Public Protection

Senior Environmental Health Officer / Senior Food and Safety Officer

East of England

£33k- £40k  

Per annum


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Andy Chan

Consultant | Environmental Health

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Our client, a local authority based in Norfolk, is seeking an experienced Senior Environmental Health Officer to join their Commercial team. Your duty includes Food Safety, Health and Safety, and Infectious Diseases

Key responsibilities:

  • Carry out routine inspections and investigations, ensuring compliance with legislation and regulations.
  • Provide advice and guidance on environmental health matters to businesses.
  • Investigate complaints and take enforcement action where necessary.
  • Prepare reports and attend court as required.
  • Support and mentor junior members of the team.
  • Work closely with Food Safety Team Leader

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A degree in Environmental Health or equivalent
  • EHRB/CIEH registered
  • Up-to-date CPD
  • Up-to-date competency framework
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
  • The ability to work independently and with a team

*Candidates with a Higher Certificate in Food Hygiene or Control together with a NEBOSH certificate (or diploma) will be considered.

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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