Directorate: Public Health & Regulatory Services
Starting salary: JM1:- £32,234 per annum
Location: Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Fixed term - 12 Months
Closing date: Monday 02 August 2021
We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and experienced Scientific Officer to join our Environmental Protection & Licensing Team. This is a full-time, fixed term position for 12 months.
The Environmental Protection & Licensing Team sits within the broader Public Health and Regulatory Services directorate and delivers a range of regulatory functions across the council.
As a member of the Environmental Protection & Licensing Team you will cover a wide range of environmental protection functions relating to Air Quality, Contaminated Land, Environmental Permitting, Scrap Metal Dealers, Planning Liaison, Bathing Water, Drinking Water and the monitoring of Outdoor Events. You will also be required to support the team in investigating nuisance complaints arising from residential, commercial and industrial premises.
You must hold a degree / diploma in Environmental Health, Environmental Science or relevant science subject with experience of working in a relevant field.
If you have the required qualities and skills and are an excellent communicator then we want to hear from you!
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Dee Mawn, Environmental Health Services Manager on 01275 884162
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Monday 23 August 2021
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, 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.