Job Title: Environmental Health Officer Regulatory Services
Salary: Grade 3 Level 2-4
Council: South Lanarkshire Council
Position Location: Montrose House, Montrose House, 154 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton
South Lanarkshire Council are seeking to appoint an Environmental Health Officer who can accept and tackle demanding goals to ensure effective service delivery within our Public Health & Housing section.
The successful candidate will be part of a geographical team covering a wide range of environmental health functions in diverse urban and rural settings. The main duties of the post including noise investigation, pollution control, responding to statutory planning consultations, investigation of public health complaints/statutory nuisance, housing disrepair/licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation, animal welfare licensing and the assessment/regulation of private water supplies. The successful candidate may be required to work outwith normal office hours, when necessary, to undertake investigations and/or monitor compliance.
This is a permanent post. Environmental Services has its operational base in Hamilton but operates a hybrid working arrangement.
It is essential that applicants hold the REHIS Diploma in Environmental Health, or its equivalent. You must have a sound knowledge of current public health, animal welfare and private water supplies. In addition, you must have the ability to work to specific deadlines and possess excellent communication and IT skills. Applications would be welcome from recently qualified EHO’s. Environmental Services encourages employees to develop their careers and the successful candidate could have an opportunity to undertake further studies in order to obtain professional qualifications and increase their experience.
For additional information please contact Philip Kelly Divisional Environmental Health Officer 01698 454931/07795453752.
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