Environmental Health Officer
Reference Number BO001849
Geographical Area Scottish Borders
Job Category Environmental Health
Contract Type Permanent
Position Type Full Time
Salary £30775.11- £35124.91
Closing Date: Monday 3 December 2012
Hours: 35 Hours per week
Location: Based at Galashiels Local Office (under review)
Interviews: To be held week beginning 10 December 2012
Please note, priority will be given to staff on the redeployment list.
Scottish Borders Council Regulatory Services seek to recruit an Environmental Health Officer to carry out a range of duties within either of its ‘Food, Health & Safety’ or ‘Amenity and Pollution’ Teams.
The range of duties provides an interesting diversity of work with the opportunity to develop specialist lead roles within the team. Regulatory Services are committed to continuing professional development, supporting confident and effective regulators, adapting to change, and team work as a means to achieve goals and improvement.
The post will be based at a location within the central Borders although the characteristics of the Borders, service needs of the Borders communities, and development of new ways of working, will encourage a flexible working approach.
A Diploma in Environmental Health (REHIS) or equivalent and evidence of participation in continual professional development is essential.
Please see the attachment for further details.