Environmental Health Officer

Job Details

  • The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and London Borough of Sutton provide an
    ambitious and forward-looking shared service, covering Regulatory Services and Highways
    & Transport functions.
    With a focus on delivering high quality frontline services, this innovative partnership plays its
    role in creating sustainable communities, with a high quality environment that can be
    enjoyed by all.
    We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic professional to join Regulatory Services to
    carry out short term business engagement.
  • We are looking to recruit an Environmental Health professional for a fixed term position
  • You will join our existing teams who work out of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon
  • The role offers the chance for you to utilise a wide range of skills and knowledge whilst
    managing your own workload, both proactively and reactively. This will be a key role within
    the service as you work with our teams to provide targeted advice over a range of areas
    including licensing, smoke free and food hygiene legislation to our businesses whilst
    delivering targeted Public Health messages including advice on infection control, personal
    hygiene Healthy Catering Commitment and smoking cessation. This role also provides an
    opportunity to become involved in the Kingston Schools Superzone project.
  • We are seeking someone with experience of the wide remit of an Environmental Health
    service. We would like to hear from you if you are an Environmental Health professional or
    graduate in a related subject and can demonstrate competency as required by the Food Law
    Code of Practice and low risk food hygiene inspections and who has recent experience of
    health and safety regulation.
  • You will be organised, diligent and flexible. Excellent record keeping and communication
    skills are essential as is the ability to work on your own initiative. You will have an eye
    for detail and be comfortable working independently, under pressure and with changing
  • We offer very agile working facilities with up-to-date messaging and video technology
    provided by Google applications. You will be expected to work the majority of time out in
    the field minimum 3 days inspections with the opportunity for hybrid working at home to
    complete administrative tasks. You must have access to transport. It is desirable that you
    have a full driving licence and business insurance.
    You will be able to access flexible working spaces in Kingston’s Guildhall Complex
    for printing and other paperwork activities.
  • payrate: £38.45 umbrella