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Portsmouth City Health Department

Human Resources/Accreditation Coordinator

Hiring: Special Projects Officer (Human Resources/Accreditation Coordinator). Full-time with competitive salary & benefits. Required: two years college related to business administration, Bachelor’s preferred. Experience with administration, grants management, and accounting preferred. Resumes to: Portsmouth City Health Department, Attn: Celeste Tucker, 605 Washington Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662 or email celeste.tucker@portsmouthoh.org by April 8th.

Position offering closes 4-8-15

Posted 3-27-15

 

Henry County Health Department

Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

Henry County Health Department is seeking part-time Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator to lead local public health preparedness planning and response efforts.

Duties include but are not limited to:

• Plan, develop, implement, direct, and evaluate Health District’s emergency preparedness and response program, including, but not limited to, preparation, submission, and maintenance of grant applications and reports
• Prepare and maintain adequate and up-to-date Health District emergency preparedness plans, policies, procedures, reviews, and records
• Work with Regional Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinators and other county, state, regional, and federal agencies
• Lead planning for Health District disaster preparedness and response activities, including, but not limited to, assessing public health personnel training needs; creating emergency preparedness training schedule; planning and implementing tabletop, functional, and full-scale exercises
• Plan, develop, and evaluate an Ebola and Other Special Agents Concept of Operations Plan for Henry County

Requires minimum of 1 to 2 years of experience in emergency preparedness planning and program management and development. Experience with public health and incident command desired. Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Position pay range is $21.25-$29.75 per hour.

For complete posting visit www.henrycohd.org/employment_opportunities.

To apply, submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Human Resources, Henry County Health Department, 1843 Oakwood Avenue, Napoleon, OH 43545, or email to humanresources@henrycohd.org, by April 2, 2015. EOE/EOP.

Position offering closes 4-2-15

Posted 3-24-15

 

Clermont County Public Health

Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian-in-Training

Full time position in Clermont County Public Health’s Water and Waste Division.

Clermont County Public Health offers a variety of desirable benefits to its employees which include: Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance; Long Term Disability; Flexible Spending Accounts; Employee Assistance Program (EAP); Public Employees Retirement System (PERS); Deferred Compensation Plans (Supplemental Retirement Accounts); Tuition Assistance Program; Vacation – One week given after 180 day probationary period; Sick Leave - 15 days per year; Personal Leave - 8 hours per year; Holidays - 10 paid per year; Direct Deposit; Healthy Work Environment - Clermont County provides a Smoke-Free and Drug-Free workplace.  Hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. Some overtime as needed.

Must possess a B.S. degree that meets the qualifications for the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration, be able to lift 75 lbs. SIT registration preferred but not necessary; however, registration must be obtained upon hiring. Candidates must be willing to work outside in all weather. Must have a valid Driver’s License. Required to have regular and predictable attendance.

This is a field position and duties will include operation permit assessments, septic system installation inspections with an emphasis on advance technology systems, complaint investigations, private water and other programs within the Water and Waste Division.

All applicants must apply online at www.clermontcountyohio.gov, click on “How Do I?” and then “Career Listings” and follow the instructions for applying. Resumes and cover letters sent directly to the Health District will not be accepted, they must be uploaded through the website. Applicants not submitting a resume and cover letter will not be reviewed.

Applicants will be selected for interviews based on qualifications and the quality of resumes and cover letters. Successful applicants, upon a conditional job offer, must complete a criminal background check, pre-employment physical and driving record check.

Position pay range is $34,000 to $40,000, commensurate with experience.  For more information, contact Robert Wildey at rwildey@clermontcountyohio.gov or 513-732-7606.

Position offering closes 4-22-15

Posted 3-24-15

 

Licking County Health Department

Sanitarian/SIT

Position Duties: 

• Inspect facilities for compliance with regulations.
• Provide education to the public and regulated entities.
• Collect samples for lab analysis.
• Prepare documents used in regulatory enforcement.
• Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

Ability to collect and record data, inspect facilities to determine compliance with applicable codes and regulations, communicate effectively, and travel using own vehicle. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.  Registered, or eligible for registration, with the Ohio Board of Sanitarian Registration as a Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian-in-Training. Graduated from an accredited college or university with at least a baccalaureate degree, including at least forty-five quarter hours or thirty semester hours of science.

Some weekend and evening hours are required.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Contact Chad Brown at cbrown@lickingcohealth.org or 740-349-6487.

