Vacancy details

Environmental Officer

Reference W118/19
Location Wakefield District
Salary £21,708 - £24,414
Hours 37
Closing Date 17 October 2019
Contact Tariq Dad, Team Leader on 07920700038 or Paul Long, Team Leader on 07990 795590.
Notes You may be required to work outside normal office hours and on a Saturday

We are looking to recruit an Environmental Officer to work within our Neighbourhoods Team to ensure that the environmental quality of all WDH estates are maintained to a high standard.

In this role, you will work closely with all WDH teams to develop estate-based work programs and landscape initiatives. You will also respond to emergency situations on WDH estates including out of office hours work as required.

Applicants will have:

  • awareness of health and safety procedures;
  • a qualification at Level 2 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework;
  • effective time management and organisational skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines; and
  • effective communication with employees, managers, tenants and stakeholders.

The role also requires you to have a valid UK driving license and the ability to travel throughout the district and to other locations as required on a daily basis.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) + statutory bank holidays;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.3% employer contribution); and
  • “cycle to work” scheme and discounted shopping platform

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.