Principal Environmental Health Officer (Environmental Protection and Pest Control)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
13/07/2020 23:59
Grade 9 (37-41) £39,782 - £43,662
Job Category:
Environmental Health / Trading Standards / Licensing
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any of the Council’s offices across the City
Post Number:
Closing date:
13 Jul
Further Information

We are looking for a keen and ambitious Principal Environmental Health Officer to join our Environmental Health team dealing primarily, but not exclusively with, the full range of environmental protection and pest control activities across the City including environmental permitting, land contamination, air quality, noise, nuisance, public health, reviewing planning applications and overseeing the regulatory work of the pest control and pollution team.

To apply for this role you will need to hold a degree in Environmental Health or equivalent and ideally a post graduate Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control or Certificate of Competence in Environmental Noise Measurement. You will also need to have current practical knowledge, with significant regulatory and team leadership experience.

The role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to deal confidently and effectively with the public, businesses and members of other organisations. A strong work ethic, ability to manage a varied caseload and team, positive approach to delivering improvements and a commitment to customer service are essential.

For an informal discussion please contact Pamela Collins on 0191 561 1792.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.