Description: Lorain County Public Health is seeking to hire a full-time Environmental Health Specialist-in-Training/Registered Environmental Health Specialist in the Environmental Health, Emergency Preparedness & Epidemiology Division.
Requirements: Possession of a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Health or related field. Must possess a current Ohio certificate of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist-in Training or a Registered Environmental Health Specialist. Must have a valid Driver’s License. Experience is a preferred qualification.
Under the general direction of the Director of Environmental Health, the Sanitarian-in-Training/Registered Sanitarian will work in the community to prevent disease through working in Environmental Health Programs. Occasional weekend or evening work will be required.
MAJOR WORK CHARACTERISTICS
Knowledge of: environmental health programs; public health standards as defined by federal, state, and local regulations; the importance of agency policies, practices, and procedures; risk communication; safety practices and procedures.
Ability to: define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions; maintain accurate records; communicate effectively in written or oral form; prepare concise and accurate reports, handle sensitive inquiries from officials and the general public, attend work on time, and dress appropriately.
UNUSUAL WORKING CONDITIONS
May encounter unsanitary working conditions; requires travel.
SALARY: $23.84-$30.43/hr. (SIT) $27.49-$35.08/hr. (RS)
Interested candidates may upload their resume and a letter of interest at https://employment.loraincountyhealth.com/ Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F