Regulatory Services at Barnsley protect the health, safety and well-being of those who live, work in and visit the borough, enabling local businesses to comply with their regulatory responsibilities. That’s where you come in, as an Environmental Health Officer in the Covid Team. You will primarily be involved workplace outbreaks, investigating covid service requests, providing advice and support to businesses. There may also be the opportunity to be involved in other work of the service.
Creativity, ambition and a focus on people. That’s what matters at Barnsley Council. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. It’s all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and doing good for our communities. We’re now more innovative, more efficient and provide better value for money.
Your role in our journey
As an EHO in the Covid Team, you’ll be at the forefront of our response to the pandemic You’ll have a professional approach, and the ability to work with people, helping them comply with the legislation. You’ll also have the skills to take enforcement action when required.
What you’ll need
You will need a level 6 degree in Environmental Health and the Certificate of Registration with the Environmental Health Registration Board.
A recognised qualification relevant to the work of the team, will unlock higher level positions dependent on your relevant professional experience. Knowledge of regulatory services and food hygiene/health and safety/infectious disease legislation is essential. Whatever level you join us at, you will also bring to the role a commitment to work flexibly, and an appetite for engaging in continuous training and professional development in this rewarding field of work.
For an informal discussion please contact Head of Regulatory Services, firstname.lastname@example.org