Environmental Health Officer (Food and Safety)

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Medical & Health - Health & Safety
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Hospitality, Tourism and Travel
  • External Reference





£30.90 PH PAYE


Purpose of the Role

  • To discharge the Clients statutory and non-statutory functions as well as it's related strategies and policies with regard to food safety and workplace safety, health and welfare by carrying out official food controls and other interventions.

  • Support businesses to achieve full legal compliance through advice and education programs but where necessary take the appropriate and proportionate enforcement actions in accordance with national and client policies and relevant legislative provisions to safeguard public health and the food supply chain.

  • Respond to, and where necessary investigate and report upon complaints and requests for service in relation to food safety and workplace safety, health and welfare issues. Where necessary liaising with the relevant external agencies including the Food Standards Agency (FSA), Health & Safety Executive (HSE), Public Health England etc.

  • Investigate reported infectious disease complaints and notifications.

  • Work collaboratively with other teams and departments towards achieving strategic objectives.

  • Practical and theoretical knowledge and skills sufficient to effectively carry out the duties within the Food Safety Team within Regulatory Services.

  • Ability to prepare and quality check letters, reports and service related legal documents.

  • A professional qualification of competence to undertake food hygiene inspections
    Higher National Certificate in Food Inspection. (EHORB recognised).

Higher level specialist qualification relevant to Food Safety duties. Including,

  • Diploma/Degree in Environmental Health,

  • or equivalent food /environmental related diploma or degree course.

Consultant: Sarah Gillan Telephone: 07849 629289

The application process is subject to the successful completion of background and reference checking. Adecco Group is an equal opportunities employer If you do not hear from one of our consultants within 7 days of applying for this role, please assume you have been unsuccessful in this instance.

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