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Environmental Health Team Assistant

  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/21/175748
  • Published: Tue 04/01/2022, 0:49 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 24/01/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 2 (£18,933-£19,698)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP, Leicestershire

Environmental Health Team Assistant

Scale 2 (£18,933-£19,698)

Permanent – 37 hrs per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person who will help organise our busy office and act as the first point of contact for new and existing environmental health enquiries and cases.

The environmental health department has a broad and interesting remit which incorporates a variety of work areas including health and safety, food safety, public health, statutory nuisance complaints, envirocrime, mobile homes and housing issues.

The successful candidate will be responsible for answering the telephone, responding to basic and sometimes complex customer enquiries, liaising with our partner organisations, minute-taking, updating databases, generating statistical reports and assisting officers with investigations and project work.

You will ideally have a good understanding of Microsoft Office applications and familiarity with databases.

The post offers an exciting and satisfying opportunity for candidates who possess strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to learn quickly and to work well under pressure.

Experience working in a customer focussed environment with a good telephone manner and excellent organisational skills would be advantageous.

To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Phillip Fasham (Senior Environmental Health Officer) on 0116 27277548 for an informal discussion. 

Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. 

Should you have any technical issues when applying, please call the Human Resources team on 0116 2727517.

Closing date: Midnight Monday 24th January

Interview date: Wednesday 2nd February

 

Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview under the Disability Confident Scheme. You just need to let us know on the application form. Please note, there may be occasions where it may not be appropriate to interview all applicants under this scheme, this may be due to high number of applications or seasonal high peak times, however the recruiting manager will select the applicant who best meets the essential criteria of the job profile.

 

 

      

  

 

 

 

 

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  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/21/175748
  • Published: Tue 04/01/2022, 0:49 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 24/01/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 2 (£18,933-£19,698)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP, Leicestershire

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