EHO - Food/H&S

Osborne Richardson
North West
£35 - £40 per hour
Closing date
23 Feb 2023

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Food Safety
Technical / Scientific
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

Manchester City Airport currently have 2 temporary agency posts that have become available working for in the Food, Health and Safety and Airport Team.

x1 Agency vacancy for 3 months full time based on 35 hours per week.
x1 Agency vacancy for 5 months part time based on 17 ½ hours per week.

This is an exciting opportunity to get involved with a busy city based team with a wide range of premises and a varied workload.

We require candidates that have suitable experience to undertake food safety and standards inspections, re-visits, identify where enforcement action is required and escalate where necessary to existing staff and also respond to customer service requests.

You will be responsible for a busy and varied workload in a friendly and supportive team, focussing on inspection programmes, responding to service requests, undertaking investigations and sampling. You will work across food hygiene, food standards and health and safety disciplines.

You will be expected to complete inspection reports, establish and allocate food hygiene ratings and prepare schedules of work for food business operators. You will also be expected to investigate complaints relating to poor food hygiene practices and advise business on improvements and update customers.

Candidates must have experience of undertaking food hygiene inspections and responding to service requests. Food standards and health and safety experience is desirable. Candidates must have obtained an Environmental Health Board of Registration Certificate (EHRB)/CIEH Registered status. Experience of Health and Safety enforcement work is desirable but not essential. Where a successful candidate does not have health and safety experience/competence - the role and rate of pay will be adjusted accordingly.

Duration - x1 for 3 months and x1 for 5 months
Pay Rate - between £35 -£40 per hour. The upper limit will be for candidates who can also undertake Health and Safety work.
Location: Currently a mix of home working/on site and office based
Deadline for submission: Monday 30th January 2023 @ 10:00am
DBS Type: Enhanced

Job Description

Environmental Health Officer/Environmental Health Practitioner/Food Safety Officer

You will complete all relevant details for service requests and related activities in the council's Civica Flare system.

It is essential that you have significant experience and competency in food hygiene work and are able to work to a high standard with minimal supervision.

The minimum requirements for the post are: -

- Be an EHRB/CIEH registered EHO/EHP/Food Safety Officer/Practitioner

- Achieve and documented food competency in-line with the Food Law Code of Practice.

- Up to date CPD records

You will be expected to fully comply with council procedures and FSA Code of Practice and Practice Guidance requirements.


About Osborne Richardson

Osborne Richardson are the market leading provider of professional Environmental Health recruitment services throughout the UK and have been providing services to Local Authorities and the private sector for 30 years.

We are able to offer a range of staffing solutions from short term contract to longer term consultancy services, from 1 member of temporary staff to a whole team of Consultants or permanent appointments.

Clients value our honesty and integrity and we have worked in partnership to develop long standing relationships across our network that allow us to deliver a professional and reliable service.

For job seekers, our unrivalled technical knowledge and long standing connections to the environmental health profession allows us to offer unbiased and informed advice to those at all stages of their career whether working on a contract or permanent basis.

For more information about how we can help and to see all of our current opportunities please visit our website

Osborne Richardson

3rd Floor, 66-68 Margaret Street, London W1W 8SR

Tel 0207 580 1500






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