Position offering closes 4-10-15

Posted 3-24-15

 

Licking County Health Department

Internship

Summer internship for college students looking to further their knowledge of the field of Environmental Health. Position requires some evening/night hours.

Position Duties:
• Perform inspections of residential and semi-public sewage disposal systems.
• Perform mosquito control activities.
• Collect samples for lab analysis.
• Collect data and enter into computer system.
• Other duties as assigned.

Position requirements include ability to collect and record data, inspect sewage disposal systems, perform mosquito control activities, collect water samples. Valid driver’s license required. College students majoring in sciences encouraged to apply.  Position pay is $11.50 per hour.

Send cover letter and resume to:
Chad Brown, RS, MPH
Director of Environmental Health
Licking County Health Department
675 Price Road
Newark, Ohio 43055
cbrown@lickingcohealth.org

Position offering closes 4-6-15

Posted 3-23-15

 

Ottawa County Health Department

Part-Time Seasonal Registered Sanitarian

Part-Time Seasonal Position available for a Registered Sanitarian.

Responsibilities include performing inspections identifying compliance with state and local public health laws and regulations.

Applicants must possess a current Registered Sanitarian credential for the State of Ohio. Registered Sanitarian with 2 years' experience as generalist is preferred. Must possess a valid Ohio driver's license.  Position pay range is $18.00 - $25.00 per hour.

Send resume to the Ottawa County Health Department, 1856 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452,attention Ken Sharkey.

EOE

Position open until filled.

Posted 3-19-15

 

Fairfield Department of Health

Public Health Sanitarian

The Fairfield Department of Health has an immediate opening for a full-time Sanitarian. We are looking for an individual with professional aspirations for becoming part of an environmental health team responsible for protection and educating Fairfield County on a number of public health related issues.

Successful applicants would work in the Food Service/Retail Food Establishment and School Inspection Programs and other environmental health programs as needed. Applicant will be responsiblefor conducting program requirements.

Candidates must be Registered Sanitarian, Sanitarian-in-Training or Sanitarian-in-Training eligible. Candidate must also have a valid Ohio driver's license. Applicants must have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree with at least 45 quarter or 30 semester hours in science courses acceptable by the State Board of Sanitarian Registration.

The position offers an excellent fringe benefits and compensation package.  The pay range for this position is $15.60 - $22.00.

Interested candidates must forward a resume to: Kathie Whitlock, Administrative Assistant, Fairfield Department of Health, 1550 Sheridan Drive, Suite 100, Lancaster, Ohio 43130 or email Kathie at kwhitlock@co.fairfield.oh.us.

Position open until filled.

Posted 3-18-15

 

Norwood City Health Department

Registered Sanitarian

Full time position. Responsibilities include performing inspections, plan review, identifying compliance with state and local public health laws and regulations.

State of Ohio Registered Sanitarian certification required. Minimum of 2 years experience as a generalist preferred. Position starting pay is $24.66 per hour.  Send resume with references to: Norwood City Health Department, 2059 Sherman Avenue, Norwood, Ohio 45212.  For more information, contact Joe Chalfant, Environmental Health Director, at jchalfant@norwoodhealth.org or 513-458-4600.

Position offering closes 3-30-15

Posted 3-16-15

 

Miami County Public Health

Summer Intern

Miami County Public Health is seeking an intern to work this summer in the Environmental Health Division. The internship will be for ten weeks (400 hours) starting in June. The intern will be paid $10.00/hr. and will be expected to work Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The 400 hours may be split up throughout the summer to accommodate a vacation or days off. The intern will need to provide their own transportation in the performance of their duties and will be reimbursed at the federal mileage reimbursement rate which is currently $.575 per mile. The following is a list of the activities in which the intern will be involved:

1. Scanning and filing of environmental reports.
2. Assist and observe the sanitarian in the environmental programs in which they are responsible.
3. Collect and deliver samples such as water samples, effluent samples, etc. and perform other routine environmental sampling.
4. Perform routine measurements of water quality parameters of swimming pools such as chlorine residual, pH, etc.
5. Report observations and conversations to a sanitarian after investigating a public health nuisance complaint.
6. Conduct field surveys and personal interviews with homeowners, e.g. sewage surveys. This may involve the use of sewage dyes to determine the presence/absence of the dye at specific locations.
7. Interview and collect information from animal owners/bite victims regarding the circumstances of a biting incident. Contact animal owners to inform them of applicable rules and to determine the health/vaccination status of the biting animal.
8. Some data entry of information collected in the field and may assist with report writing.

