environmental health officer in east london

posted
07 March 2019
contact
joe chart, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
£ 28 - £ 29 per hour
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posted
location
east london, london
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
construction
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 28 - £ 29 per hour
reference number
EHOEL3
contact
joe chart, randstad cpe
phone
0203 680 0600
apply now

job description

Environmental Health Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Environmental Health Officer based in a Local Authority in East London.


Post: Environmental Health Officer

Rate: Circa £28 - £29 per hour

We are looking for an experienced Environmental Health Officer to provide high quality specialised services in the area of private sector Housing and advise on the full range of issues which meet the needs of the Council's multi-racial community including managing projects and assisting in policy development as required.


The main duties of the role are as followings;



* Act as Lead Officer on allocated projects and carry a case load ensuring all work is undertaken in accordance with statutory requirements, the Council's policies and procedures, the highest professional practice and to the benefit of the residents of the Borough.
* Provide specialist technical advice on all issues relating to the work of Environmental Protection - Housing and be responsible for ensuring that such advice is given in accordance with the best professional standards, where appropriate assuming and exercising delegated statutory authority.
* By using appropriate interventions, using delegated powers and specialist skills (audit, inspection, enforcement powers, negotiation and persuasion) within all types of activity, within the Borough, with the aim to gain and ensure compliance with Environmental Health legislation so that the standards of public health are protected and enhanced for residents, businesses and visitors.
* Ensure compliance with current legislation making decisions on applications or dealing with issues as they arise, or within prescribed timescales, and using enforcement and other legal measures as necessary.

Requirements



* Up to date knowledge of current work practices and recent developments within Environmental Health Legislation.
* HHSRD preferable.
* Knowledge and awareness of the issues involved when working within a multi-racial community.
* Experience in environmental health enforcement, service of statutory notices, preparation of legal proceedings, appearing in court as a witness.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Abs Valentino from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

managing health & safety

qualification

EHORB

educational requirements

BSc environmental health