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Ottawa County Health Department

Full Time Sanitarian-in-Training or Registered Sanitarian

Full time position available for a Sanitarian-in-Training or Registered Sanitarian.  Responsibilities include performing inspections identifying compliance with state and local public health laws and regulations.

Applicants should minimally possess a bachelor degree from an accredited college including 45 quarter hrs or 30 semester hrs of science courses approved by the Board of Sanitarian Registration. Registered Sanitarian with 2 years’ experience as generalist is preferred. Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license. EOE

Salary range for RS is $18-25$/hr.  Send resume and application to the Ottawa County Health Department 1856 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452, attention Ken Sharkey.

Position offering closes 1-15-15

Posted 12-16-15

 

Putnam County Health Department

Health Commissioner

The Putnam County Board of Health is accepting resumes for the full-time, contract position of Health Commissioner to serve the public health needs for a mostly rural community of 34,000 in Northwest, Ohio. 

Qualifications: licensed physician, dentist, veterinarian, podiatrist, chiropractor; or the holder of a master’s degree in public health or an equivalent master’s degree in a related health field as determined by the Board of Health.

Requirements: knowledge of principles and practices of public health, fiscal management, grants administration, staff supervision, community planning, policy management and public health accreditation; ability to exercise independent judgment, understand and execute federal and state laws and regulations; demonstrate a vision of local public health in the future; be identified as a leader and manager, possess outstanding communication skills, have an in-depth understanding of community needs assessment and collaboration; valid driver’s license.

Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience. Full benefit package available.
Please send resume and cover letter to the Putnam County Commissioners, 245 E. Main St., Suite 101, Ottawa, OH 45875 by EOB December 23. PCHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position open until filled.

Posted 12-16-14

 

Public Health Dayton & Montgomery County

Sanitarian-in-Training or Registered Sanitarian

This position requires knowledge of environmental health principles and practices. Under immediate supervision, employee is responsible for implementation of various environmental health programs within established geographic boundaries. 

An employee in this class conducts inspections and re-inspections of food operations, public swimming pools, schools, transient accommodations, and other public or semi-public facilities and prepares reports which determine compliance with state and local codes and regulations; conducts field tests and/or collects various samples as assigned. Employee will investigate food borne illness and conduct educational presentations when requested May be required to play an active role in the event of a public health emergency, which may include changes in responsibilities and working hours. Applicants should submit an application, resume and a certified copy of college transcript. Position subject to criminal background check. Applicants who declare use of nicotine/tobacco in any form including replacement therapy products and prescription medications used to treat smoking addiction on the Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County Application for employment or addendum thereto, shall not be considered for employment. Applicants must submit an application for employment and related documents as detailed on Public Health's website: wwwphdmc.org/employment.

NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS:

Sanitarian-in-Training: Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Health, or a degree in the Physical, Natural or Biological Sciences which meet the educational requirements set forth by the Ohio Sanitarian Registration Act (ORC 4736);.Valid Ohio Driver’s License and access to a motor vehicle;

SALARY: $17.26/hourly, $35,900.80/annually for SIT, and :$19.53/hourly, $40,622.40/annually for RS.

Registered Sanitarian I: Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Health, or a degree in the Physical, Natural or Biological Sciences which meet the educational requirements set forth by the Ohio Sanitarian Registration Act (ORC 4736); Current Ohio Sanitarian Registration; 1-5 years experience as Sanitarian-in-Training; Valid Ohio Driver’s License and access to a motor vehicle.

Position open until filled.

Posted 11-26-14

 

Columbus Public Health

Public Health Sanitarian I OR Sanitarian-in-Training

Presently two vacancies exist in the Environmental Health Division of Columbus Public Health. Operating under the direct supervision from an Environmental Health Supervisor, new staff members will be assigned to one of the two sections in the division, Food Protection or Disease Prevention.

Position Duties:

(Any one position may not include all of the duties listed, nor do the examples cover all of the duties that may be performed.)

