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Vacancy Details

Environmental Enforcement Officer

Employer:
Folkestone & Hythe District Council
Salary:
£21,405 - £24,113 (Grade D)
Location:
Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2QY
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Evenings/Flexible Hours/Full Time/Weekends
Hours:
37 hours per week. The 37 hours will be worked on a shift basis between 07.00 hours and 19.00 hours, 7 days per week. Work outside these hours may be required from time to time for targeted operations..
DBS Check:
Yes
Closing Date:
26/02/2019 at 12:00 PM
Reference:
SD/19/88877
Folkestone & Hythe District Council

Folkestone & Hythe District Council, based in Folkestone, Kent, serves a population of 108,000 and covers a district of 140 square miles. The M20 offers easy access to London and the high speed rail service offers travel times to the capital of under an hour.

The council works to six key objectives:

• More Homes
• More Jobs
• Appearance Matters
• Health Matters
• Achieving Stability
• Delivering Excellence

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our Environmental Enforcement Team.  The post holder will support in improving the district and assist in the effective delivery of the environmental patrol function, (Dog Control, dog fouling, littering, fly tipping, waste out early, community protection etc) in accordance with all relevant statutes, guidance, policies and procedures .

The successful candidate will need to be able to:
• Handle difficult situations and confrontation
• Keep calm under pressure
• Have excellent communication skills
• Have the ability to work as part of a team or by themselves

Above all else, if you have a genuine interest within Environmental Enforcement and you are excited about the opportunity to get out in the district and make a difference, whilst enjoying a challenge and are motivated by results, then we want to hear from you.

For an informal discussion please contact Karen Weller (Environmental Protection Team Leader) on 01303853251 or karen.weller@folkestone-hythe.gov.uk 

The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is 12pm on Tuesday 26th February 2019.  Interviews will be held on Monday 11th March 2019.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided below. Please note that we do not accept CV's without a fully completed application form.

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