An rare temporary opportunity exists for an Animal Health and Welfare Officer to work within the Regulatory Services team in Argyll and Bute. This opportunity, based in Dunoon, would ideally suit applicants working in a similar role in other local authorities or agencies, or those with experience applying standard and working in the agricultural sector.

The Dunoon based post (working 3 days per week) will work across the area depending on work priorities. the post will cover duties across the Cowal, Helensburgh and Bute areas and will require extensive travel, working in colleagues, other government agencies and the agricultural sector, to secure standards to protect animal health and welfare.

Flexibility is essential as there will be occasional working early mornings or evenings , working other days to cover livestock markets and out-of-hours depending on service demand/emergencies. The post benefits from the Councils hybrid working arrangements, is suitable for secondment, and consideration will be given to relocating the base to Helensburgh, depending on the successful candidate.

For more information and to apply see myjobscotland.

  • Job Reference
  • Salary Range
    £31,990 - £34,764 per year pro rata
  • Closing Date
  • Contact Person
    Alan Morrison, Regulatory Services Manager
  • Contact email
  • Contact Number
    01546 604292
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