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Food & Safety Officer

  • Employer: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
  • Reference: HHE/20/128168
  • Published: Fri 19/06/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 19/07/2020, 23:57 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, occasional need for evening and weekend work to undertake inspections depending on business opening hours
  • Salary: Grade G £29,260 per annum (starting point)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: SITTINGBOURNE - SWALE HOUSE, Kent

Food & Safety Officer

Permanent - 37 hours per week 

Salary: Grade G £29,260 per annum (starting point)

Based in Sittingbourne, Kent

 

Mid Kent Environmental Health is an ambitious partnership and we are looking for a forward thinking dynamic Officer to join our Food and Safety Team. The candidate will be competent to undertake official controls as part of a team dealing with food and ideally health and safety. 

You will predominately work across two of the three authority boundaries within our partnership investigating complaints, undertaking inspections of our many diverse approved premises in line with regulatory requirements.  You will be a strong team player with a positive outlook and excellent communication and IT skills within the work setting and wider community.

In taking on this exciting role you will be part of a large, experienced team working to deliver services to make the boroughs a safer place to work, live and visit.  You will help maintain a level playing field across the partnership in which businesses can thrive.

In return, you can expect to work as part of a friendly, supportive team, have access to quality training and develop your own fields of interest.  You will be supported by a strong outward looking leadership team who can, and do, draw upon a wide range of professional and specialist support to ensure excellence across the partnership.

This is a fantastic opportunity for career minded individuals to take on pro-active roles, which will expand and develop their skills within a high performing local authority.

Additional benefits for this post include 24 days annual leave (increasing to 27 days after 5 years continuous Local Government service), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, essential car user allowance and free parking.

A detailed list of responsibilities and person criteria for the role can be viewed in the Job Description and Person Specification below. For an informal discussion about these posts, please contact Annmarie Goodwin, Food and Safety Team Leader, Sittingbourne on 01622 602878 or Annmarie.goodwin@midkent.gov.uk

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Closing Date:             19 July 2020   

             

Interview Date:         27 July 2020     

 

Interviews will be held remotely during COVID-19                          

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  • Job Description
  • Person Specification

How to Apply

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Equal Opportunities

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  • Employer: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
  • Reference: HHE/20/128168
  • Published: Fri 19/06/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 19/07/2020, 23:57 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, occasional need for evening and weekend work to undertake inspections depending on business opening hours
  • Salary: Grade G £29,260 per annum (starting point)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: SITTINGBOURNE - SWALE HOUSE, Kent

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