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

Health Environmentalist II

28.12.21 06:11 PM Comment(s) By tonyl.millet

Health Environmentalist II

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

Come work as a Health Environmentalist II 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 II. 

This position serves under the direction of the Director or other appropriate staff.  The salary range for this position is $15.79 - $19.96 hourly. Some of the responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to;

 

·  Perform work of moderate to complex difficulty in the inspection of facilities, the investigation and resolution of environmental complaints and nuisances.

 

·  With considerable ability; inspect and provide consultation to establishments or facilities for compliance with state regulations. 

 

·  Review plans for new construction and modification of regulated facilities to ensure compliance with regulations and makes recommendations for approval or disapproval of plans. 

 

·  Review plans for on-site sewage systems for residences, institutions and other construction. 

 

·  Respond to complaints regarding pollution, housing, insect or rodent infestation or other health related problems. 

 

·  Attempt to solve problems through negotiation; initiate legal action if applicable or refer to appropriate health department personnel.

 

Minimum Education, Training or Experience: 

Bachelor 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 and one (1) year of experience as a health environmentalist performing inspections.

 

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 within six (6) months 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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