Safety and Environment Officer

Vacancy Summary
Waverley Borough Council
Starting Salary £26,680 per annum
Godalming - Surrey
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours/Full Time
37 hours per week. This post is a full time role. However, all applications will be considered.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
01/12/2020 at 09:00 AM
Vacancy Description


We are looking for a well organised individual that can demonstrate evidence of self development or training in administration. The post holder will also need experience and knowledge with Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel.

The successful applicant will be providing technical and administrative support to the Emergency Planning and Resilience Officer and Head of Service to coordinate, monitor, develop and review the Corporate Health and Safety, Emergency Planning and Business Continuity plans, policies and procedures.

The post holder will assist on Health and Safety and Business Continuity matters, including the development and implementation of policies and systems to ensure that the Council is complying with its Health and Safety responsibilities and is fully prepared for its role in the event of an emergency.

We are an ambitious, dynamic and innovative local authority, proud of being one of the highest performing Councils in the country. Key to our success is our commitment to team working and ongoing development of our high performing, highly engaged workforce, who all share in the delivery of the organisation’s values and corporate objectives.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Tinaz Erenler, Emergency Planning and Resilience Officer on 01483 523540.

We do not accept CVs without a completed application form. Strictly no agencies please.

Closing date for applications: 9:00am Tuesday 01 December 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 16 December 2020

Please note we do not accept applications after the time given on the advert.

How to apply

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