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Environmental Health Officer (Part Time)

Downpatrick, County Down, United Kingdom, £ £ 20.45-20.45 Hourly Hourly, Contract


This is a part-time role, 18.5 hours per week with flexible shifts available*

Main Purpose of Post/Job Summary:
The postholder will have responsibility for contributing to the delivery of an effective Health and Well Being Service which is customer focused, innovative and value for money, through the assignment to any area of responsibility, within the Health and Well Being Department.
The postholder will undertake inspections of commercial and domestic premises, investigate complaints and accidents, enforce relevant statutory provisions and provide advice and make recommendations to the public, commercial and government organisations.

Duties and Responsibilities
1. Undertake visits, inspections, investigations and initiate appropriate follow up action, including the servicing of notices and issuing of permits, licenses and approvals, as defined within their level of authorisation, in accordance with relevant legislation, regulations, codes of practice, statutory guidance and departmental policies and procedures.
2. Investigate and resolve complaints and process enquiries within the specific designated functional area of responsibility, whilst meeting timescales and performance indicators.
3. Conduct sampling programmes and surveys, to include interpreting and analysing results to ensure appropriate action is taken, including any enforcement action as necessary.
4. Assess and make comment on Planning and Building Control applications and consultations to include, providing professional/technical advice and guidance in respect of such consultations on the proposed design and layout of facilities and potential adverse environmental impacts.
5. Assist Head of Service and/or SEHO in the preparation and submission of funding applications and monitoring returns in respect of special projects undertaken within the functional area remit.

Selection Criteria/Person Specification
- Experience within an Environmental Health Inspection role
- Hold a recognised qualification in Environmental Health or a similar discipline
- Hold a current UK Driver\'s License and can commute around the borough

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Downpatrick, County Down, United Kingdom
£ £ 20.45-20.45 Hourly Hourly