Brook Street

Permitting Officer

Brook Street
Solihull, West Midlands, England
Up to £11.66 per hour
11 Oct 2018
08 Nov 2018
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for someone with a real passion for the environment to join our Government client as a "Permitting Officer".

The main purpose of this role is to determine applications for waste quality environmental permits to meet Government regulatory obligations.

Your main duties will include but not be restricted to:

" Determining applications for permits and issuing, refusing or varying permits according to time and budget
" Issuing permits following training and support from colleagues in the Permitting Support Centre in Sheffield
" Translating of permit information onto electronic systems
" Producing records of actions and outcomes
" Producing and providing regular progress information to managers
" Using house systems, using data manipulation and accuracy
" Providing administrative support to the waste quality regime
" Developing and maintaining effective customer relationships

The main skills required for this role are:

" Good communication skills
" The ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
" The ability to work unsupervised (but guided)
" Good administration and data inputting skills
" Problem solving
" Good data interpretation

A good eye for detail and the ability to work under pressure are essential for this role. A degree in a related field would also be a very strong advantage (Environmental Sciences degree, Conservation or Geography degree, etc…)

Pay rate is £11 per hour and working hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (37 hours per week in total). Driving is not essential as the location is easily accessible by public transport, being only a short walk from Solihull train station.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply now!

Apply for Permitting Officer

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Supporting Document must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 8MB

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy notice. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

More searches like this