Technical Officer (Environmental Protection)
|Hours||37 hours per week|
|Salary / pay||£21,074 - £23,111|
|Closing date||Wednesday 2 January 2019 at 10am|
|Interview date||Interviews will be held on Friday 18 January 2019|
The purpose of the role is to provide technical support for a range of services within the Council’s Environmental Protection Team, primarily in relation to nuisance investigations, sampling of private water supplies, monitoring of pollution and dealing with service requests.
The role involves the implementation of policies, strategies, plans and systems to ensure the delivery of excellent services to businesses, residents and visitors to the district; to fulfil the Council’s statutory responsibilities for Environmental Protection and Enforcement, and to ensure standards set by other regulatory agencies such as FSA, EA, HSE and HCA are met.
Candidates must have a Level 5 or higher qualification in a related discipline and have a good understanding and knowledge of the relevant legislation and regulatory framework relating to environmental protection. In addition an understanding of the practical, theoretical and technical knowledge of a wide range of environmental health issues is desirable.
A relocation package of £5125 is available.
Job application guidance
All applications must be made on the Council's standard application form and CVs will not be considered. No agencies please.
Job application forms
In order to ensure fair and open recruitment processes we are;
- unable to accept CVs in lieu of, or as part of, an application of employment and
- unable to maintain a database of potential candidates so cannot accept or store applications or CV's submitted on a speculative basis.
Candidates who canvass Council Members or Senior Officers will be disqualified.
The Council aims to be an equal opportunities employer.
Disability Confident employer
As Disability Confident employers, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.