The Meigs County Health Department is seeking a qualified candidate for the full time position of Environmental Health Specialist/Sanitarian. Applicants must be a Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS), Registered Environmental Health Specialist-in-Training (REHSIT), or be eligible to register as an Environmental Health Specialist in Training (REHSIT). A Bachelor’s Degree with at least forty-five quarter hours or thirty semester hours of science courses is required. Primary duties include inspections and evaluations in the Sewage Treatment System program, Private Water program and Food Safety program. Other responsibilities may include inspection and consultation in the following areas: Swimming pools, schools, campgrounds, body art facilities, rabies surveillance, and nuisances. Applicant must be able to interpret laws/policies, educate the public, initiate public health orders, and recommend enforcement actions. Applicant must be a motivated individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills. All candidates must have a valid driver’s license and access to a motor vehicle. Salary is commensurate with experience. PCHD is an equal opportunity employer.

Medical Coverage

Dental, Vision and Basic Life Insurance

Paid time off, including vacation, personal, and sick leave

12 paid holidays per year

8-4 work day, 35-hours work week Monday – Friday

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System

Access to Deferred Compensation Programs & Additional Life Insurances

Please submit by email a resume and 3 letters of professional references to Steve Swatzel at steve.swatzel@meigs-health.com. This posting will remain open until filled

Meigs County Health Department (MCHD) is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, disability, military status, veteran status, genetic testing, or other unlawful bias except when such a factor constitutes a bona fide occupational qualification (“BFOQ”).

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