Environmental Health

The Environmental Health team consists of the environment team, the business regulation team and the licensing team. They all work in partnership to offer a service that keeps Suffolk environmentally friendly through project work and day-to-day work.

The environment teams work includes considering renewable energy sources, air quality management, green business planning and contamination regulation. The business regulation team focuses on the health aspect, targeting restaurants, cafes, hotels and schools to carry out food hygiene inspections along with promoting health campaigns. Lastly, the licensing team regulate the licensing of pubs, bars, taxi drivers, tattoo parlours, artists and much more. They also work closely with the Police.

If you do work experience, you will be able to find out what they do, how they do it and engage in some of the day-to-day tasks.

Placements cover:

  • Environmental Health
  • Business Regulation
  • Licensing

Jobs in Environmental Health:

  • Environment Officer
  • Growth Officer
  • Environmental Health Officer
  • Market Development Officer
  • Licensing Officer
  • Energy Advisor

Who can do work experience?

Ideal for:

  • Geography students
  • Science students
  • Business students
  • Anyone enthusiastic about a career in environmental, health, business and licensing industries

If you are an enthusiastic student who is willing to learn, have accurate typing skills and wanting to gain an understanding of the work carried out in Environmental Health, please send your CV to learningatwork@westsuffolk.gov.uk.