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Environmental Health Officer/Enforcement
  • Employer: Brent Council
  • Reference: 799
  • Published: Mon 28/11/2022, 16:46 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 20/12/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary range: £39,582 - £45,834 p.a. inc.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, Middlesex HA9 0FJ, Brent

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Environmental Health Officer/Enforcement

Salary range: £39,582 - £45,834 p.a. inc. 
Contract: Permanent 
Hours of work: 36 hours per week
Location: Civic centre and other locations from time to time
 
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
 
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
 
The Post
 
We are looking to recruit an Environmental Health Officer/Enforcement Officer to join our Food and Health & Safety Team with responsibilities primarily for health and safety interventions, accident investigations, special treatment licensing, smoke free enforcement and public safety at events.
The Person

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are looking to make a difference and contribute to the Borough's wellbeing with opportunities to gain experience in a wide range of commercial settings; explore opportunities and take part in regular high profile projects to improve the health and wellbeing of the Borough’s visitors and businesses. Consideration will also be given to newly qualified EHOs who have signed up to the CIEH EHP pathway to registration.

To be successful you will need to have a professional qualification to undertake health and safety interventions e.g. NEBOSH or a Diploma/BSc/MSc in Environmental Health and EHRB registered with the CIEH. You will also need to have a good working knowledge and understanding of health and safety legislation as well as experience of investigating RIDDOR notifications, health and safety complaints and enforcement action.

Closing date: 20 December 2022 (23:00)

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Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that posts working with children, young people and vulnerable adults are subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.
 
Brent has a positive approach to flexible working.
 
As a disability confident employer Brent welcomes applications from people with all disabilities, including hidden disabilities and mental health conditions. We will interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential criteria. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made to any part of the recruitment process due to your disability, please contact us on recruitment@brent.gov.uk