Job Information


Environmental Health Officer

REFERENCE
2008809


COUNCIL
Cassowary Coast Regional Council


DESCRIPTION

  • Cassowary Coast Regional Council
  • Tropical North Queensland

Between the hustle and bustle of Cairns and Townsville in North Queensland lies the Cassowary Coast Region renowned for its relaxed tropical lifestyle, beauty and cultural diversity. The region is bordered by the Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Rainforests, secluded beaches and tropical islands and is home to approximately 30,000 people.

The Position: Reporting to the Coordinator Regulatory Services you will be responsible for ensuring compliance and enforcement of the environmental and public health regulations including undertaking investigations, inspections and approvals relating to public health, food, vector control, asbestos, litter, illegal dumping, waste reduction, skin penetration, environmental nuisance and local laws permits.

Skills / Experience Required: To be successful in this role you will possess:
• Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Health and eligibility for membership with the Institute of Environmental Health Australia;
• Sound experience within a similar position ideally within Queensland Local Government;
• Ability to interpret, apply and communicate the applicable Acts, Regulations and Local Laws;
• Demonstrated knowledge of environmental health issues faced by rural Local Governments;
• Demonstrated experience in conducting audits, routine inspections and investigating complaints;
• Well-developed communication, negotiation and conflict resolution skills; and
• Current "C" Class Driver's Licence.


SALARY

$58,560.84 - $78,677.04 plus benefits


EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Permanent (view all permanent positions)


TO APPLY

To obtain an Information Package contact:
Faith Della-Sabina P: (07) 5477 5433
Email: faith@logoapp.com.au

Applications close Monday, 29th January 2018


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