Environmental Health Officer

Employment Details
Date Added: 16-Nov-2020
Closing Date: 30-Apr-2021 08:00 PM

Environmental Health Officer

What’s on Offer:

  • Kimberley adventure and lifestyle
  • Attractive Isolation Allowance
  • Yearly Utility and Travel Allowances
  • Housing and Relocation Expenses
  • Shire Vehicle with private use as per Council Policy
  • 5 weeks Annual Leave
  • Up to 16.5% Superannuation

About the role:

The Shire of Derby/West Kimberley is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Environmental Health Officer to join our team.


The position requires:

  • Close interaction with members of the community including business owner/operators;
  • Daily tasks require a sound understanding of public health and pollution control legislation, food hygiene and safety standards, environmental health practice and a good understanding of emerging trends in these areas.


Salary Package:

(depending on qualifications and experience) 

Salary Package

From Level 6.1

To Level 7.3




Location Allowance



Utility Allowance (if applicable)



Annual Travel Allowance



Cash Component



Super 9.5%



Super Council Contribution 7%



Total Package Value:



About You:

  • Excitement and passion about living in Derby and working with the community
  • Strong organisational and customer service skills that will assist you in investigating environmental health related complaints and taking appropriate enforcement action to reach a resolution;
  • An ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Demonstrated experience as an Environmental Health Officer.

About Us:

Shire of Derby/West Kimberley is in the north of Western Australia. An enviable location on the doorstep to some truly stunning and untouched wilderness areas like the famed Buccaneer Archipelago, National Parks and gorges, and the mighty Fitzroy River. You are sure to enjoy the Derby/Fitzroy Crossing lifestyle with a variety of leisure activities including superb fishing, boating, sightseeing, community events, sports as well as the colourful townspeople known for their laid back and welcoming attitude.

How to Apply:

Apply online via out webiste.  Applicants must address the selection criteria in the position description to be eligible for this position.

For further information view our website www.sdwk.wa.gov.au. For more direct information about this position please contact Wayne Neate, Director of Technical and Development Services on 08 9191 0999 or email emtds@sdwkw.wa.gov.au

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