Conducts routine on-site inspections of restaurants, food establishments, residential property, schools, swimming pools, vending commissaries, recreational areas, and commercial enterprises to determine compliance with laws and regulations governing sanitary requirements;

Conducts routine on-site inspections of mechanical water and wastewater disposal systems for conformance to laws and regulations governing sanitary requirements;

Interprets regulations, recommends changes in procedures and issues orders for correcting deficiencies and violations to responsible parties;

Investigates rodent and insect infestations and reports conditions found;

Investigates complaints and makes special studies of environmental hazards throughout the City and prepares reports of conditions found and recommends corrective action;

Conducts routine inspections and investigates complaints of body art facilities;

Conducts inspections and investigations for presence of lead or lead poisoning in coordination with the Center for Disease Control and Housing and Urban Development;

Conducts lead poisoning/risk reduction education programs for homeowners, parents, and health care professionals;

Conducts interventions for homeowners to identify the presence of asthma triggers including mold and chemicals, as well as other general safety concerns;

Provides education and consultation and investigates complaints regarding hazardous or infectious waste disposal;

Inspects infectious waste generators/treatment facilities to ensure compliance with applicable regulations;

Maintains records of conditions found and recommendations made on each inspection;

Attends training classes in approved inspection methods;

Attends staff conferences for instruction in the proper interpretation of departmental policies and objectives;

May give testimony in court;

May communicate with individuals who have limited English language skills.

Position Requirements:

PH Sanitarian I - Possession of a valid certificate as a Registered Sanitarian with the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration and possession of a valid Ohio motor vehicle operator's license are required. Candidates having conversational proficiency in a language or languages other than English are desirable.

Public Health Sanitarian-in-Training - Possession of a valid certificate as a Sanitarian-In-Training with the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration and possession of a valid Ohio motor vehicle operator's license are required. Candidates having conversational proficiency in a language or languages other than English are desirable.

Starting pay grade for RS: $20.41 to $22.69 per hour; Starting pay grade for SIT: $16.01 to $17.78 per hour.  For more information, contact Keith Krinn, RS, MA, Environmental Health Administrator at klkrinn@columbus.gov

Position open until filled.

Posted 11-19-14

 

Miami County Public Health

Environmental Health Clerk

ACCEPTABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Position requires a High school diploma or equivalent; and one (1) year experience in the secretarial field; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience. General computer/data entry – Microsoft word and other Microsoft Programs. Need excellent communication skills and organizational skills. Position is full time 37.5 hrs per week. Base pay - $10.98/hour. Knowledge, skills and experience will be considered.

LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and maintain a driving record that meets the insurability requirements of the District’s insurance provider.

EQUIPMENT OPERATED: Standard office equipment including computer.

INHERENTLY HAZARDOUS OR PHYSICALLY DEMANDING WORKING CONDITIONS:
Is exposed to possible injury due to unclean or unsanitary conditions; is exposed to possible injury from hazardous waste; has contact with potentially violent or emotionally distraught persons. 

Note: in accordance with the U.S. Department of Labor physical demands strength ratings, this is considered sedentary work.

To apply, send Cover letter, Resume’, and application to:
Sandra L. Lutz, BS, Administrative Asst., Registrar
510 West Water St. Ste. 130
Troy, Ohio 45373 or email to:
slutz@miamicountyhealth.net

Application can be downloaded at: www.miamicountyhealth.net – Job Opportunities.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND OFFICES ARE ACCESSIBLE TO THE PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED.

Position open until filled

Posted 11-19-14

 

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 open until filled.

Posted 11-7-14

 

Paulding County Health Department

Environmental Health Director and Staff Sanitarian Positions

Applicants must have a certificate of registration as a Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian In Training issued by the Ohio State Board of Sanitarian Registration. Bachelor’s degree with 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours of science required. Positions require a valid Ohio Driver’s License and Auto Insurance. Please forward resume for consideration to: Paulding County Health Department, 800 East Perry Street, Paulding, Ohio 45879 or email to paulcohd@odh.ohio.gov. Paulding County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer.

Position open until filled.

