Health and Safety Environmental Health Officer

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190000D2 Requisition #

Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG

Salary: £36,630 - £42,490 per annum

Contract Type: Permanent, full time, 36 hours per week

 

Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion 

Click HERE for information on Camden’s flexible working options

25 days holiday (27 days after 5 years' service)

 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and experienced Environmental Health Officer to join our busy Business and Consumer Services Team.


Camden is focused on creating the conditions for people to lead high quality and fulfilling lives. We are committed to delivering front line services in an efficient and professional manner reaffirming our responsibility to quality of life for our communities. As an Environmental Health Officer within Environmental Health, Business and Consumer Services your focus will be on health and safety issues. The role will require you to take personal responsibility for the effective investigation and resolution of complex casework.

The Successful candidate will hold BSc/MSc or Diploma in Environmental Health and be EHRB registered as an Environmental Health Practitioner or hold relevant Health and Safety qualification with appropriate enforcement experience.


The ideal candidate will have good working knowledge and understanding of the legislative framework relating to health and safety and relevant experience in its application to casework, including enforcement. Well organised approach to managing own workload whilst dealing with conflicting priorities and a clear focus on delivering excellent customer service. You will enjoy working collaboratively with internal and external partners, and able to contribute to service improvements.


If this sounds like your next big opportunity, then please do not hesitate to apply now.

 

About us

Camden’s main offices are located in modern award winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.


Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.


Click HERE to see the full details of our excellent benefits

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To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

 

How to apply:

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the technical knowledge and experience section of the job profile (see link below), focusing on the issues in “About You” in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.


Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.


Additional Information:

Please contact William Sasu, Business and Consumer Services Manager on 0207 974 4733 to discuss this opportunity in more detail.


Closing date for applications: Sunday 25th August 2019 at 23:59

Interviews to be held: W/C 9th September 2019

Please quote reference: 190000D2

To view the Job profile for this vacancy please click HERE


Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are; 16th September and 21st October 2019

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