Environmental Health Officer

Location
Chelmsford, Essex
Salary
Grade 8 - £32,523 rising to £35,841 per annum
Posted
10 Sep 2018
Closes
01 Oct 2018
Ref
REQ00001100
Contract Type
Full time

Chelmsford City Council is seeking a full time Environmental Health Officer to join our Community Protection team. We are looking for a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and skilled officer who is competent and confident in the area of environmental protection.

The role is varied with duties including those relating to:

  • Statutory nuisance, noise, licensing, anti-social behaviour and general pollution investigation.
  • Public Health and drainage issues.
  • Enforcement of animal welfare licensing provisions.

Knowledge of all or some of the above environmental protection and public health disciplines is essential. 

You will need excellent communication skills, a commitment to customer care and be an effective team member whilst having the ability to take on a varied case load and work independently.  

A full driving licence is required, and you will need to undertake some aspects of the work outside of normal office hours.

Chelmsford City Council is committed to safeguarding vulnerable groups and expects all employees to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensuring compliance with the Disclosure and Barring Service process.