Posted 10-30-14

 

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

 

Warren County Combined Health District

Environmental Health Director

The Environmental Health Director plans, directs and coordinates all Environmental Health Programs for the Warren County Combined Health District. Establishes and enforces policies and procedures. Conducts inspections and consultations related to environmental health licensing and the enforcement of environmental health regulations. Serves as an informational resource within the community on the subject of environmental health. Provides supervision, consultation, training, and technical advice to subordinate personnel under direct supervision from the Health Commissioner. Provides leadership and support in planning for and during a public health emergency. Responsible for responding to environmental health type emergency calls, including 24 hour on call coverage. Informs the Board of Health of activities and current issues. Assist Health Commissioner with job related duties as requested. Full job description available for review at www.wcchd.com under Employment Opportunities.

Position requirements include B.S. Degree in environmental health or related science (biology, chemistry, etc.); Master’s degree in Public Health or related environmental degree is preferred; certificate of registration as Sanitarian issued by Ohio Board of Sanitarian Registration in accordance with Chapter 4736 of the Ohio Revised Code; 5 years’ related experience, including experience in program management or supervision preferred; the ability to independently perform all environmental health duties; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience; valid Ohio driver’s license and an acceptable driving record.

Position pay range is $59,446.40 - $72,831.20 depending upon experience.  For more infomration, contact Duane Stansbury at dstansbury@wcchd.com

Position open until filled

Posted 9-10-14

 

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

Marketing/Public Information Coordinator

The Toledo-Lucas County Health Department is seeking a full-time Marketing/PIO Coordinator.  Marketing/PIO Coordinator will be responsible for marketing and training of Health Department services; formulate partnerships on a local, regional, state, and national level; develop press releases; present to large audiences; and prepare/oversee reports, correspondence, and other related material. The coordinator must have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, public health, or related field with strong computer skills. Ability to travel required (25%). Public health preparedness experience a plus. Special consideration will be given to candidates fluent in Spanish. Salary range for this position is $22.00 - $33.00 per hour.  Send resume to: Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, Attn: Mary Frank, 635 N. Erie Street, Toledo. OH 43604.

Position open until filled.

Posted 9-8-14

 

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

 

Tuscarawas County Health Department

Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian-in-Training

The Tuscarawas County Health Department is looking for a fulltime sanitarian or sanitarian-in-training to be a generalist with an emphasis on Food Service. Position available immediately.

Must be a Sanitarian-in-Training or Registered Sanitarian with the State of Ohio. Position duties include mostly food inspections, as well as some water sampling,rabies control, housing, nuisance, and other various environmental health inspections.

For more information, contact Myra Pancher, Director of Environmental Health at 330-343-5550 Ext. 115 or myra.pancher@odh.ohio.gov.

Position open until filled.

Posted 7-24-14

 

Conneaut City Health Department

Registered Sanitarian

The Conneaut City Health Department is looking for a part -time RS. 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

 

Mahoning County Board of Health

Sanitarian

Full time (37.50 hours per week) position in the environmental division.  Performs the full range of inspection, investigation, enforcement and educational activities involved in the continuing environmental programs of the Board of Health including, but not limited to: food service operation, food establishment operation, food vending operation, nuisance complaints, rodent control, vector control, campgrounds, mobile home park operation, swimming pools, water sampling, on lot sewage evaluation, installation inspection of home sewage systems, home environmental lead risk assessments, and solid waste program.

Must be a Registered Sanitarian in the State of Ohio or Sanitarian-In-Training eligible. Must possess valid motor vehicle operator's license.  Starting hourly rate is $18.79 per hour for Sanitarian and $15.60 per hour for Sanitarian-in-Training.  For more information, contact Mary Helen Smith, MPH RS, REHS at mhsmith@mahoninghealth.org

Position open until filled.

Posted 6-3-14

 

Clark County Combined Health District

Sanitarian-in-Training

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

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 5-21-14.

 

Johns Manville

EHS Lead

Johns Manville is currently seeking qualified applications for the position of EHS Lead.  This position reports to the Complex Plant Manager. The EHS Lead is responsible for the implementation and coordination of all environmental, health and safety programs for the Defiance, Ohio complex. This position will develop and provide technical hands-on direction on all EHS decisions, which bear critical importance to the overall complex objectives, operations and profitability.

The ideal candidate is a HANDS ON leader, strong technical competencies when it comes to environmental regulation, the ability to work cross functional with all levels in the organization, and be a trusted resource to provide guidance when it comes to EHS regulations and policies.

