Public Health Department Job
Environmental Program Health Specialist
Halifax, NC (Halifax County)
Description:This is position is responsible for all functions of Onsite Wastewater, Drinking Water Wells, Tattooing andPublicSwimmingPoolprograms.Primaryresponsibilitiesandjobdutiesinclude:oversiteandadministrationof all programs listed; insure compliance with all local, state and federal rules and laws; site/soil evaluationsofnewandexistingpropertyforonsitewastewatersystemsandwells;issuanceofonsitewastewaterpermits,well permits, tattoo permits, public swimming pool permits; inspections of wastewater system installations,well installations, tattoo artist, and public swimming pools. This position is non-supervisory and reportsdirectlyto the EnvironmentalHealth Supervisor.
Requirements:Two years experience at the Environmental Health Specialist level in a Health Department. CurrentlyregisteredasanEnvironmentalHealthSpecialistbytheNCStateBoardofRegisteredEnvironmentalHealthSpecialistExaminersandanappropriatedriver’slicensevalidintheStateofN.C.isalsorequired.Note:Allhealthdepartmentemployees(withtheexceptionofindividualswithanaccommodationormedicalexemption) are required to get an annual flu shot vaccine as part of condition of employment. Preferred:Possessionofstateauthorization in Onsite Wastewater.
Compensation:The hiring range for this position is $38,923 - $63,185. Halifax County provides a comprehensiveemployeebenefitspackage,includingmembershipintheN.C.LocalGovernmentEmployees’RetirementSystem.
Requirements: An official completed Halifax County Application for Employment (HR1107), and transcripts are requiredtofullyevaluateyourqualificationsforthisposition.Thecompletedapplicationandsupplementalmaterialsmustbereceivedby5:00p.m.onorbeforetheclosingdate;postmarkswillnotbeaccepted.Allportionsonthe application, as they relate to your background, must be fully completed. Applications may not refer to aresume or other enclosed documents (i.e. “see resume” or “see attached”), nor will these items be acceptedin lieu of a completed application. We will be unable to consider incomplete submissions for this position.Unofficialtranscripts(e.g.studentcopies)areacceptableforapplicationpurposes;ifselectedforemployment, official transcripts will be required. A criminal background check will be required prior tohiring.
ClosingDate: Monday,May 24, 2021
Apply To: HalifaxCountyHumanResourcesManagement
Post Office Box646
Halifax, North Carolina 27839-0646Telephone: (252) 583-1688
**Applicants That Do Not Meet the Full Qualification Requirements, May Be Offered a Trainee or Work/AgainstAppointment**(onlyforpositions that arework against eligible)
Halifax County is a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug test will be required of this position with the results being received (negative) prior tothe first day of employment.In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will employ only those individuals who are U.S.citizensor legalaliensauthorizedtomaintainemploymentintheUnitedStates.