Public Protection Officer

  • Location
    Romford, Greater London
  • Salary
    £24.00/Hourly
  • Category
    Public Sector - Trading Standards & Consumer Protection
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-062021-189579

We are currently recruiting for Public Protection Officers to work within the Outbreak Control Service for an organisation based in Havering. The purpose of the role will be to conduct covid-secure inspections of businesses in Havering and provide enforcement advice and support to the Outbreak Control Service regarding workplace compliance, outbreaks and events.



Within this role, you will have the following duties:




  1. Conducting covid-secure inspections of business premises, reviewing risk assessments and offering advice on control measures, ensuring that cases are dealt with in an appropriate and timely manner.

  2. To deliver interventions as necessary to meet the needs of the service.

  3. Provision of assistance and support as required to ensure the consistency of enforcement approach across the Borough.

  4. To provide support and advice regarding both event safety and Covid Risk Assessments for specific events.

  5. Provide support and guidance for the regulatory team undertaking complex investigations and enforcement action relating to Covid 19.



Desirable qualifications for this assignment: BSc/MSc Degree in Environmental Health approved by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health; or CIEH/IEHO Diploma in Environmental Health Or IOSH or NEBOSH or equivalent Health and Safety qualification or relevant experience in a Health and Safety role.


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