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Contaminated Land Officer - PO2

Vacancy Summary
Employer:
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Salary:
£39,774 to £42,684 (excluding Marketing Supplement)
Location:
Waltham Forest
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
No
Closing Date:
02/10/2019 at 23:30 PM
Reference:
N&C/19/107923
Vacancy Description

Contaminated Land Officer

PAY: £37,948 to £40,711 [PO2] (incl. Market Supplement) 

Location: The Magistrates Building, 1 Farnan Avenue, Waltham Forest Town Hall Complex, Forest Road, Walthamstow E17 4NX

DBS Check: No

Would you like to be part of an ambitious Environmental Protection Team in London? 

  • Exciting and challenging work environment – lots of variety and opportunities to stretch your capabilities
  • Career progression – we provide training and courses to help you improve your potential
  • A range of staff benefits, from flexible working and a tax-free bike scheme to discounts in stores and interest-free travel loans.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Contaminated Land Officer. The appointed officer will show pride and passion for public service and be able to create and engage others in delivering a shared vision. They will be able to form effective partnerships both internally and externally, sharing information, resources and support.

Displaying excellent verbal and written communication skills, and flexibility in working patterns and practices, the successful candidate will be able to use evidence and knowledge to support accurate, expert decisions and advice, and understand how this role fits in with and supports organisational objectives.

We are looking for a motivated and dedicated officer with a demonstrable commitment to top quality services, with relevant contaminated land qualifications and/or experience.

The Council will offer appropriate support to successful candidates in their professional development

About Waltham Forest 

The London Borough of Waltham Forest is fiercely ambitious. We want to make sure each and every one of our residents enjoys a quality life in London.

Join our plans for growth

We have a hugely ambitious growth agenda and pride ourselves on being forward thinking and an organisation that sets high expectations. We are working with partners to secure investment in making our borough a better place, are progressing with plans to build 12,000 new homes by 2020, and have an ambitious £5million digital programme, with more investment to come.

Be part of the vision

Our aim is that every single Waltham Forest resident enjoys a good quality life. We have a no-nonsense approach to getting things done and are embarking on a new phase in our transformation where three key priorities will underpin our ‘Creating Futures’ strategy:

  • Keep Waltham Forest clean and safe
  • Ensure a decent roof over residents’ heads
  • Improve residents’ life chances.

How to apply

To apply, please complete the application form and submit within the given deadline

Closing date: 30th September 2019

Interview Date: TBC



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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