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Environmental Health Officer

  • Location

    Coalville, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £22.50 - £23.66 per hour

  • Job ref:

    5108897_1566573185

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    2 Months

  • Start date:

    16-09-2019

  • Expiry date:

    22-09-2019

We have an exciting opportunity for a Environmental Health Officer to join our clients offices based in Coalville on a temporary contract basis for 2 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Environmental Health Officer, your main duties will include:

  • Investigate complaints relating to commercial premises.
  • Conduct investigations into food poisoning, infectious disease, occupational ill health and accidents.
  • Carry out sampling and monitoring and take appropriate action on receipt of the results.
  • Carry out Port Health duties.
  • Complete and maintain appropriate records.
  • To be aware of written procedures relating to work activity and comply with them.
  • To provide advice, information and guidance to colleagues, other sections within Council, the public, employers and others.
  • To prepare and serve appropriate legal notices

To be successful for this Environmental Health Officer post you will need to have:

  • 2 years experience in food control or health and safety work gained in the last 3 years
  • Environmental Health diploma or degree
  • EHRB Certificate of Registration
  • A recognised post graduate qualification in health and safety / food control
  • Knowledge of current issues in food control
  • Knowledge of current issues in health and safety
  • Knowledge of current issues in infectious diseases
  • Ability to communicate clearly, audibly and fluently
  • Effective written communication skills
  • Good persuasive skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Driving Licence Required

Start Date-

16/09/2019

Working Hours-

36 Hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate-

£22.50 p/h

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