Environmental Health Officer G13 (£36,864-£41,847 ), G14 ( £41,867 - £47,408 -after 2 years post qualification experience in food law enforcement ).
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job purpose/about the role
To contribute to the fulfilment of the Council’s statutory responsibility for delivering Environmental Health services.
Aberdeen City Council are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, self-motivated Environmental Health Officer who can accept and tackle demanding goals to ensure effective service delivery. Based in the Commercial Team , you will be required to undertake the full range of food law activities, occupational health and safety interventions, inspection of vessels requiring ship sanitation certification and responding to licensing consultations You will be responsible for ensuring that statutory requirements are complied with, taking enforcement action where necessary and implementing Council policies, with a view to ensuring that risks to public health and safety are adequately controlled, encouraging compliance with the law and enhancement of public health through promotion, education and advice at all levels. The post will require occasional out of hours work.
The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:
the Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) Diploma in Environmental Health or have received confirmation from REHIS of the equivalency of other qualifications
Full UK driving licence
The postholder is able to demonstrate:
The field of food safety/occupational health and safety
Writing reports and keeping accurate records.
Ability to work to deadlines.
Ability to plan and organise work effectively.
Presentations to different audiences
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