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TITLE:             Environmental Health Inspector

STATUS:          Full-time, 35 hours per week

SCHEDULE:   M – F, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. with occasional weekend/evening inspections for special events (i.e. Effingham County Fair)

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Environmental Health Inspector will conduct activities and deliver services in Environmental Health & Tobacco Prevention programs.

Environmental Health: Perform office and field work – including surveillance, education, and enforcement efforts – in relation to the regulation of food establishments, private sewage disposal, and on-site potable water protection. In addition, provide support in programs related to vector surveillance/control, solid waste, and other environmental health related fields.

Tobacco Prevention: Assist with conducting activities falling under the Illinois Tobacco Free Communities grant program. These activities include regulatory, educational, and collaborative efforts to promote tobacco prevention within the community.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Per the Environmental Health Practitioner Licensing Act (225 ILCS 37/), an Environmental Health Inspector must have an associate’s degree or its equivalent, including a minimum of 9 credit hours of science. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • IL driver’s license
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Computer and writing skills required. Knowledge of PowerPoint preferred.
  • CPR & First Aid certification preferred.
  • Must be able to stand and walk 70% of the time.
  • Must be able to lift/carry 10 lbs. approximately 10% of the time.
  • Must be able to push/pull 30 lbs. approximately 10% of the time.

 

APPLICATIONS MAY BE DOWNLOADED AT

www.effcohealth.org or picked up at 901 W. Virginia St., Effingham, IL.

Return applications to dmosbarger@healthdept.org or drop off in person.

Effingham County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted 11-2-2017