Richmondshire District Council

Job summary

Title: Environmental Health Team Leader

Salary: Grade 12 (SCP 38-40), £35,745 - £37,890 per annum

Contract Type: Fixed term ending 31st March 2023

Working Pattern: Full time

Hours: 37

Job Reference: ENVT EHO 02


Richmondshire District Council is developing its Environmental Health Service and is looking to recruit an Environmental Health Team Leader to lead the team and bring forward change.

Applicants for the post will be expected to assist the Manager in the strategic and operational management of the team in the areas of either Residential or Commercial service delivery and will be expected to carry an operational workload.

You will be working within a team of officers that undertake a wide range of duties including the investigation and control of noise, pollution and statutory nuisances, inspection of permitted processes and contaminated land and private sector housing enforcement, as well as consultations in relation to licensed premises and planning applications and enforcement of standards at caravan sites. The opportunity to assist with other Environmental Health functions relating to commercial properties and infectious diseases may also occur.

For more information on the role please contact Kevin Carr, Environmental Health and Housing Options Manager (01748 901180). 

Key documents

For further details please refer to the job description and person specification. To apply please complete our application form:

Job Description Person Specification Application Form

Key dates

  • Closing date: 10am, Monday 1st November 2021
  • Interview date: Wednesday 10th November 2021
  • An application form must be completed. CVs alone will not be accepted.

You can also obtain/return application forms by:

  • Email:
  • By post: Human Resources, Richmondshire District Council, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JX

Equal opportunities

We value diversity in our workforce and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview. Applications invited from all sectors of society, as covered by the Equality Act 2010.

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