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Port Health Officer/Senior Port Health Officer

  • Employer: Ashford Borough Council
  • Reference: ASH/22/192596
  • Published: Tue 26/04/2022, 16:18 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 22/05/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Full Time, Nights
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £35,340 to £40,923
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Kent

We offer:
14% Shift allowance, salary-linked pension scheme and generous holiday entitlement.

About us:
A new Border Control Post is being set up in Ashford on the Sevington site, near junction 10A of the M20. This site will provide the customs and transit checks required for hauliers following Brexit.

The Role:
Reporting to the Principal Port Health Officer you will be responsible for undertaking a range of statutory duties to safeguard public health. Conducting Official Controls you will be carrying out checks on imports of products of animal origin and high risk food not of animal origin in order to ensure that only products that are safe to eat enter the food chain. 

In addition you will direct the work and activities of the Senior Technical Officer, Technical Officer, and Technical Assistant.

Who are we looking for?
We are looking for someone who:

  • Someone who can manage and prioritise a busy work load and who is capable of working independently or as a team.
  • Someone who can make justifiable decisions based on facts.
  • Has excellent communication skills.
  • Is Adaptable, self-reliant, dependable, confident, creative problem solver.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Liga Sadovska on 01233 330221.

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Ashford Borough Council recognises the need to ensure the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults when they come into contact with the services we provide.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces Community

  • Employer: Ashford Borough Council
  • Reference: ASH/22/192596
  • Published: Tue 26/04/2022, 16:18 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 22/05/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Full Time, Nights
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £35,340 to £40,923
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Kent

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