Job Details - Environmental Health & Trading Standards Assistant

Environmental Health & Trading Standards Assistant

Ref: PCHRA15494/7194

Salary: £15,239 to £16,495 Grade 4 (SCP 5 to SCP 9)
Closing Date: 12:00, 19 August 2019

INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY

INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY

We have a 6 month vacancy for an Environmental Health & Trading Standards Assistant within the Food & Health Protection team of Environmental Health & Trading Standards.

The successful candidate would be required to assist the service in both operational and clerical / administrative duties including sampling, assisting officers on investigations and inspections, as well as providing telephone and clerical support. They would also be involved in the issuing of Social Media bulletins, record keeping, calibration and maintenance of equipment, monitoring levels of resources and assisting in maintaining the continuity of evidence.

The successful candidate will also carry out informal sampling and test purchasing of products and services, assist in the recording and investigation of complaints, take statements and provide advice. There will also be an element of public and consumer education.

The post holder will be office based, but will also be required to visit retail, industrial, farm and similar premises primarily within the Neath Port Talbot area.

This post is subject to a Standard Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

For an informal discussion, please contact:- Mark Thomas, Environmental Health & Trading Standards Manager, on 01639 685612 or email m.thomas2@npt.gov.uk

You may apply online, download an application pack or contact the HR Recruitment Team by e-mail at jobs@npt.gov.uk or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

Welsh: Not required

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on jobs@npt.gov.uk

Directorate:ENVIRONMENT
Section:ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & TRADING STANDARDS
Hours:30 hours per week
Contract:TEMPORARY 6 MONTHS
Location:THE QUAYS