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Environmental Health Officer - Alice Springs

Environmental Health Officer - City of Ryde


Environmental Health Officer - Alice Springs

Join a dynamic team responsible for a diverse range of environmental health activities. The positions are available in the vibrant contemporary town of Alice Springs. It offers an amazing opportunity to participate in urban and remote community development programs. This unique work opportunity offers supreme personal and job satisfaction.

The successful applicant will be required to conduct statutory surveillance activities, review development applications and conduct environmental health investigations in town and outback locations. Throw in our famous relaxed lifestyle, excellent facilities and amazing surroundings and it’s easy to see why the Territory is such a great place to live and work.

Applications are sought from suitably qualified and experienced Environmental Health Officers. Make this the opportunity to discover your full potential. Graduates are also encouraged to apply.

Selection will be made at the P1 or P2 level depending on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant.

Closing date for applications

22 April 2019

Job location

Alice Springs & Central Australia

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Vacancy Number: 30823

Salary Range and Rewards

Professional 1 Remuneration Package Range $71,483 - $92,183 (comprising salary $61,777 - $79,667, superannuation, leave loading and the value of 2 weeks extra recreation leave)

Professional 2 Remuneration Package Range $94,941 - $113,538 (comprising salary $82,050 - $98,396, superannuation, leave loading and the value of 2 weeks extra recreation leave)

Responsibilities/Other Requirements

P1 POSITION DESCRIPTION

P2 POSITION DESCRIPTION

Desirable criteria /Duties

Degree in Environmental Health or science degree with appropriate post graduate qualification in Environmental Health from an Australian tertiary institution, eligible for recognition as an Environmental Health Officer.

Applicants should address the selection criteria and provide a current CV and contact details for 2 referees (email address & phone no.). For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit www.nt.gov.au/jobs

Job applications will be sent to this email address

Contact person

For further information please contact Fiona Smith on 08 8955 6122 or fionaM.smith@nt.gov.au

The preferred or recommended applicant will be required to hold a current Working with Children Clearance notice / Ochre Card (application forms available from SAFE NT @ www.workingwithchildren.nt.gov.au) and undergo a criminal history check. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history.

Applications close 22 April 2019

Environmental Health Officer - City of Ryde

With an area that encompasses the Macquarie Park Business Precinct, Macquarie University, and 4 major retail centres, The City of Ryde is a dynamic, vibrant local government area located only 12 kilometres from Sydney.

Right now, there is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Environmental Health Officer to join our Health, Building, and Environment department based at North Ryde.

Closing date for applications

28 April 2019 at 11:30 pm

Job location

North Ryde

Vacancy Type

Permanent - 35 hours per week

Salary Range and Rewards

$79,452 to $94,586 p.a. (subject to your qualifications and experience), plus Superannuation, with opportunities for annual performance based salary progression, on-going training and development and a friendly team environment in modern offices at North Ryde.

An attractive vehicle lease-back option is also available and working conditions include an optional RDO each 3rd week.

Responsibilities/Other Requirements

  • To monitor food premises, hair and beauty salons, skin penetration premises, public swimming pools and water-cooling systems for compliance with environmental health legislation
  • To investigate and respond to complaints concerning public health risks
  • To investigate and respond to pollution incidents and complaints
  • To investigate and respond to complaints concerning weeds
  • To assess environmental health impacts of major development applications and applications involving regulated premises

Desirable criteria /Duties

  • Post graduate qualifications in environmental health or a related field
  • Completion of the Public Health Emergency Management Course conducted by NSW Health
  • Knowledge of Environmental Planning legislation
  • Knowledge of building construction theory and regulations
  • Knowledge of pool safety requirements
  • Bi-lingual language skills

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Contact person

For further information please contact Craig Redfern on (02) 9952 8273

Applications close 28 April 2019 at 11:30 pm

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