Pollution Control Officer

Eden Brown
Warwickshire, UK
Closing date
6 Feb 2021

View more

Contract Type

Job Details

A Warwickshire based Local Authority require a Pollution Control Officer for a 3 month period, immediate start available.

The role will revolve around dealing with Nuisance Complaints, Environmental Permitting, Planning Consultations.

Rates : £17.47 to £18.63 per hour.

The Duties of the Post Include:

The implementation of the Council's Contaminated Land Inspection Strategy, together with a formulation of advice on the remediation of known areas of contaminated land.

Identification, investigation and monitoring of air, land, noise and water pollution . Taking acoustic measurements and recordings where appropriate and interpreting gathered data. Taking formal and informal action to secure environmental improvement in appropriate cases.

The processing of applications for permits under relevant legislation, including the inspection of premises, preparation of documentation, and the writing of permit conditions. The re-inspection of relevant premises to ensure compliance with conditions, and making the necessary variations.

The identification of areas which would benefit from environmental improvement in terms of pollution reduction, preparation of such improvement strategies in conjunction with others, and their implementation.

Support the ongoing assessment of air quality and the implementation of any new air quality strategies.

Experience of investigation and enforcement, including the initiation of prosecutions.

Experience of monitoring equipment / regimes and / or software.
Experience of policy development and consultation.
Evidence of working with groups, people, projects etc. involving meetings, planning, presentation/speaking skills, organising

The person

Able to communicate with clarity and confidence
An understanding of relevant legislation and the underlying concepts and principles of the specialist area
Current or past experience in related work
Relevant degree or other professional qualification (s) e.g. BSc./MSc.

If you are interested in discussing the role further please apply for the role of email (url removed) and I will give you a call.

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert