Essential car user allowance is available for this post where the post holder’s car is used for work.
London Borough of Tower Hamlets requires a Pest Control Supervisor to assist in providing a high quality pest control service. You will have managerial responsibility for up to six pest control officers.
Within the Environment Health & Trading Standards Service there is a determination to continue to develop and implement technical and practical systems to proactively target pest species threatening the health of residents, visitors and people working within the borough. The appointed officer will be expected to fully participate and contribute to these processes.
To provide, develop and maintain a responsive and effective Pest Control Service to meet the changing needs of Tower Hamlets’ multi-cultural community, which reflect the Council’s Core Values.
To supervise a team of Pest Control Officers and to deputise for the Team Leader Pest Control when required.
The person appointed will be enthusiastic, dedicated and highly motivated. You will also hold an RSPH Level 2 certificate in pest control or equivalent and have broad experience in Pest Control work, including investigations within residential properties and, preferably, experience in environmental health pest control. You must also have up to date knowledge of Pest Control legislation, work practices and recent developments.
Demonstrable experience of managing, motivating and developing staff.
The ability to use information technology systems and equipment, to respond effectively in pressurised and difficult situations and to deal courteously and sympathetically with all service users and colleagues, is also essential.
Post holder shall have a full, clean driving licence. You will have the ability to undertake heavy manual handling work.