Resumes may be emailed to Sandy Lutz at slutz@miamicountyhealth.net or mailed to:

Sandy Lutz
Miami County Public Health
510 West Water Street, Suite 130
Troy, OH 45373

We will begin scheduling interviews upon receipt of resumes.

Position open until filled.

Posted 3-12-15

 

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

Registered Sanitarian

The Toledo-Lucas County Health Department is accepting applications for an Registered Sanitarian. The Sanitarian performs work of moderate difficulty in the inspection and enforcement of consumer and environmental health standards prescribed by the laws; performs related duties as required.

This position will conduct inspections for programs including, but not limited to: Food Service operations, Retail food facilities, temporary food service events, mobile food services and vending.

A candidate must have graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelors Degree in science and be registered with the Ohio Board of Sanitarian Registration as an Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian in Training. Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

For more information or to apply, contact Mary Frank at frankm@co.lucas.oh.us or 419-213-4018.

Position open until filled.

Posted 3-6-15

 

City of Hamilton, OH

Community Technician

The City of Hamilton, OH Community Development Department seeks qualified applicants for responsible clerical, administrative and technical work involving community development tasks including but not limited to: planning efforts, neighborhood development (both health and zoning compliance) and construction services related work. Duties will be based upon assignment to either Construction Services, Health Compliance, or Planning/Neighborhood Development.

Seeking education and experience equivalent to minimum of high school grad. or GED. Strongly prefer grad from a college or university of recognized standing with an Assoc. Degree, in planning, neighborhood/community development/health or closely related field Specialty training and/or experience in planning, neighborhood, community development, health or other closely related area. Salary: $32,968 to $42,349/yr.

Qualified applicants must submit detailed resume in Word or PDF by 5:00 PM on Tues., 4/7/15 to:

Civil Service Dept.
One Renaissance Ctr.
345 High St. (1ST Fl.)
Hamilton, OH 45011

Apply once via email: cspersonnel@ci.hamilton.oh.us OR fax: (513) 785-7037 OR via regular US mail. Visit our employment quick link at www.hamilton-city.org for more details. Specify interest in Comm. Tech.

Position offering closes 4-7-15

Posted 2-24-15 (Updated 3-5-15)

 

Zanesfield-Muskingum County Health Department

Sanitarian-In-Training / Registered Sanitarian 1

Working under the direction of experienced public health sanitarians, performs entrance level evaluation and analysis work in learning to apply their training and/or education in the identification of environmental hazards, solving environmental problems, assessing health risks and enforcing the laws and rules of the State and local Board of Health pertaining to environmental health.

Essential Duties (including, but not limited to):

•Conducts onsite inspections of food service operations, vending machines sites, schools, cafeterias, swimming pools and spa for health and safety issues and/or concerns
•Evaluates system designs for sewage disposal systems for new constructions or existing homes
•Inspects sewage system installations to determine compliance with acceptable practice
•Issues, approves or disapproves water system permits
•Inspects water well construction for compliance with regulations
•Certifies existing water wells and sewage systems prior to real estate transfers
•Conducts animal bite investigations and inspections
•Prepares specimens for the Ohio Department of Health rabies laboratory
•Enforces state laws regarding quarantine and vaccination requirements
•Investigates local nuisance and solid waste complaints
•Communicates with environmental, commercial and private organizations regarding environmental health issues
•Communicates with the general public and industry to explain agency rules and procedures, aid applicants in the process of applying for permits, and provide technical assistance in preparation of reports for issuance of permits
•Prepares reports for court action
•Prepares inspection reports and other correspondence for distribution
•Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Qualifications:
An appropriate combination of education, training, course work and experience may qualify an applicant to demonstrate required knowledge, skills, and abilities. An example of an acceptable qualification is:

•High school diploma, GED, or equivalent with
oBachelor’s degree as required by the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration
oRegistered with the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration as a Sanitarian or Sanitarian-in-Training
•The successful candidate will need to be highly detail oriented, organized, and dependable with demonstrated proficiency in computer, communication, and multi-tasking skills.
•Valid Ohio Driver’s License, proof of insurance, and access to reliable transportation required
•Non-tobacco user

Pay range for this position is $13.00 – $21.35 (hourly) / $26,195.00 - $43,020.25 (annually).  To apply and submit your resume, visit www.zmchd.org and click the link for the position announcement.

