Senior Environmental Health Officer

Posted 20 November 2023
Salary £350 per day via Umbrella
Job type Temporary
Discipline Local Government Recruitment
Contact NameNathan Purton

Job description

Our client, based in Wolverhampton, is currently recruiting for a Senior Environmental Health Officer on a 3 month temporary contract.

The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis. The day rate is £350 per day via umbrella for this position.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in private sector housing and have access to their own vehicle.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Assisting the Service Manager Private Sector Housing in the assessment of enquiries and applications for licensing and other schemes under the Housing Act 2004

  • Surveying and inspecting dwellings either as individual properties or in groups of properties to establish conditions and breaches of statutory provisions and following service of notices and orders

  • Preparing schedules of work in relation to bringing dwellings up to the required standard and monitor

  • Carrying out inspections of houses in multiple occupation in connection with licensing, accreditation and current legislation and other standards as adopted by the Council

  • Preparing formal and informal notices and orders and to monitor action taken in response to them in relation to single and multiple occupancies

  • Collating and preparing evidence and in Court processes in respect of relevant work and to attend Court and public inquiries

Experience required:

  • Private Sector Housing

  • Working with customers within housing

  • Housing Act 2004

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Risk assessment and management

  • Financial management and budgeting

  • Compliance and due diligence

  • Inspections

  • Court orders and proceedings

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Flexible working days

Working hours:

  • 36 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm (guideline)

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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