Senior Environmental Health Technician

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 07/10/2021 22:59
£25,991 - £28,672 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Environmental Health / Trading Standards / Licensing
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Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
7 Oct
Further Information

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to join our environmental protection team and be at the front-line in creating a cleaner, safer, environment.

The role will deal with the environmental permitting regime and the Council’s duties in relation to contaminated land, but may also be involved with waste regulation, air quality, bonfires, and other nuisances.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level in a relevant scientific/technical subject, with suitable experience in a pollution control and/or contaminated land. It is expected that they will have a good understanding of environmental legislation and the criminal justice system and experience of preparing legal proceedings, technical reports and responses under the environmental information regulations.

The right person will also be well organised, capable of planning and prioritising a varied workload, and will be an effective communicator, who is experienced in the use of ICT systems, including GIS software.

For an informal discussion about the roles please contact Roy Harris on 0191 211 6131.

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk

In accordance with Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2021, staff deployed to work in CQC registered care homes providing accommodation and nursing or personal care are required to have full vaccination status or a medical exemption before working or being deployed into work settings covered by the legislation. Applicants to positions covered by these regulations are required to provide certified evidence of their vaccination status or medical exemption as part of any pre employment checks.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.