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Environmental Health Officer - Selective Licensing

Job Ref S70

Salary: PO1/4 = £28,746 - £30,978

We are seeking a qualified Environmental Health professional who wishes to develop their career in a friendly but challenging environment to assist the Private Sector Housing Manager introduce the boroughs first Selective Licensing Area.

You will work in our busy Private Sector Housing team who undertake the full range of housing duties, including the enforcement of housing standards, the investigation of harassment and illegal evictions of private tenants, Licensing, and disabled facilities grants.

Ideally you will have good communication skills with the ability to prioritise your own workload and lead / motivate others. You will also have a working knowledge of the Housing Health and Safety Rating system, hold a full driving licence and have the daily use of a vehicle.

Applications are welcome from environmental health graduates who are to complete professional examinations and gain EHRB registration within the next 6 months. Until registration is obtained applicants will be employed as a Housing Technical officer on Scale 6 (£22,937 - £24,472 per annum).

For an informal discussion, please contact Paul Lloyd, Private Sector Housing Manager on 01282 661029 or email paul.lloyd@pendle.gov.uk.

For an application pack, email rachel.birkett@liberata.com; dial 01282 878811 (24 hour answerphone), or visit http://www.pendle.gov.uk/. For people with hearing difficulties who have access to a minicom, please dial 01282 878992 using the minicom machine.

Closing date for applications Tuesday 7th April 2015

Interviews are expected to be on the 6th May 2015