We are seeking an enthusiastic Environmental Protection Officer to join our Environmental Health Team.

The successful candidate will be based within the Environmental Protection Section of our team and will contribute to the effective delivery of Environmental Health services to all customers by providing technical support on the strategic and operational activities of the Team regarding environmental protection and the broader public health remit.

You will be responsible for working on the development, implementation and review of key specific strategies, plans and policies as they relate to Contaminated Land, ensuring service delivery meeting relevant national standards, with priority focus being given to statutory responsibilities and direction from national regulators. Delivery of the role will also include a level of responsibility in relation to the Council’s statutory local air quality work and coordination of aspects of environmental protection work in areas such as drinking water quality and blue-green algae monitoring.

You should be able to demonstrate excellent communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills as well as a customer orientated approach.

East Dunbartonshire is a small suburban authority situated between the scenic Campsie Fells and the City of Glasgow. The role allows for mobile working, giving the successful applicant the opportunity to combine working from home, in the field and in the office. This is a great opportunity to work in a well-connected location with a small friendly team of professionals undertaking a varied and diverse workload.

The successful candidate must hold a degree in a relevant scientific or environmental discipline and / or equivalent experience.

For more information and to apply see myjobscotland.

  • Job Reference
  • Salary Range
    £32,446.72 - £37,246.21 per year
  • Closing Date
  • Contact Person
    Kenny MacDonald, Team Leader
  • Contact email
  • Contact Number
    0141 777 3311 ex. 3805
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