Environmental Health X 2 Posts

Town Hall, CV11 5AA
£27,741 - £38,890 - Please see main advert for salary details
25 May 2021
14 Jun 2021
Job Ref
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is a small Council with big values. We are committed to ensuring our services are delivered to the highest possible standard and we put the customer at the forefront of everything we do. By working for us you will become part of the team and will play your part in serving our community.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Environmental Health Officer (Health and Safety Lead) and a Technical Officer/Environmental Health Officer – Environmental Protection (Career Graded Post).

Please specify on your application which post you are applying for.

Senior Environmental Health Officer (Health and Safety) £37,890 - £38,890 Per annum
We are recruiting for a Senior Environmental Health Officer to be the lead for Health and Safety Enforcement Work.   This is an exciting opportunity where you will develop, implement, and deliver a planned workload in relation to Health and Safety. You will investigate complaints and accidents and take appropriate enforcement action to drive up compliance levels within the Borough to help protect the public and legitimate businesses.

To be considered you must be a qualified Environmental Health Practitioner, holding an EHRB Certificate of Registration or Chartered status. You will need to have an in-depth current knowledge and experience of relevant legislation, priorities, and strategies to secure compliance. Experience of working in a role involving the regulation of food safety would be advantageous as you will also be involved in the work of the Food Safety Team.

Technical Officer/Environmental Health Officer in our Environmental Protection Team 1. Technical officer £27,741 - £29,577 per annum 2. Environmental health officer Level 1 £30,451 - £32,234 Per annum 3. Environmental Health Officer £35,745 - £36,922 Per annum.
We are recruiting for a Technical Officer/Environmental Health Officer in our Environmental Protection Team. In the role, you will investigate, inspect, enforce, educate and influence to protect and improve public health and the environment for Nuneaton and Bedworth in order to achieve, social and environmental objectives. You will work collaboratively, flexibly, and innovatively with colleagues within the service, across other delivery teams, elected members and with key stakeholders.

Ideally you will be a qualified Environmental Health Practitioner (holding an EHRB Certificate of Registration or Chartered status) or a qualified graduate who holds a BSc or MSc in Environmental Health enrolling on the CIEH’s Chartered Practitioner Programme.  It will be advantageous if you have experience in environmental permitting and air quality. However, as this is a career graded post, we will consider you if you are working towards becoming an Environmental Health Officer. 

Applicants who are not EHRB registered or do not have Chartered status will start on a lower grade and accompanying salary until they become chartered. Support, training, and fees for candidates enrolled on the Chartered Practitioner Programme will be provided by the Council.

We can offer a considerable variety of work to ensure your days are always different, but more importantly rewarding. So, no matter where you are in your career, you will be encouraged to grow and develop.

As an employer, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council offers a wide range of benefits, including flexible working, Local Government Pension Scheme and generous holiday allowance.

This post is covered by the Fluency Duty, as outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers.

Please note that all applications must be received on an online application form. We do not accept CV's and do not keep CV's on file unless part of an application.

Any communication with you will be via email, so please check your email, including spam/junk folders, and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

Further details for the posts are contained in the appropriate job description and person specification. If you would like to discuss the Senior EHO post please contact Rachel Fleeson on 024 7637 6402 (Head of Safety and Environmental Health), for the Technical Officer/EHO post please contact Andrew Snowden (Senior EHO) on 024 7637 6337. 

Supporting documents
Values - one page overview.docx
Job Description - TO/EHO
Senior EHO

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