We’re continually improving our bold and dynamic, regulatory and enforcement service. And our modern approach is key. Here our people are making a real difference to Luton. We're an ever-evolving borough without boundaries - and so is our new way of working. We're realising the remarkable, are you?
•Driving innovation in enforcement services.
•Influencing lasting positive behaviour changes.
•Problem solving new and more dynamic responses;
•Creating safer, cleaner places and environments;
•Making a positive difference for residents, businesses and visitors to the Town.
We have a range of roles within Public Protection which offer opportunities for development.
Neighbourhood Enforcement roles focus on visible patrols around the Town – delivering our capable of resolving now model of work which enables issues to be identified and resolved quickly.
Officers gain accreditation from Bedfordshire Police to utilise some police powers and work independently across the Town to deliver positive outcomes to priority issues in a placed based model.
Investigations Hub roles carry out high quality investigations into a range of offences and regulatory matters including environmental crimes, business regulation, statutory nuisances, unauthorised activity and anti-social behaviour and to take subsequent enforcement proceedings. Investigators problem solve and look for creative and innovative solutions to secure compliance and behaviour change.
There are senior or team leader roles within each team, which gives an opportunity for career progression.
We are leading the way in a new working model of enforcement and regulatory services.
Our service holds the range of legal powers available to the Council as well as some additional powers given to us by Bedfordshire Police.
We oversee, investigate, case manage and take enforcement actions on a range of issues including environmental crime, anti-social behaviour, licensing, trading standards, food hygiene, health & safety, parking, abandoned vehicles and more.
These issues greatly impact on the quality of lives of residents. Choosing a career in our cutting-edge public protection service means that you will be part of an exciting new way of working which will make a real difference to the Town.
You'll love it here if:
• You want an opportunity to make a real and long lasting difference to victims, residents, businesses and the environment.
•The town is your office – you want an opportunity to work within the community and the places that you serve.
•You're at the forefront of civic pride – setting the standards for the Town and being vital to the delivery and maintenance of standards.
•You have unlimited access to training and development.
•You work directly with key partners – the police and other enforcement agencies on dynamic multi-agency operations.