Environmental Health Officer


Permanent Full Time

Hastings District Council's Environmental Health team plays an important role in contributing to community safety, by ensuring food, liquor and other businesses fulfil the legal requirements governing their standards of service.

The Council is seeking an Environmental Health Officer to join this team and help keep Hastings a safe and pleasant place to live.

The role includes responding to and investigating complaints, monitoring business premises and ensuring compliance with the laws and bylaws relating to environmental health.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A tertiary qualification which meets the requirements of the Environmental Health Officers Regulations 1993.

  • Experience and knowledge in working under the food licensing framework.

  • Good computer skills.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Sound judgement and decision making skills.

  • A commitment to customer service, team work and continuous improvement.

  • A current and valid New Zealand Driver’s Licence.

To apply please register and submit your CV and cover letter.

Location: Hastings

Closing Date: Friday, September 22, 2017

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Job no: IFAI739066