The average salary for an Environmental Health Officer in United Kingdom is £32,611.
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Job Description for Environmental Health Officer
The average environmental health officer is responsible for investigating incidents that regard human and environmental health such as accidents at work, noise pollution, environmental pollution, toxic contamination, food poisoning, waste management, and pest infestations. There is a large amount of time that is spent away from the office visiting properties such as food outlets, farms, shops, commercial premises, private/public accommodations, and industrial organizations. Other various respons…Read more
Environmental Health Officer Tasks
- Develop and implement health and safety plans, data capture and ongoing analysis.
- Set up and implement hazardous waste, wastewater or toxin management programs.
- Oversee and review health and safety documentation and data.
- Coordinate safety and environmental audits and actions to remedy faults and remediate.
- Consult with all departments to provide expertise and ensure compliance with standards, processes and permits.
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Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Health Officer
An early career Environmental Health Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £29,277 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Environmental Health Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,330 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Environmental Health Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £34,450 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £37,849.
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