Environmental Enforcement Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
23/10/2020 23:59
Grade 6 (SCP 22-25) £27,041 - £29.577 - per annum
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Environmental Health / Trading Standards / Licensing
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Jack Crawford House
Post Number:
Closing date:
23 Oct
Further Information

Fixed term until January 2022

Opportunities are available to join the team to carry out investigations into relevant environmental crimes and deliver formal actions in accordance with the Council’s Environmental Enforcement Policy.

You will liaise with members of the public and proprietors of businesses to give advice and guidance on relevant matters, seeking to ensure compliance with relevant environmental legislation.

You should have a detailed knowledge of the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 and also the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and other relevant environmental legislation. You will also be required to conduct interviews in accordance with the Codes of Practice issued under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 ("PACE") upon appointment or be capable of achieving this requirement very soon after appointment. You should have good communication, customer care and computing skills.

You must have a current full UK driving licence and have a flexible approach to work as you may be required to work out of normal hours including weekends.

For an informal discussion in relation to this post please contact Gavin Bell on 07900868153

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact Operational HR Services 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.