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Environmental Health Officer / Senior Environmental Health Officer
  • Employer: Runnymede Borough Council
  • Reference: 781ES
  • Published: Fri 01/11/2019, 8:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 22/11/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 33.5 hours per week, Hours up to 33.5 per week
  • Salary: Salary up to £39,723 pa, Plus Essential Car User allowance
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre, Surrey

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Environmental Health Officer / Senior Environmental Health Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our busy Commercial Environmental Health Team.

The candidate must be a fully qualified Environmental Health Practitioner, (EHORB registered) and have a minimum of two years relevant experience of working in food enforcement. Applicants working towards EHORB registration or hold a Higher Certificate in Food Control will be considered. Additional relevant qualifications would be an advantage.

Working in a small team your role will include carrying out a full range of food safety inspections, investigation of food complaints, investigations into infectious diseases, the investigation of statutory nuisance from commercial premises and health and safety regulation. You will therefore need to possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, have the ability to work on your own initiative and prioritise your workload.

The Council does not have an out of hours emergency noise service; however, you may be required to undertake proactive monitoring out of hours where necessary. For this work, time off in lieu is given.

You will need to hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle insured for business use. This post holder will have access to government databases and hence the successful candidate would have to pass the BPSS screening checks. More information about this check can be found in the extra information pack.

In addition to the car user allowance, we can offer excellent conditions of service with a benefits package that includes pension scheme, payment of professional fees and flexible working hours.

For an informal discussion about this position, please telephone Helen Jones (01932 425735) or Duncan Carins (01932 425279).

Please apply online at Full information, including the Job Description, Person Specification and other details about Runnymede Borough Council, is available in the Extra Information attachment on the website. If it is difficult for you to apply online please contact Human Resources via email or on 01932 425516

Closing date: Friday 22nd November 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 3rd December 2019