Location: 5 Pancras Square
Salary: £27,093 to £29,188
Contract Type: Permanent, full time, 36 hours per week
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion
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25 days holiday (27 days after 5 years' service)
Camden is focused on creating the conditions for people to lead high quality and fulfilling lives. We are committed to delivering frontline services in an efficient and professional manner reaffirming our responsibility to quality of life for our communities.
As a Pest Control Officer within Environmental Health, Business and Consumer Services your focus will be to deliver pest control treatments, carry out drainage inspections and provide advice and guidance to customers.
We are seeking a highly motivated Pest Control Officer to join our busy Environmental Health team. You will:
- hold a professional qualification in pest control
- hold a valid and full UK driving licence with no major convictions
- have good knowledge/understanding of the legislative framework relevant to pests and drainage issues
- have the ability to carry out inspections relevant to the work area; on occasion, outside normal core working hours
- have good observational and investigation skills, including identification of pests and other insects
- an organised approach to your own workload whilst dealing with conflicting priorities
- able to work with other services and provide a customer service focused approach.
If you want to find out more about what it’s like to work at Camden to help you decide whether we’re a good fit for you, please click HERE to complete our online scenario based questionnaire. Please note, this does not form part of the application and will not be used as part of the selection process.
Camden’s main offices are located in modern award winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.
Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.
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How to apply:
To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the technical knowledge and experience section of the job profile (see link below) focusing on the issues in “About You” in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.
Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.
Closing date for applications: Monday 24th September 2018, 23:59
Interviews to be held: Wednesday 3rd October 2018 (candidates must be readily available on this date. Interview invites will be sent directly to the email address provided on your application – please ensure you check junk folder).
To view the Job profile for this vacancy please click HERE
Please quote reference: 180000RE
Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are; 15th October, 19th November, 17th December (TBC)