Public Protection

Environmental Protection Officer

East of England


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Andy Chan

Consultant | Environmental Health

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July start | £35+ph

Location: Essex

Salary: £35 + per hour (DOE)

Contract: 6 months

Start: July

Hours: Full-time/Part-time, hybrid working (50:50)

Our client, a local authority based in Cambridgeshire, is seeking an Environmental Protection Officer to join their team. In this role, you will be responsible for dealing with statutory complaints, planning applications, and enforcement.

Key responsibilities:

  • Investigate statutory nuisance complaints.
  • Planning consultations.
  • Enforcement.
  • Use noise measuring equipment to assess noise levels (desirable but not essential).
  • Prepare reports and attend court as required.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A degree in Environmental Health or experience in similar.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work independently and manage a busy workload.

We would like to attract talent from all corners of the Environmental Health world for this role. Our commitment is to an equitable recruitment process so feel free to apply in any way that suits you, via WhatsApp, video message, or CV, the more creative the better. If these opportunities are not exactly what you are looking for, please feel free to get in contact to discuss what you will be looking for. We are you and you are us.

If you are interested or know anyone who might be, please get in touch with me via

Consultant | Environmental Health

Andy Chan

Since starting in Oyster’s Environmental Health team in 2022, Andy has been working tirelessly to establish himself in the market and start growing his network of candidates and build relationships.
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