Environmental Compliance (Contaminated Land) Officer
Job Title: Environmental Compliance (Contaminated Land) Officer (P1488)
Salary: £21,080 up to £23,080 inclusive annual salary + up to 19.7% employer pension contribution, plus car user allowance
Post: Part time (18.5 hours/week)
Location: Flexible working options including hybrid
Annual Leave: 30.5 up to 33.5 days, plus public bank holidays
Closing Date for applications: 2 July 2023
Interviews are scheduled for w/c: 10 July 2023
St Albans is a unique English Cathedral City with a colourful history which can be seen in the Roman remains and variety of beautiful architecture, heritage sites and conservation areas. Set within green belt, off the M25, A1M and M1 the District includes a cathedral, historic city centre and charming villages. Our refurbished offices are in the city centre near to the station (London St Pancras 20 minutes), shops and restaurants. In short it is a great place to live and work.
We are looking for a talented officer to join the team to deliver all contaminated land consultation and investigations. You will be supporting the Environmental Compliance team’s response to planning applications and response to external Environmental Information Requests (EIR) and Freedom of Information Requests (FOI). This role also has a proactive element in relation to the Council’s responsibilities under Part IIA of the Environmental Protection Act 1990.
You must be educated to degree level (or equivalent) with a relevant Environmental Health qualification. You must have specialist experience in contaminated land work and a good grasp of relevant environmental legislation. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills is essential for this post.
In addition to working within a great team and a comprehensive salary you will have access to:
- 30.5 up to 33.5 days annual leave + public bank holidays
- Up to 19.7% employer contributions (Local Government Pension Scheme)
- Reimbursement of professional fees
- Training and career development opportunities
- Flexible working options
- Travel discount and welfare support
- Discounted membership and selected local sports and fitness centres
This post is subject to a Basic Disclosure Check.
For an informal discussion, please contact David Webb, Environmental Protection Manager on 01727 819431.
For full details visit www.stalbans.gov.uk or email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone (01727) 819251 stating your details and the post reference number.