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Trading Standards Officer - Exeter

Job Title: Trading Standards Officer - Exeter
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Exeter
Salary: £14.86 - 14.86 per hour
REF: PMMC8087512294693
Contact Name: Parbej Miah
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 days ago

Job Description

Trading Standards Officer – Exeter (Temp Vacancy)

Salary: £14.86ph

Full-Time (37 hours)

Job Purpose:

The main purpose of the job is to contribute towards a fair trading environment and to ensure that legitimate interests of consumers and businesses are safe guarded. The job holder will give advice and assistance to businesses on a wide range of enforcement and civil law issues. 


  • Enforcement of legislation by way of inspections, checking compliance with relevant legislation and providing advice to businesses on achieving this.
  • Investigate complaints and possible breaches of legislation that would require further legislation.
  • Formally investigate, take statements and produce written reports in more serious breaches of legislation.
  • Maintain a record of inspections, complaints and enquiries received and input and retrieve data from the computer and database.
  • Deal with consumers, traders and members of the public with tact, diplomacy and ensuring customer care.
  • Promote the interests of the Trading Standards Service by giving talks or seminars to the business community or the public on the work of the service and on particular aspects of trading.
  • Represent the service regionally and nationally at displays, conferences and other Trading Standards events.
  • Manage projects and tasks within the Service Business Plan.
  • Keep abreast of legislation appropriate to the work developing extra knowledge and expertise in particular areas. 

We offer:

  • 24 hour one on one specialist consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Recruitment Services Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other vacancies in your area please contact Max Catherall 020 8514 9176.

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