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Environmental Health Officer/Enforcement Officer

  • Employer: Brent Council
  • Reference: BC/24/270087
  • Published: Thu 08/02/2024, 8:54 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 26/02/2024, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £41,808 - £48,060
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, Middlesex HA9 0FJ, Brent
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
 
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
 
The Post

We are looking to appoint an Environmental Health Officer/Enforcement Officer to join our Environmental Health Team covering complaints of pests, stopped up drains, filthy and verminous/hoarded properties, waste accumulations and public health matters.

You will be working in our new Civic Centre which combines a number of services including the Library, the Drum and numerous food outlets. The Civic Centre is located a stone’s throw from Wembley Stadium, OVO Arena and the London Designer Outlet; and has great transport links.

The Person

We are looking for an Environmental Health Officer/Enforcement Officer to join our Environmental Health Team covering complaints of pests, stopped up drains, filthy and verminous/hoarded properties, waste accumulations and public health; and have thorough knowledge of Environmental Health procedures and practices and hold a current Driving Licence.

The work will be 36h/week with flexible and remote working when dealing with proactive and reactive issues; and you will be responsible for managing a caseload of work within the above disciplines.

You will have the opportunity to develop professionally and gain experience in a wide range of duties. Training will also be provided where necessary to ensure you maintain your competency and help you develop your professional role and move forward with your career.

Closing date: 26 February 2024 (23:59)

Additional Information 

If you are interested in applying for this job, please start by clicking the "Apply Now" button below. You must provide a supporting statement as part of your application that clearly shows how you meet the criteria on the Person Specification. We will accept a CV in support of your application, however, you should still provide a supporting statement. 

Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.

We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that posts working with children, young people and vulnerable adults are subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.
 
The information we collect from you will be shared with Cifas who will use it to prevent fraud, other unlawful or dishonest conduct, malpractice, and other seriously improper conduct. Further details of how your information will be used by us and Cifas and your data protection rights, can be found here.
 
Brent has a positive approach to flexible working.
 
As a disability confident employer Brent welcomes applications from people with all disabilities, including “non-visible” disabilities and mental health conditions. We will interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential criteria. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made to any part of the recruitment process due to your disability, please contact us on  recruitment@brent.gov.uk  

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

 

Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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  • Employer: Brent Council
  • Reference: BC/24/270087
  • Published: Thu 08/02/2024, 8:54 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 26/02/2024, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £41,808 - £48,060
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, Middlesex HA9 0FJ, Brent

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