North Central District Health Department
North Central District Health Department
"Caring for our communities"

Health Environmentalist I

28.12.21 06:10 PM Comment(s) By tonyl.millet

Health Environmentalist I

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Health Environmentalist I - Competitive pay, work-life balance, attractive benefits.

Come work as a Health Environmentalist I with an agency that is passionate about protecting the public’s health, offering the opportunity to develop new skills while making a positive impact on the health of others.

Who we are:

North Central District Health Department is a local government agency on the front lines of public health. We protect your health from threats, educate our communities about health issues and provide healthy solutions.

·  We offer work-life balance.

·  We promote great team culture.

 

Position:

North Central District Health Department is looking for someone to serve as a full time Health Environmentalist I. 

This position serves under the direction of the Director or other appropriate staff.  The salary range for this position is $15.51 - $19.36 hourly. Some of the responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to;

 

·  Perform regular inspections of tourist accommodations, schools, swimming pools to ensure compliance with state and local regulations pertaining to environmental health, this may include taking product samples and forwarding for testing.

 

·  Secure water samples; investigate nuisance complaints and other duties related to environmental health. 

 

·  Inspect food establishments for compliance with state regulations pertaining to sanitation. 

 

·  Interpret reports generated by the Environmental Health Management Information System (EHMIS)/Graphical Users Interface (GUI) system.

 

·  Analyze and interpret data regarding test results, inspections results, etc. and present results to appropriate types of audiences.

 

Minimum Education, Training or Experience: 

Bachelor’s degree from a college or university with a minor or twenty-four (24) semester hours in environmental health, biological or physical science or registration as a Kentucky Environmental Specialist/Sanitarian under KRS 223. 

 

Special Requirements: 

Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. 

Note:  an individual upon employment must become registered under the provisions of KRS 223 to remain a permanent employee per Administrative Regulations 902KAR 8:080.

 

Benefits:

  • Begin earning paid vacation and sick leave day one.
  • Comprehensive health benefits package.
  • Paid holidays
  • Retirement benefits

 

 

Location:

North Central District Health Department serves the communities of Henry, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties in Kentucky. We are centrally located between Louisville and Lexington. We are also surrounded with beautiful parks, great dining and easy access to Kentucky’s only designer mall.

 

 

Interested?

Apply at https://KOG.CHFS.KY.GOV/HOME.

Create a citizen’s account and search LHDCOS (search and apply) North Central District Health Department.

 

Completed application must be submitted by 01/19/22.

Transcripts must be uploaded before the close date of the advertisement if post-secondary education is required or may be substituted for experience.  Transcripts must list the degree awarded. 

 

Qualified applicants/employees are subject to a pre-screening, selection for interview, and/or demonstration of skills testing.  Employment may be contingent upon a successful drug screening and background check.  Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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