Waste Management Enforcement Officer - Preston

Recruiter
Sprint Employment Services
Location
Preston
Salary
From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Waste Management Enforcement Officer

Our client is a local council authority who is looking to recruit for an Enforcement Monitoring Officer initially on a six month basis but this is likely to be extended well beyond this.

Purpose of the Role

To undertake formal and informal enforcement action against individuals and businesses that breach waste related legislation, through investigation of offences leading to prosecution, issuing of penalty notices or other appropriate action.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Implement policies in respect of enforcement of waste related issues
  • Take appropriate enforcement action breaches of legislation
  • Carry out general enforcement duties including issuing fixed penalty notices
  • Collection of evidence to support all enforcement activities and documented in accordance with The Police and Criminal Evidence Act
  • Inspect contents of refuse sacks to identify breaches of legislation
  • Advise, educate and inform customers of their obligations and the services that are available
  • Liaison with refuse crews, street cleansing staff and other colleagues on all matters regarding enforcement
  • Demonstrate a confident, assertive and professional manner when dealing with customers ensuring all codes of conduct are adhered to at all times
  • Investigate traveller encampments, liaising directly with travellers and carrying out any enforcement activity required
  • Attending forums and out of hours meetings on an ad hoc basis
  • The Candidate

  • Have fully checkable work history
  • DBS check will be required prior to commencing role
  • Outstanding communication skills both verbal and written
  • Have previous experience within an enforcement environment
  • Previous working knowledge of local authorities would be advantageous
  • Salary £25k per annum

    37hrs per week (Mon-Fri flexible working)

    Please apply in strict confidence
    This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/77692453