Environmental Health Officer SW3489

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Role: Ongoing
  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Reference: SW3489
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SW Locums are looking for a Principal Environmental Health Officer to To provide Principal Officer / team leader duties in accordance with the role profile for the duration of the contract.

  • To supervise and participate in the work of the environmental protection section of the Environmental and Community Protection Service;
  • To act as “Officer in charge of investigation”, under the terms of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000, in relation to all Environmental Protection legal proceedings;
  • To respond to complaints and inspect premises under all relevant public health and health and safety legislation.

Person Specification:

  • BSc Degree in Environmental Health or the Diploma in Environmental Health or their equivalent and registration by the EHORB
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Knowledge and experience of legal proceedings
  • Current knowledge of relevant work areas
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines on a wide variety of tasks
  • Methodical and well organised, with a commitment to providing a quality service and attention to detail
  • Experience of supervising Environmental Health Officers and Technical support staff
  • Capable of dealing with the public and representatives of private sector organisations with tact, and with firmness when required
  • Experience of attendance and representation at Regional groups.
  • Able to successfully demonstrate strong interpersonal and management skills
  • Able to engage with colleagues and elected members effectively to ensure that issues are prioritised and resolved and queries answered with high customer satisfaction rates
  • Able to engage with a range of internal and external stakeholders in the production of reports, information and communications.

Further Job description available upon request

At SW Locums you will benefit from:

  • Great, fast and accurate rates of pay.
  • Committed support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • No “waffle” straight talking, conscientious and informed advice.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide. and exclusive training.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” recommendation scheme offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.*
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

Rest assured, we will look after you.

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* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.