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Employer: Martin-Tyrrell-Washington District Health
Located in: Plymouth , North Carolina
Degree Required: Bachelors
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:Working knowledge of environmental health laws, rules, and procedures, as well as a complete understanding of the concepts of public health law; Practical knowledge of microbiology, biology, chemistry, food science, epidemiology, soil science, entomology, and basic engineering technology as applied to environmental health practices; General knowledge of community resources; Working knowledge of the responsibilities of other agencies involved in environmental health work; Working knowledge of the interrelationship between socio-economic factors and environmental health concerns; Working knowledge of the design of on-site waste water treatment systems, food sanitation, food borne diseases, communicable diseases, vector control, protection of water supplies, solid waste management, and institutional sanitation; Working knowledge of inspection methods and investigation techniques as applied in environmental health; Ability to analyze and comprehend a wide variety of technical and administrative regulations, records, and reports; Ability to exercise sound judgement and deal tactfully with a wide range of public contracts while enforcing public health laws and regulations; Ability to motivate and educate business and property owners and the consuming public in matters related to protecting and promoting public health; Ability to present formal environmental health training programs; Ability to develop and express ideas and opinions concisely, comprehensively, and clearly in oral and written from; Ability to independently plan and schedule work activities; Ability to apply environmental health knowledge and techniques in the investigation of environmental health problems.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:Graduation from a four-year college or university with 30 semester of course work in the physical or biological sciences and two years of exposure in environmental health; or a four-year or Master's degree in environmental health from a program which is accredited by the National Accreditation Council for Environmental Health Curricula of the National Environmental Health Association and one year of experience in environmental health.
NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION: Approval for registration as a Sanitarian or registration as a Sanitarian by the North Carolina Board of Sanitarian Examiners prior to employment
Posted on 10/03/2017
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