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Noise and Nuisance Officer

  • Job reference: SHAB4738230
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Sales
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Job description: Noise and Nuisance Officer, Manchester.

The team works on an 8 week shift pattern made up of earlies (08.00 - 16.30), lates (11.30 - 20.00) and nights (20.45 - 04.30).

The team deal with all complaints of domestic noise across the city as well as noise from commercial and licensed premises. This is normally address using the legislation set out in the Environmental Protection Act 1990. We also deal with construction noise from building sites.

The licensing side of the role is about looking at new licenses that have been submitted and commenting on these, as well as carrying out visits to licensed premises to ensure that they are compliant with their conditions. If they are not we work with the premises to address this which can lead to enforcement action.

The team carries out street trading and pedlar enforcement in the City Centre and around events, such as Parklife, football matches at the Etihad etc. This is around ensuring that the traders have the correct permissions and they are following the rules set out in legislation. For Pedlars we use the Manchester Act 2010. If traders are in breach of this we will carry out seizures and prosecutions.

The team carries out smoke free enforcement (smoking indoors), particularly around shisha premises. This is done using fixed penalty notices to those smoking and we also prosecute the premises for allowing this.

In addition to the above we have involvement in all major event which take place in the city, such as Pride, Summer in the City, Etihad concerts, Parklife etc. We also run a number of initiative around students to ensure that are aware of the issues of living within a residential community.

If you are interested in this post then please forward your CV too me asap or call me on 01772 208966.