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Environmental Protection Officer ¦ Sheffield ¦ 19ph ¦ 6 Months

Environmental Protection Officer – Commercial Team

Implement and enforce the Public and Environmental Health legislation vested in the Local Authority including undertaking inspections and surveys, the preparation of reports and undertaking legal proceedings.
To implement Public and Environmental Health intervention action and Health Promotion Programmes designed to improve health.
To co-ordinate specific functions and provide a source of expert advice relating to the service disciplines.
To undertake research and develop Public and Environmental Health intervention and Health Promotion initiatives.
To effectively respond to emergency situations.
To assist in arranging seminars, training courses etc.
Implement work programmes and strategies relating to public health.
Achieve and monitor performance targets.
Meet, advise and consult with Councillors, other Council Officials, members of the public, community groups and other bodies, prepare reports and to attend Committees, Public and other meetings as required.
All duties and responsibilities should be carried out in accordance with agreed Council policies and procedures, in particular the Council policies on Equal Opportunities and Health and Safety.
Any other related duties and responsibilities as may arise.