Enforement Officer

Location Coleraine, County Londonderry
Job Type Temporary
Salary £8.08 - £10.71 per hour
Published 2 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Siobhan Holmes
Job Ref BA000EO_1497629817

Job Description

Our Client, a Large Public Sector Organisation require a Enforcement Officer to start ASAP

Pay rate: Weeks 1-12 £8.08 p/h

Weeks 13+ £10.71p/h

Location: Coleraine

Hours: 37 hours

Days Required: Monday - Friday, Shifts including weekend work

Key Responsibilities:

  • Investigating incidents that may take places

Complaints on -

Dogs straying

Dogs fouling

Dog attacks (people or lifeguards)

Unlicensed dogs

-Carry out inspection of breeding establishments and kennels

-Deal with injured stray dogs and render first aid

-Able to apply fixed penalty's and enforcement notice with council policy and able to follow up fines and payments

-Deal with complaints e.g. dog barking and noise nuisance

-Impound all stray dogs when needed and be able to try and trace owners and able to collect dogs when unwanted

-Work along side with the PSNI and USPCA in regards of dangerous dogs/ vicious or neglect towards the animal

  • On - call services dealing with out- of - hours complaints e.g. attacks on people or livestock (until 10pm weekdays and 9am - 10pmweekends)
  • Be able to handle hostile situations with a range of communication skills
  • Carry out surveys in regards to licensing of dogs and pursue license arrears

Essential Criteria

  • 5 GCSE's (grade A-C) or equivalent including English language
  • 1 years working experience which has dog handling
  • Hold a current full driving license
  • Report experience
  • Good communication with public and being bale to work with people in sensitive matters
  • Fully flexible
  • Call outs must be able to be attended at all times

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous experience in enforcing legislation
  • Qualification on canine behaviour
  • Able to handle dogs maybe through showing, breeding or training.

If you are interested in this position and meet ALL essential criteria please apply directly via the link.