|These are permanent positions for full time Environmental Health Officers, within Public Protection. One position has a primary focus on Environmental Protection issues and the other is within the Compliance Team covering food safety and workplace health & safety. Both roles involve working flexible hours, usually Monday to Friday, to suit business needs, based at Hanley Town Hall, Albion Street, Stoke-on-Trent, STI 1QL.
Reporting to the Health Protection Manager, you will be responsible for undertaking city wide environmental health related inspections, investigations, enforcement and advice, plus be involved in relevant project work, please see the job description for more details.
You should possess or be working towards a relevant degree, diploma or equivalent qualification in Environmental Health and a certificate of registration to the Environmental Health Board.
Evidence of experience, continuous professional development, knowledge of current legislation and processes relating to environmental health is desirable, but applications are welcomed from newly qualified officers or those needing to complete a portfolio.
You will be expected to have effective communication and customer service skills, plus the ability to manage your own time and workload in order to meet targets and deadlines. Preferably, you will hold a full driving licence and be willing to work flexibly as directed and to take an active part in cross service Public Protection projects as required and also demonstrate a commitment to continually deliver high service standards.
Salary will be Level 11 and leave entitlement will be calculated in line with corporate policy and relevant time worked within local government.
Please note that if any employee who is currently at risk of redundancy within the organisation applies for this vacancy their application will receive priority. Should this happen then you will be advised accordingly.