Environmental Compliance Officer

  • Contract
  • Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
  • £23 per hour

Environmental Compliance Officer
A client of mine in St Albans is looking for an Environmental Compliance Officer to join their team for a period of 3 months, this is a part time role of 18.5 hours per week and is office based.

Role Purpose
To contribute to the work of the specialist environmental team to ensure compliance with the enforcement policies, protocols and the statutory requirements of the various government agencies.
The role delivers all contaminated land consultation and investigations, including supporting the Environmental Compliance Team’s response to planning applications, response to external Environmental Information Requests and Freedom of Information Requests and consultation and advise to the Construction and Design team.
This role also has a proactive element in relation to the responsibilities under Part IIA of the Environmental Protection Act, 1990 identifying land which is potentially contaminated.

Educated to degree or equivalent level in a subject area relating to one of the specialist functions (or in exceptional cases where considerable experience in the specialist are can be demonstrated)
Membership of appropriate professional body or equivalent experience
Evidence of continuous professional development
Mandatory practising certificates, where appropriate
Management qualification or undertaking/completion of a recognised management development/leadership programme,
An additional qualification in a related area of work..
Up to date and working knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, standards and core disciplines of work area relating to contaminated land and environmental Health.
Knowledge and understanding of:
-functions of local government
-major issues and challenges facing specific work area
-performance management and target setting in relation to delivery of front line regulatory services
-project working
Understanding of health and safety issues relevant to work area
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and work specific GIS software packages

Please note this role falls inside IR35.

To apply for this position please submit your up to date CV via email kotton@strideresourcing.com or contact Karen Otton on 02392 314795.

stride is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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