Regulatory Services Officer (Environmental Health)

Favourite Argyll & Bute Council
Ref no: ARB02167
Closes: Friday, 28th July 2017
Published: Tuesday, 11th July 2017
Location: Hill Street, Dunoon, Argyll.
Salary: £27,976 - £31,516 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Argyll & Bute Council
Category: Health and Safety
Sub-category: Environmental Health

Department: Development & Infrastructure Services

Closing Date: Friday 28th July 2017

Regulatory Services Officer (Environmental Heath) required on a full-time temporary basis.

An excellent opportunity exists for a qualified Regulatory Services Officer to join an environmental health team working within a very busy, yet diverse and beautiful area in the West Coast of Scotland.  This provides a wide range of challenges for the successful person and whilst a temporary post, provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience working across all areas of environmental health.

The post is based in Dunoon with opportunities to work in Bute and Helensburgh, and on occasions, the other offices in the area.  The post holder will be expected to work outwith office hours on occasions and will benefit from the Councils flexible/mobile working arrangements.  This would ideally suit an experienced food safety officer or Environmental Health enforcement officer, or an environmental health graduate awaiting their professional interview, who wishes to develop their experience and work in a beautiful and challenging area.

Successful applicants will possess excellent communication skills, be capable of working with a minimum of supervision and working to detailed procedures.  We have implemented a degree of flexible working using voice and video link technology.

The anticipated end date for this post is 30th June 2018.

Applicants should note that:-

  • This post is not suitable for job share.
  • This is a temporary post which may be filled on a secondment basis by an employee wishing to gain experience/career development and will be at the discretion of the employee’s director.

How to Apply:-

  • For information relating to the duties and the requirements of this post, please contact Jo Rains, Environmental Health Manager (East) on 01369 707124.
  • If you are experiencing difficulty applying online and require assistance, please contact a member of the HR and Recruitment Team at recruitmentenquiries@argyll-bute.gov.uk or telephone on 01546 604 334, quoting the post reference ARB02167 / DVP00190.

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