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Waste Enforcement Officer

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Ipswich Borough Council
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Salary details:
£23,369 - £24,799
Job term:
Full Time
Fixed Term
Closing date:
31 July 2019 11:30 PM
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37 hpw. 1 - 9pm shifts, Monday - Friday. Fixed term contract for 8 months, with the possibility to extend.

Overview of the job

The Environmental Protection team are seeking a Waste Enforcement Officer to provide a range of regulatory and enabling functions that affect the daily lives of people living, working and relaxing in Ipswich. The service includes out of hours working aimed at protecting and improving public health, the local environment and quality of life.


The post involves the promotion of responsible citizenship in respect of abandoned vehicles, litter, graffiti, dog fouling, responsible dog ownership and related issues, which include dealing with stray dogs, lost dogs and dangerous dogs in conjunction with the Police. The role will involve taking necessary action to ensure compliance with appropriate legislation through advice, education and appropriate enforcement, such as service of statutory notices and legal proceedings in accordance with council policy.

About you

You will have 2 A levels, 5 GCSEs, or a NVQ Level 3, or 2 years qualitative experience. You will have had experience of dealing with people face-to-face and have the ability to make decisions for a range of problems.

For more information about the role please contact Caroline Talbot on (01473) 433112 or via email at: caroline.talbot@ipswich.gov.uk

Apply online at: www.ipswich.gov.uk/jobs where you can complete the online application form for this vacancy.

Interviews: 31 July 2019.

The selection process will be an interview.

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