Food Safety Officer

  • Job Reference: 00032803-1
  • Date Posted: 25 December 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £48.00 to £50.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Government & Defence, Healthcare & Medical, HSE, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

I am seeking a competent EHO for a client in the West Midlands to help with the COVID effort. The contract is to commence as soon as possible. As part of an Outbreak Control process they are recruiting an EHO to deliver prevention work and response to any possible coronavirus outbreaks across the council's district, coupled with a routine food EHO post for potentially post pandemic. IT for remote working to be provided by the council.


EHO qualified to EHORB level or
Experience of interpreting and implementing health and safety legislation and good practice in a commercial setting.
Experience of enforcing health and safety regulation with an enforcing authority.
Car driver / car available


37 hours per week (full time)
Flexible working days
Remote working
Authorised to take enforcement action
Additional support provided within each council
Travel and subsistence paid for travel within the district

Main Responsibilities

Provide covid-19 advice and support to all businesses
Review covid-19 risk assessments
Food Safety Inspections (where possible) - A-E inspections
H&S complaints
Inspect and spot check businesses to ensue covid-19 measures are in place
Support any incidences of local outbreaks as required
Liaise with each council and across district
Liaise with partners including Public Health.

Interviews to be held via telephone ASAP. Please let me know if you're interested in hearing more by calling me or sending your CV or contacting me on (phone number removed).

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