Senior Environment Co-Ordinator (Permanent)

£35,989 - £39,347 per year
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Based at Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual within the Public Protection service. Reporting to the Public Realm and Environment Manager, you will be responsible for the coordination and operational management of a team of public protection employees and you will contribute to both corporate and Community Planning objectives. As the Senior Environment Coordinator, you will have responsibility for supporting the development, maintenance and improvement of the Public Realm with a focus on Town Centres and Public Parks as well as in local communities, working across Renfrewshire.

In conjunction with the Public Realm and Environment Manager, you will support the delivery of effective and efficient environmental response and enforcement services including dog fouling, fly tipping, Pest Control and supporting Paisley First in maintaining Purple Flag status for Paisley Town Centre. Knowledge of procedures, practices and environmental legislation relevant to the post is essential, as are excellent communication skills, a working knowledge of Microsoft packages and the ability to work both as part of a team and on your own initiative. You will require a proven track record of strategic financial management, knowledge of the statutory and legislative requirements of the service and be an excellent communicator.

It is essential that applicants hold an appropriate professional qualification and it is extremely desirable that you possess experience of working within a public protection or regulatory services environment within a large and diverse organisation. Possession of a driving licence is also essential. The successful applicant may be required to participate in the Public Protection out of hours standby service, where required.

If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check. The level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit Closing Date: Monday 1 May 2017

See also: Senior Environment Co-ordinator JOB OUTLINE.docx