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Environmental Health Officer (Housing and Public Health)
  • Employer: Hyndburn Borough Council
  • Reference: 1068
  • Published: Mon 17/06/2019, 11:20 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 12/07/2019, 11:23 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,507 - £32,878
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Lancashire

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Environmental Health Officer (Housing and Public Health)

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented Environmental Health Officer (Housing and Public Health) to join our Environmental Protection Team within the Regeneration and Housing Service.


The Post holder will contribute to improving the quality of the private sector housing stock within the Borough, including investigating reports of sub-standard housing conditions and poor management practice.


You will be involved with the investigation and enforcement of private sector housing complaints under the Housing Health and Safety Rating System, reports of illegal eviction, and Houses in Multiple Occupancy (HMO) including licensing.


The ideal candidate will be an excellent team player, be competent to deal with complex case work and have very good verbal and communication skills. You will need to be organised and motivated, and able to work on your own initiative.


The successful candidate will be suitably qualified and experienced, ideally with evidence of having completed training and carried out enforcement of the Housing Health and Safety Rating System.


If you thrive on taking the initiative, getting things done and would like to make a real difference, we would like to hear from you!


In return for your commitment, we can offer a rewarding employment package and a challenging and supportive working environment with excellent opportunities to develop your career.


Please Note: This is a Safety Critical Role, which is therefore subject to random drug and alcohol testing


Closing date: Friday 12 July 2019 at 12noon

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