Environmental Health Manager

Hyndburn Borough Council

Environmental Health Manager
Housing Standards
37 Hours Per week
£40,578 – £43,570 Per Annum
This is an exciting time to be joining Hyndurn Borough Councils Environmental Health Team. The team deals with a broad range of Environmental Health duties and is in the process of transition as a number of teams are coming together to form a new Environmental Health service area.

Are you an ambitious, self-motivated, enthusiastic leader who would like to contribute to the development and shaping of a new service? If so we would like to hear from you..

This role covers the functions of private sector rented housing, managing complaints, inspection of houses in multiple occupation and dealing with empty properties across the borough. We are looking for professional, competent and enthusiastic individuals who are able to communicate well at all levels, with the ability to cope with a demanding workload.

Applications are invited from candidates with a degree in Environmental Health or equivalent, with at least five years operational experience and at least two years supervisory/management experience. A management qualification (or working towards) is also required for these posts.

The role requires excellent communication and organisational skills, a flexible approach to work and a solution focused outlook. You will be working in a friendly and supportive environmental and will be expected to work well with all members of the team and wider council colleagues. A good level of effective IT skills and the ability to understand and develop the use of ICT to achieve work objectives is also required.

If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, we would be eager to hear from you.

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Closing Date: Open Ended
Vacancy Ref: 2137