Environmental Health Officer

  • Contract
  • Bedford, United Kingdom
  • £35 to £45 per annum

Environmental Health Officer

A client of mine in Bedford is looking for an Environmental Health Officer specialising in food safety to join their team initially for a 3 month contract but with a view to become a permanent position thereafter.

Experience of taking enforcement action including undertaking closures of food business is a must. Anyone wishing to apply should have the knowledge and recent experience to demonstrate an ability to carry out official food controls and enforce food law in all categories of food premises risks.

Will also be required to undertake food safety, food standards and health and safety hazard spotting at each food establishment. Where contraventions have been found notices will have to be served and enforcement action taken on non-compliance. The officers will also undertake food sampling and may have to undertake reactive work and participate in health and safety projects.


BSc/MSc or Diploma in Environmental Health and hold the EHRB Certificate of Registration/Diploma in Environmental Health.

Food Safety Officer with comprehensive food safety knowledge with a Higher Certificate in Food Premises Inspection registered with EHRB or equivalent.

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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