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Job Category: EnvironmentalLocation: Swale House, Richmond, DL10 9SP, North Yorkshire County CouncilHours Per Week: 37.00Start Date: Immediate StartStart Time: 08:15End Time: 17:15Salary: £27.71 Environmental Health Officer Required. Pollution controlStatutory nuisancePlanning consultationsIf possible, private sector housing enforcement 37 hours per week, 2 days required within the office at Mercury House, Richmond. MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:⦁ To carry out the full range of environmental health work in relation to their function.⦁ To carry out other environmental health functions within the scope of the EHS as and when required. RANGE OF DECISION MAKING:⦁ Inspecting and auditing premises and activities and assessing their compliance with legislation in relation to their function and deciding and implementing a course of action following the inspection or audit.⦁ Investigation of requests for service and deciding and implementing an appropriate course of action.⦁ The service of notices in... their own name in accordance with the Councils’ Schemes of Delegation and the Environmental Health Service’s enforcement policies and procedures.⦁ Recommendations to the Environmental Health and Housing Options Manager for the institution of legal proceedings. Preparation of evidence and presentation in court.⦁ Evaluation of information received or obtained in relation to their function and deciding on appropriate courses of action. ⦁ Representing the EHS at Council meetings, working groups and relevant outside organisations in relation to the work of the EHS. ⦁ To carry out the full range of Environmental Health Functions under statutory and non-statutory provisions for which the Service has responsibilities within the areas of the Richmondshire District.⦁ To carry out interventions and inspections of premises and the enforcement of legislation relevant to such inspections over the full range of environmental health including food safety, health & safety, environmental protection, animal welfare, housing standards and public health legislation administered by the Councils.⦁ To investigate requests for service in respect of the full range of functions of EHS.⦁ To prepare and present educational and promotional materials.⦁ To assist with licensing and enforcement duties with regard to a range of premises and persons required to be licensed or registered by the Council. ⦁ To respond to atmospheric and other pollution requests for service and observations and enforce legislation relevant to such incidents.⦁ To respond to consultations on planning applications and completion of Local Authority search forms.⦁ To carry out such administrative duties commensurate with the post and to keep and maintain records.⦁ To operate ICT systems associated with this post.⦁ To undertake such other duties of a comparable nature and level of responsibility as may be required from time to time by the Environment Health Team Leader or Environmental Health and Housing Options Manager.⦁ To support the efficient implementation and continuing development of the service, to agreed objectives for both authorities
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