Environmental Health Technical Officer

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The Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton upon Trent, DE14 2EB
£22,183 to £24,491 per annum pro rata
28 May 2021
20 Jun 2021
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Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Part Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Environmental Health Technical Officer to join our Environmental Health Team. From animal welfare licensing to the investigation of housing disrepair and statutory nuisance to welfare funerals, this role provides excellent variety.

The role entails the investigation and enforcement of animal welfare; statutory nuisance, such as noise, odour and ASB complaints; housing disrepair complaints and the administration of public health funerals.

You must have previous practical experience and a proven track record of one of the disciplines in Environmental Heath and be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of applicable law and practice. You must hold GCSE Grade C or equivalent in Maths and English. You will need to be highly motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team.

We are looking for an officer who can demonstrate an ability to give advice and assistance to other members of staff/service areas within the scope of environmental health and an ability to interact effectively with the public, local communities, local stakeholders, other agencies and public bodies, difficult people and situations.

You should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to analyse and interpret legislation and enforce it in a balanced way. The successful applicant should also possess the ability to build effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer flexible working hours, a Car Necessity Scheme, free on site car parking, local government pension scheme and a generous leave package.

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