Environmental Health Officer

  • Location
    Bolton, Greater Manchester
  • Salary
    £ 29090 - £ 33136 / Year
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference

Adecco Bolton are currently recruiting on behalf of the local authority, to work on an on-going temporary basis. 37 hours a week, Monday-Friday.

The overall role will be to effectively and efficiently undertake the delivery of a broad range of environmental health duties in order to maintain, improve and promote living, working and trading conditions throughout the Borough.

Key duties:

-To contribute in the preparation of, and to participate in, the implementation of work programmes and strategies.

-To give professional advice, aimed at increasing public awareness of Environmental Health issues.
-To undertake specific duties allocated and/or detailed in work programmes.
-To instigate informal and formal enforcement action, as necessary, including the preparation of cases for legal proceedings and attendance in Court as required in accordance with national policy guidance.
-To prepare and present reports and to represent the Service as required at area fora, committees, meetings, seminars and joint liaison bodies.
-To participate in the promotion of Environmental Health initiatives.

Required Skills/experience:

-Excellent organisational, communication, negotiation and IT skills with flexibility in response to changing demands.
-You will have obtained a degree/diploma in Environment Health as an EHO with the Environmental Health Officers Registration Board.

-Post qualification experience of food and health safety law enforcement.

-Experience in prosecutions; including serving notices, preparing legal files and giving evidence in court.

Please apply to this advertisement with your CV attached if you feel you meet the necessary requirements for this role.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Jane Jones