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An Equal Opportunity Employer

SALARY: $76,835.20 - $92,019.20 Annually
OPENING DATE: 10/26/18
CLOSING DATE: 11/09/18
JOB TYPE: Limited Term
JOB CATEGORY: Environmental Services
DEPARTMENT: Planning, Building & Environmental Services
LOCATION: County Administration - 1195 Third Street, Napa


The Napa Valley, internationally known for its fine wines, exciting restaurants and world-class resorts, is home to 140,000 residents who share a strong sense of community and a legacy of preserving and protecting our rich agricultural heritage.

Located in the heart of California's preeminent wine region, the Napa Valley is also part of the dynamic San Francisco Bay Metropolitan Area. With its sunny Mediterranean climate and proximity to the mountains and ocean, the Valley offers residents easy access to virtually unlimited shopping, dining, cultural and recreational opportunities.

The Napa Valley's strategic location, natural and cultural resources, history of responsible land use planning and attractive quality of life provide the ideal mix of small town living and big city amenities.


The County of Napa is a highly respected employer within the local community as well as throughout the region. We offer rewarding and challenging work, flexible hours, competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and tremendous opportunities for career growth. At the County of Napa we truly value our employees and are committed to diversity in our family-oriented environment. This is why we are the Employer of Choice for more than 1,400 employees.

As an organization, the County is dedicated to improving the lives of our citizens and reflecting the best of the community's values: Respect, Accountability, Dedication, Integrity and Innovation.


This recruitment is being conducted to establish an eligibility list for current and future full-time, part-time, limited term and extra help vacancies that may occur over the next 12 months. The current vacancy is for a Limited Term vacancy on the Consumer Protection Team. The department can choose to fill this vacancy at the I or II level, depending on the applicant pool. Among the listed knowledge, skills and abilities, the ideal candidates should also demonstrate the ability to:

  • Communicate effectively and professionally both orally and in writing. 
  • Educate operators and members of the public on the environmental health reasons behind laws and regulations and provide assistance, as appropriate, to bring about compliance.
  • Collaborate and work well with others, including representatives from private industry, the public and coworkers.

Environmental Health Specialist I
This is the entry-level class in the Environmental Health Specialist series. Incumbents receive training through a division wide training and education program to qualify them to test for the Environmental Health Specialist examination. Incumbents perform tasks under the continuing supervision of a Registered Environmental Health Specialist. An incumbent may be promoted to a II level without a formal recruitment process upon registration as an Environmental Health Specialist, and at the point in time when the incumbent has demonstrated the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform at the II level, and the workload justifies it.

Environmental Health Specialist I
$31.28 - $37.40 Hourly
$2,502.40 - $2,992.00 Biweekly
$5,421.87 - $6,482.67 Monthly
$65,062.40 - $77,792.00 Annually

Environmental Health Specialist II
This is the journeyman level class in the Environmental Health Specialist series. The position in this class works independently performing a full range of environmental health and/or hazardous materials inspection and investigation duties. Incumbents are required to be registered as an Environmental Health Specialist with the State of California.

Environmental Health Specialist II
$36.94 - $44.24 Hourly
$2,955.20 - $3,539.20 Biweekly
$6,402.93 - $7,668.27 Monthly
$76,835.20 - $92,019.20 Annually

The Recruitment Process:

1.  Applications are due by 5:00 P.M. on Friday, November 9, 2018.

2.  Applications will be screened for minimum qualifications the week of November 12, 2018.
3.  Candidates that meet the minimum qualifications will have their supplemental responses scored by subject matter experts the week of November 19, 2018. The most qualified applicants from the scoring of the supplemental questions will be invited for an Oral Panel Interview.

4. Oral Panel Interviews are tentatively scheduled to take place the week of December 10, 2018. Only the most qualified candidates from the interview process will be placed on the eligibility list and may be considered to fill positions for up to one year.

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