Folkestone & Hythe is a dynamic and innovative place to live, work and visit. Situated on Kent’s south east coast, the district is both rural and coastal in character. With an established arts and cultural hub and unrivalled regeneration, including the Garden Town Otterpool Park, the area is well connected, with London just under an hour away via the High Speed rail link and access to mainland Europe via the Channel Tunnel.
Based in our modern offices in the heart of Folkestone, with easy access to transport links, local shops, entertainment facilities and the seafront, we offer a flexible working environment, corporate membership and reward schemes, Employee Assistance Programme, and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our Environmental Enforcement Team. The post holder will support in improving the district and assist in the effective delivery of the environmental patrol function, (Dog Control, dog fouling, littering, fly tipping, waste out early, community protection etc) in accordance with all relevant statutes, guidance, policies and procedures .
The successful candidate will need to be able to:
• Handle difficult situations and confrontation
• Keep calm under pressure
• Have excellent communication skills
• Have the ability to work as part of a team or by themselves
Above all else, if you have a genuine interest within Environmental Enforcement and you are excited about the opportunity to get out in the district and make a difference, whilst enjoying a challenge and are motivated by results, then we want to hear from you.
The 37 hours will be worked on a shift basis between 07.00 hours and 19.00 hours, 7 days per week. Work outside these hours may be required from time to time for targeted operations.
For an informal discussion please contact Karen Weller (Environmental Protection Senior Specialist) on 01303853251 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is 12pm on 10th July 2020. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 15th Jul 2020.