- Full-time employment
- Apply by 30 Sep, 2018
- Start date:
- Visa Sponsor
- £ 22,000.0 per year
Are you passionate about your environment and making it better for communities and wildlife for generations to come? We are.What will you be doing?
As an Environment Officer, you will play a critical frontline role protecting the environment across the West Midlands. You will help to create a cleaner, safer and healthier environment for people and wildlife, dealing with a wide range of environmental issues from permitted and illegal waste sites to rivers, waterways and farms ensuring all activity happens without harm to people, wildlife or the environment. Sometimes this will mean taking tough decisions, include investigation and prosecution. You’ll need to have the confidence to handle these situations at every step of the process from frontline contact to giving evidence in the courtroom. The work is varied, vital and, at times, challenging but you will be supported, receive comprehensive training and work with some of the country’s leading experts.
You will be based in one of our area offices in an operational team focusing on either land and water or waste issues. In the waste team you will focus on operators and companies in the waste sector. In the Land & Water team you’ll focus on water quality, agriculture and water resources.
Both teams have responsib
About The Environment Agency
We are the Environment Agency. We are the biggest and most wide-ranging environmental regulator in Europe. We work with businesses and communities to protect and improve the environment, for people and wildlife. And the need for our work is becoming ever more important.
We protect and improve the environment across England to:
- Public Services & Army
- 10,000 employees
- Founded in 1996