Noise & Nuisance Officer
- Greater London, United Kingdom
- £20 to £22 per hour
Noise and Nuisance Officer
A client of mine is currently looking for a Noise & Nuisance Officer to join their team on initially a year’s contract. As a Noise & Nuisance Officer your role will be to ensure that the impact from noise and nuisance, on residents and others within the Borough, is controlled using appropriate enforcement powers, negotiation and practical knowledge within a 24-hour service operation.
Your role will also include responding to service requests relating primarily to noise and nuisance, but on occasions to pollution, pests, housing defects, health and safety matters, food hygiene, outbreaks of food poisoning, cases of infectious disease, hazardous waste and licensing matters. You will need to serve and enforce notices under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, Control of Pollution Act 1974 and other public health legislation to abate noise and nuisance. In addition to this you will need to follow up and make re-visits where informal or formal action has been taken, checking works in progress, ensuring that the necessary works, etc. have been properly executed in accordance with good practice. To identify those cases where notices have not been complied with.
Other requirements of the will involve the following;
To attend court to act as a witness in litigation between the Council and others as and when required.
To advise and comment on Planning and Licence applications.
To give advice to the general public and commercial undertakings on Environmental Health matters relating to premises in the Borough.
To undertake pro-active projects and initiatives to reduce noise and nuisance in the Borough.
To keep abreast of appropriate legal and technical developments in noise and nuisance.
To keep other relevant colleagues informed of all matters relating to the work within his/her case load.
To prepare detailed reports relating to case work and wider noise and nuisance issues.
To apply for this position, you must have relevant experience in a similar position. Please send an updated version of your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call me on 02392322318
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