Environmental Health Officer

Darlington Borough Council
  • Post Date: April 27, 2018
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Job Overview

Benefits & Grade

Grade N/O/P

Contract Details


Contract Hours

37 hours per week


The successful applicant will be subject to a BPSS check

Job Description

We are looking for dedicated and enthusiastic candidates who hold a degree or equivalent in Environmental Health and are EHRB registered. 

A NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent (or additional relevant qualification) would be a significant advantage.  You will need to have demonstrable experience of conducting inspections and investigations, with an excellent grasp of food and health and safety legislation.

Dependent upon qualifications and experience you will assume responsibility for the investigation of food hygiene, health and safety, public health and other fields of work (up to and including the production of prosecution reports) in the field of Environmental Health with a focus on the Commercial Sector.

You will have some responsibility for developing workflow plans for this work, with careful consideration being given to officers’ ongoing support, training and development needs.  

You will have excellent communication skills, preparing and presenting reports to Council committees and other internal/external meetings, dealing with members of the public, engaging with other agencies and stakeholders and supporting existing and new business partners.

Applications would also be considered from candidates who have yet to complete their EHRB registration but can demonstrate adequate progress towards completion and would expect to do so within 12 months of the commencement of their employment in this post.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Manager Stephen Todd, Principal EHO (Commercial), on 01325 406427.

Job Detail
  • Salary Offerd£30000 to £40000 Per Annum
  • Career LevelTeam Leader
  • Experience0 - 3 Years
  • QualificationDiploma
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