Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer Currently seeking a Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of waste prevention projects and programmes through a planned programme of information, education and preventative / enforcement action. As a Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer you will be monitoring operational service delivery within Birmingham, the production of associated reports and the dissemination of relevant information to service providers. Details of Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer Salary: £8.75ph Start Date: Immediate Working Hours: Full Time (36.5 Hours) Location: Birmingham Duration: Temporary Ongoing Role of Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer To deliver a targeted inspection programme across Birmingham to ensure that Birmingham businesses are complying with the statutory provisions relating to the disposal of trade waste. To ensure that instances of non-compliance are immediately dealt with through the provision of advice and assistance, or to initiate legal action where there is continued non-compliance. To undertake an inspection programme across Birmingham that will objectively assess standards of service delivery, compliance with Health and Safety legislation across all service delivery areas. To deliver a targeted inspection programme to ensure that the City’s Household Recycling Centres are used in accordance with statutory, contractual and policy requirements. To carry out inspections of assets as directed, such as litterbins, containers, recycling banks etc. To deliver targeted / responsive actions and campaigns that ensure compliance with the provisions of the Environmental Protection Act and other relevant legislation associated with maintaining the cleanliness of the built environment. To use a range of IT systems to record, analyse and interpret information and produce reports as required. To raise issues of poor service/Health and Safety arising from the inspection process directly with relevant employees and supervisors where it is appropriate and beneficial to do so. To regularly produce management information detailing the findings of the inspection programme and to present these to relevant service providers and local structures (including ward Committees) to inform progress against performance targets. To assist the Senior Inspector to plan inspection programmes to include all operational services and to undertake special projects as required. Experience required of Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer Experience of working in a waste management environment or similar field / role Experience in the monitoring and reporting of environmental legislation and operational service delivery Key Skills of Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer Excellent written and verbal communication skills Strong project management and conflict resolution experience Ability to prioritise workload efficiently Ability to prepare and present written reports and statistical information Strong user of Microsoft office packages / Bespoke systems Must have a proactive approach and use initiative Requirements of Waste Prevention and Inspection Officer Valid DBS certificate is required Full Valid UK Driver’s License is essential Knowledge of relevant legislation and health & safety procedures Benefits 28 Holidays per year Weekly Pay Pension Scheme Employed Status Personal Accident Insurance Mortgage references My Extra Rewards – An online portal offering vouchers and discounts To be willing to undertake appropriate training as required including management and H&S training, as deemed necessary If you are interested in the above role please click apply!