Senior Technical Officer
Worksop, Nottinghamshire

Vacancy Reference: 002284

Location: Worksop, Nottinghamshire

Closing Date: 26/07/2021

Salary: £27,041 - £29,577 per annum

Employment Type: Permanent, full-time

Department: Environmental Health

Hours Per week: 37

Ref: REG1021P - Senior Technical Officer (Neighbourhoods)

Are you passionate about your local environment and would like to help improve the quality of life for local residents? Do you get frustrated by littering and fly-tipping in the District and would like to bring those responsible to account? If so, and you would like the opportunity to make a positive difference then we would love to hear from you.

Bassetlaw in North Nottinghamshire is home for 117,000 residents and benefits from excellent road and rail connections. The district is blessed with a varied landscape including over 10,000 hectares of woodland, many picturesque villages and three larger towns which provide an enviable choice of lifestyles.

We are looking for a Senior Technical Officer who has the skills and ability to deal with a wide variety of issues including investigating statutory nuisance such as noise, light and smoke, fly-tipping, littering and filthy and verminous premise.

As a key member of our friendly Neighbourhoods Team, you will support the work of the team to deal with all areas of environmental health. You will also be required to exercise judgement and make decisions on relevant legislation and carry out prompt investigation of complaints. You must therefore have previous experience of handling difficult situations in a professional manner, the ability to communicate often in demanding circumstances and be able to demonstrate experience of working within a similar environment.

Bassetlaw District Council recognises employees’ commitment to excellence in service delivery, and in return is committed to providing a health work-life balance as part of a generous rewards package, which includes:

  • A minimum of 25 days annual leave rising incrementally each to year to a maximum of 31 days after 5 years’ service, plus bank holidays
  • A generous pension scheme
  • Flexitime Scheme
  • Annual leave purchase scheme
  • Free healthcare cash plan and benefits
  • Family friendly policies
  • Discounted car parking  

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Julian Proudman, Neighbourhood Team Leader on 01909 533533. 

To apply

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please visit Bassetlaw District Council' job site

To request an application pack, please visit, email or telephone the HR Team on (01909) 533121. Please quote position reference REG1021P on the application form and within all correspondence.

Closing date:        9am, Monday 26 July 2021

Interview date:    Tuesday 10 August 2021