Waveney District Council

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Environmental Health Officer (Food & Safety)

Employer Waveney District Council & Suffolk Coastal District Council | Suffolk Coastal District Council Reference 14/37
Published Tue 15/04/2014 13:45 PM Closing Date Mon 28/04/2014 12:00 PM
Organisation Suffolk Coastal District CouncilWaveney District Council & Suffolk Coastal District Councilweb sitelogo image Coverage
  • Suffolk, Eastern (inc. Herts and Essex)
Working Pattern Flexible Hours, Part Time, Temporary position Hours 20 hours per week
Salary £28,922 - £34,894 pro rata, plus essential car user allowance DBS Check No
Location Woodbridge, Suffolk

Fixed Term – immediate start and ending on 10th August 2014

We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible. The post involves undertaking the full range of duties carried out by the Food and Safety Team. You will be working as part of a team to ensure that all premises are inspected as required and service requests are dealt with according to the team’s service standards.

The candidate will be a fully qualified environmental health officer; have experience of investigating complaints and service requests and inspecting premises, with an in depth knowledge of associated legislation. The ideal candidate will be registered as a tutor to deliver the CIEH Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering.

We are looking for someone who is a good team player, flexible, has excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under minimal supervision, maintain accurate and up to date computer records. Experience in using UNIform will be an advantage; however, training will be given if necessary. You will need to be enthusiastic and self motivated and passionate about delivering high quality customer service. The postholder will be expected to liaise with colleagues to provide cover within the flexible working arrangements.

The post is based at Woodbridge.

Please note that this appointment is for an Environmental Health Officer as illustrated within the attached career graded job description. Any appointment will be made within the spinal column point range 34-41 (£28,922 – £34,894 pro rata).

If you think you have what we are looking for please apply online. If you want to find out more, please contact Mark Sims, the Food and Safety Manager on 01394 444356.

Closing date: 28th April 2014

Interview date: 6th May 2014 (afternoon)

Equal Opportunities

Waveney District Council and Suffolk Coastal District Council are Equal Opportunity Employers, offering a range of family friendly policies and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. Both Councils are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks are required for relevant posts.

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Address: Town Hall, High Street,
Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HS

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Email: humanresources@waveney.gov.uk