Zanesville-Muskingum Co. Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Equal Opportunity Provider.

Position open until filled.

Posted 2-6-15

 

Geauga County Health District

Public Health Registered Sanitarian(s)

Geauga County Health District is looking for two full-time Registered Sanitarians or Sanitarians-in-Training or those qualified to become a Registered Sanitarian.  

Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge and experience in residential septic systems, as well as other environmental health programs at the local health department level, including private water, nuisance complaint investigation, and semi-public sewage.  Experience using Word and Excel and general computer usage skills also required. Driver’s license in good standing and reliable transportation required. Must work well with the public.

Salary is commensurate with experience.  For more information, contact Robert K. Weisdack at bweisdack@geaugacountyhealth.org

Position offering closes 3-31-15

Posted 1-26-15

 

Mahoning County District Board of Health

Director of Environmental Health

Are you interested in joining the management team of one of the few public health departments nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB)? If so, the Mahoning County District Board of Health may be looking for you. We are looking for a hardworking, experienced, educated individual with leadership skills to manage our Environmental Health Division.

You will be responsible for planning, developing, maintaining and evaluating all environmental health programs within the purview of the District Board of Health.  Must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in environmental health or a related field (Master’s degree preferred); three years’ experience as a registered sanitarian in the State of Ohio.

Salary for this position is negotiable.  For more information, contact the Human Resources Division at info@mahoninghealth.org or (330) 270-2855 EXT 143.

Position open until filled.

Posted 1-5-15

 

Columbiana County General Health District

Full-Time – Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian-In-Training

Possession of a valid certificate as a Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian-In-Training with the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration and possession of a valid Ohio motor vehicle operator's license are required. Must be able to provide own transportation. Experience in Food Safety is desired. The Columbiana County General Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer & Service Provider 

Sanitarian-In-Training Requirements: A baccalaureate (bachelors) degree from an accredited college including (45) quarter hours or (30) semester hours of science courses approved by the Board. Science courses approved by the Board shall be in biology, chemistry, physics, geology or mathematics and be applicable to the practice of environmental health science. Science courses approved by the Board may include more than one area of science as specified above. Courses shall not be approved that are remedial or college preparatory level.

For more information call (330) 424-0272 or visit www.columbiana-health.org. Interested parties should submit a letter of interest and resume to the attn: Environmental Director at 7360 State Route 45, Po. Box 309, Lisbon, Ohio 44432. Deadline for submission is open until all current vacancies are filled.

Position open until filled.

Posted 1-5-15

 

Clark County Combined Health District

Sanitarian-In-Training/Registered Sanitarian

Full-time position with a beginning salary $14.48 per hour. Must have bachelor’s degree in environmental health, biology or related field. Primary focus is to protect public health by compliance inspections of food services, swimming pools, manufactured home parks, and private water and household sewage disposal systems. Candidates must confirm they meet the minimum educational requirements by visiting the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration website at: http://sanitarian.ohio.gov/faq.stm

Applicants interested in the above open position may mail their resume to: The Clark County Combined Health District, Attn: Jacquie Thornburg, 529 E. Home Rd., Springfield, OH 45503 or email jthornburg@ccchd.com.

The Clark County Combined Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position open until filled

Posted 11-19-14

 

Franklin County Public Health

SIT/RSI/RSII

Licenses and inspects food service operations and retail food establishments as required by applicable laws, rules and regulations. Investigates food related complaints and reports of food borne outbreaks. Provides training for FS/RFE operators. Reviews plans of new operations to assure compliance with current codes. Initiates enforcement action when needed.

Must be a registered sanitarian or sanitarian-in-training with the state of Ohio. Knowledge of food codes preferred. Must be detail oriented and have the ability to independently work on multiple tasks. Must possess a valid driver's license and be insurable through the FCPH provider.

Position pay range dependens on position:  SIT $17.46 - $19.82, RSI $19.04 - $22.09, RSII $20.75 - $24.06.  For more information, contact fcphjobs@franklincountyohio.gov.