The Defiance, Ohio locations produce cured and uncured fiberglass products that serve the automotive, aerospace, OEM, air handling and pipe & mechanical markets. There are two manufacturing sites in the city of Defiance, OH, between both plants there are roughly 530 hourly associates and 60 salaried associates.  This position does offer a relocation package to candidates who meet our relocation guidelines.

Position Duties:

• Directs the EHS resources and activities of the complex to support the EHS programs by providing hands on action, advice and guidance to management and plant floor personnel
• Ensure the complex meets all local, state and federal regulations and is properly permitted
• Serve as the complex expert in regards to Title V air permit, ensuring all reporting is completed in an accurate, timely fashion and the complex operations personnel understand and maintain compliance to the permit
• Continually maintain an appropriate level of awareness, knowledge and preparedness across the complex to create a culture that prioritizes effective EHS and balances overall associated costs
• Review internal EHS policies and practices to ensure they are current and appropriate; conduct hazard and risk assessments and change existing, or develop new recommendations from these assessments
• Serve as the complex expert within the field of EHS when called upon to address regulatory agency compliance issues, third party safety and liability consultants and other representatives as necessary
• Responsible for the staffing and directing of the complex EHS Department
• Assist in the investigation of all incidents and ensure proper records are completed and submitted timely.
• Assist in implementation of corrective actions as it relates to the incident and ensure proper procedures are communicated throughout the complex
• Stay abreast of current and emerging technical and professional aspects of this position
• Conduct site visits/audits
• Oversee 2 Title V large operating facilities and a local warehouse

Position Requirements:

• Bachelor's Degree or higher in Environmental, Safety, Engineering or related technical field
• Proven hands on leadership capabilities in a manufacturing setting
• 8+ years' experience in EH&S or environmental
• Experience or demonstrated ability to manage an EH&S department
• Advanced knowledge of manufacturing industry practices, regulatory agency requirements and industry standards
• Excellent computer skills
• Ability to make good judgments and render good decisions
• Experience managing a Title V permit
• Strong understanding of both behavior based safety and OSHA compliance

For more information, contact Megan Adams at Johns Manville.

Position open until filled.

Posted 4-3-14

 

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.  Position pay range is $18.00 - $25.00 per hour.

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.

Send resume and application to the Ottawa County Health Department, 1856 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452,attention Ken Sharkey.  For more information, contact Ken Sharkey at 419-734-6800.  EOE

Position open until filled

Posted 3-24-14

 

Lorain City Health Department

Environmental Health Sanitarian/Sanitarian-in-Training

All applicants must be United States citizens or have legally declared their intentions of becoming one. Applicants must possess a valid Ohio Drivers license to be shown at time of application. A comprehensive resume will be accepted in addition to the application.

Applicants for the positions of Sanitarian and/or Sanitarian in Training must show proof that they are a registered Sanitarian and/or Sanitarian-In-Training in the State of Ohio or have a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with at least 45-quarter units or 30 semester units of science courses approved by the State Board of Sanitarian Registration to be eligible for a Sanitarian-In-Training certificate. All course work must meet the minimum standards of the State Board of Sanitarian Registration. A Sanitarian-In-Training shall apply for registration as a Sanitarian within three years of his/her registration as a Sanitarian-In-Training. Capable of becoming licensed as a Public Operator by the Ohio Department of Agriculture (Pesticide license).

Duties of a Sanitarian and a Sanitarian in Training include but are not limited to: entry-level technical work within the Environmental Division of the Lorain City Health Department. An employee in this class trains in promoting public health and safety by performing inspection, investigation, education and enforcement work for the Environmental Division.

All qualified candidates will be interviewed and subject to a background investigation and as civil service classified employees will be required to successfully pass a basic pre-employment physical and drug test administered under the direction of the City of Lorain prior to their appointment. A job description will be provided at time of application.

Position pay for Registered Sanitarian is $40,488.00 and for Sanitarian-in-Training is $36,128.00.  For more information, contact Rosemary White at rosemary_white@cityoflorain.org or 440-204-2066.

Position offering closes 12-31-2014

Posted 2-19-14