Directorate: Corporate Services
Starting salary: JM2:- £34,788 per annum
Location: Based in Castlewood, Clevedon
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Wednesday 30 September 2020
Following an increase in workload in our food and safety team an exciting opportunity has arisen for the appointment of a full time and permanent experienced principal food and safety officer.
You will provide a customer focussed approach to business regulation requirements across the District. The role involves the provision of expert advice, support and guidance to both existing and new businesses enforcing food safety and health and safety legislation in those businesses. You will also be expected to carry out reactive communicable disease control and complaint investigation work and to contribute to other areas of enforcement such as licensing, event work and environmental protection.
You will be an experienced food law enforcement officer with competency to inspect category A to E food businesses and be familiar with the approval process and holding registration with the Environmental Health Registration Board (EHRB).
You will be a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a commitment to continuing professional development to deliver the duties of the post.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Jane Day on 01934 634528
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Thursday 22 October 2020