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Environmental Health Officer

Job Description

Our client, a local authority based in Southwark are looking for an Environmental Health Officer to join their team. This is on an ongoing contract basis.

The main purpose of the role is to regulate the private rented housing sector by investigating complaints regarding public health and the private rented housing sector.

Carrying out inspections of properties using the Housing Health and Safety Rating System (HHSRS) and serving the appropriate legal notices to remedy the hazards found; and taking follow up enforcement measures such as referring the matter for prosecution or issuing Civil Penalty Notices (CPNs), if the notice can not be complied.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following competencies/attributes;

Relevant professional qualification or training

Candidates will have previous experience of using HHSRS system.

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position. If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jack at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.

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