action required.

We are also Seeking a Temporary Environmental Health Officer to provide maternity cover, and a further Temporary Environmental Health Officer. These positions are likely to be based in the Food Safety & Standards Team, but there may also be opportunities to assist other teams, particularly to assist in the Authority’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, in line with service demands.

Candidates for the appointments will have a BSc Hons (or equivalent) in Environmental Health, including EHRB Registration, and a detailed knowledge of appropriate legislation.

Essential Requirements:

  • Registered Environmental Health Officer. Voting or Chartered.
  • Food Safety and Food Standards competency/experience.
  • Experience in the inspection of related sites.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, in both written and verbal communications to ensure understand of recipient(s) with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Possession of a valid driving licence.

A full copy of the job description and details of how to apply can be accessed on the website.