Position offering closes 3-31-15

Posted 11-7-14

 

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

Community Resource Planner

The Toledo-Lucas County Health Department is looking to fill the job for a Community Resource Planner.  Applicants looking to fill this position are responsible for the management and coordination of the Health Department's response to emerging issues affecting Lucas County residents, updating agency disaster response plans, planning and implementing preparedness exercises, training staff in disaster preparedness, community outreach, and other duties associated with the position.

Position Requirements:

Possession of A Bachelor's of Science and/or disaster management or other related field
Should have experience and be knowledgeable in:
--The Practices of disaster management & preparedness, as well as anti-bioterrorism procedures
--Incident Command Structures
--Understanding of Strategic National Stockpile planning and implementation
A valid OH/MI driver's license and reliable transportation are required

Preferred Qualifications: Masters' of Public Health or related field

Pay range for this position is $19.31 - $25.65 per hour.  For more information, contact Mary Frank at frankm@co.lucas.oh.us or 419-213-4018.

Position open until filled

Posted 9-11-14

 

Kent State University

Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

This position offers an opportunity to anticipate, recognize, evaluate, and control the environmental health and safety hazards at Kent State University. Will work with university departments to minimize environmental health and safety risks and to manage compliance with applicable regulations and industry best practices.

Position Duties:

Create, implement, and conduct audits for Kent State University Risk Management Audit system, to include routine inspection of university facilities, including laboratories, art studios, and maintenance facilities at the university's eight campuses; work with Department Chairs, Department Managers/Directors, Principal Investigators (PIs), and Studio Curators to inspect, prepare written reports, and follow up on audit findings with the goal of continuous improvement in compliance with safety and environmental regulatory requirements and safety goals.

Develop and maintain inventory system to meet the requirements of City of Kent Fire Department, Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) regulations and university laboratory signage program.

Coordinate the periodic inspection of eyewash fountains, safety showers, Safety Data Sheet (SDS) availability, fume hoods, flammables safety cabinets, glove boxes, protective eyewear, respirators, gloves, and coats to ensure they are available, appropriate for the hazard, properly maintained, used properly, and meet American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards.

Provide training and maintain training records for all applicable employees and support staff in the area of chemical hygiene, hazard communication, hazardous waste management, standard operating procedures (SOPs), and emergency response.

Coordinate development and maintenance of safe operation procedures for all laboratory, studio, and maintenance equipment and experiments with PIs, curators, and managers.

Coordinate the hazardous chemical waste program, including receipt, classification, storage, and disposal, in compliance with all applicable regulations; direct chemical redistribution to minimize chemical wastes in compliance with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations.

May train and supervise student employees.

Perform related duties as assigned.

Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or in biology with a minor in chemistry or industrial hygiene. Two years of work experience in chemical safety, environmental health and safety, or industrial hygiene.

Preferred quaificiations include certified safety professional (CSP), certified hazardous materials manager (CHMM), certified industrial hygienist (CIH), or equivalent work experience in a chemical or biological laboratory. Two years’ experience as a chemical hygiene officer. Two years of work experience in a college or university environment.

To apply, please visit us at http://jobs.kent.edu, create a profile and complete an application. 

Position open until filled.

Posted 8-7-14

 

Conneaut City Health Department

Registered Sanitarian/Sanitarian-in-Training

The Conneaut City Health Department is looking for a part -time RS or SIT. The position is a job share position with very flexible hours. The individual must be a RS and have a valid drivers license with proof of insurance. Will need personal vehicle to do inspections in the Conneaut Health Jurisdiction. Candidates with previous experience will get first consideration. Please contact Sally Kennedy at conncihd@odh.ohio.gov or 440-593-3087 if interested.

Position open until filled.

Posted 7-8-14

 

New Philadelphia City Health District

Sanitarian/Sanitarian in Training

PART TIME REGISTERED SANITARIAN/SANITARIAN IN TRAINING –Candidate must possess a BA/BS and/or meet requirements of the State Sanitarian Registration Board. Environmental experience a plus. Individual must be able to provide proof of a valid Ohio driver’s license and proof of insurance on personal vehicle, which will be used to perform inspections in the county.

This is a part-time position and candidates with previous experience will get first consideration.  Position is for all state-mandated programs. The position, however, will be concerned with the Food and Pool/Spa programs.

Please send a cover letter and resume along with college transcripts to: New Philadelphia City Health District; Attn: Vickie Ionno, Health Commissioner; 150 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663 or email health4u@tusco.net.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Position open until filled.

Posted 6-26-14