FOOD SAFETY/ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICER

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 35 - £ 50 / Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-012019-4661

FOOD SAFETY OFFICER


LOCAL AUTHORITY WITHIN EALING


6 MONTH TEMPORARY CONTRACT WITH POSSIBILITY OF BEING ONGOING


START DATE ASAP


FULL TIME


£35-40 P/H PAYE-£45-50 UMBRELLA



1 FTE fully qualified and competent Environmental Health Officers/Food Safety Officers is required to carry out food hygiene and food standards inspections.



The Candidate must hold either a degree in Environmental Health or a Higher Certificate in Food Control and have current experience of food law enforcement within a LA.



Special Requirements:



  • Physically fit and in good general health.

  • Manufacture Experience




The main purpose of the job:



  • To undertake duties of inspection, investigation and enforcement relating to the relevant legislation, codes of practice, service plans and Council policy.

  • Investigate complaints and cases / outbreaks of infectious disease accordance with departmental standards and procedures.

  • Undertake hazard spotting while undertaking food inspections

  • To give advice and assistance to members of the public, trade and commerce in matters related to food safety and infectious disease control.

  • To undertake cross Divisional work as required.



Summary of Responsibilities:



  • To undertake inspections of premises under the terms of relevant legislation to ensure the compliance with the law and associated regulations in accordance with departmental and Council policy.

  • Undertake risk scoring and administer the FHRS for premises inspected

  • To investigate relevant service requests in accordance with Divisional procedures and ensure that remedial action is undertaken.

  • Liaise with the Health and safety enforcement team on issues identified during food inspections

  • Provide advice in keeping with Departmental practice to members of the public and business to assist in compliance with legislation

  • Prepare and sign correspondence and statutory notices within delegated responsibilities and attend court where necessary.

  • Prepare cases for legal proceedings in consultation with the Team Leader.

  • Maintain a current knowledge of relevant specialisms and to undertake further training as required.

  • Take part in the training and instruction of trainees and other official visitors in the specialist areas of responsibility as requested

  • Any other duties as necessary to maintain the efficiency and effectiveness of the service.



*ONLY SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR MORE INFO PLEASE CONTACT *











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.


By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explains how we will use your information - please copy and paste the following link in to your browser https://www.adecco.co.uk/candidate-privacy

Please apply with your CV to: Callum Graham