Environmental Health/Pollution Control Officer

FTC to end March 2021

£30,435 a year - Band 6

Full Time – 37 hours

We are looking for an experienced Environmental professional who is able to provide professional specialist advice and support to ensure compliance with legislation, professional codes of practice and adherence to policy.

On a day to day basis, your responsibilities will include responding to and investigating reports of nuisance, carrying out monitoring and investigations, taking enforcement action where appropriate and provide some training/mentoring of other staff on this and other aspects of EH work.

You will also be required to work with our planning department, providing consultee advice on planning applications.

Ideally you will have attained a qualification in Environmental Health or a scientific discipline or have extensive, demonstrable and relevant experience.   Membership of a relevant professional body or working towards membership is desirable.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential as is the ability to collect, analyse and interpret data. 

It is essential you have a driving licence and be able to travel to and from site.

At Eastleigh, we are committed to supporting and developing all our staff and creating a culture that is inclusive, innovative and enjoyable. We offer excellent opportunities for continuous professional development and support our staff in maintaining a good work life balance through our innovative flexi time system.  We   also have excellent package of benefits including:

  • 25-28 days annual leave dependant on service
  • Flexible working arrangements and ability to accrue up to 2 days additional flexi leave per month (subject to operational requirements)
  • Defined Benefit Pension Scheme
  • Places Leisure, Eastleigh – 30% off Full Membership
  • Confidential Employee Advice and Support Programme
  • Car and Season Ticket loans
  • Excellent working environment
  • Support for continuous professional development
  • Good work life balance

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Bret Willers, Head of Environment on 023 8068 8324.

Closing Date:         4 September 2019

Interview Date:      18 September 2019