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Licensing Enforcement/Technical Officer: Harrogate Borough Council Closing Date: 22/08/2021



Licensing Enforcement/Technical Officer

Post Number: SC35

Job reference: REQ001758

Salary: Grade: G: Salary £27,741- £29,577

Temporary Post to March 2022

Hours: 37 per week

Application closing date: 22/08/2021


Looking for a new start? Come and work at Harrogate Borough Council.

Our values guide everything we do, and everything we do has an impact on the people who live here.

As a Licensing Enforcement/Technical Officer you will be based in the Safer Communities Service at the Civic Centre, Harrogate.

You will work in the Food, Licensing and Occupational Safety Team who cover a wide range of service areas including; food safety, infectious disease, health and safety, accidents, licensing, taxis, animal welfare and Covid 19 enforcement and advice.

You will be responsible for licensing inspections, investigating complaints about licensing issues in all types of licenced premises and taxis; processing applications and assisting with policy reviews.

It is essential that you have knowledge and experience of working in a licencing and have experience of using the full range of enforcement options.

The Council operates a flexible working policy and there is opportunity for some agile/home working subject to approval.

For more information please contact Gareth Bentley (Food, Occupational Safety and Licensing Manager) on 01423 500600 ext. 58501 or email

Closing date for applications: 22 August 2021

Interview to be held on: To be confirmed

To apply, please visit Please call 01423 500600 and ask for the HR Support Team if you need further assistance. 

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Harrogate Borough Council requires all applicants to complete the council’s application form and attach their suitability statement and CV.

Harrogate Borough Council reserves the right to close vacancies before the closing date if a high volume of applications are received.