Recruitment #: 17-422040-01
Approximate Salary: $59,569.24 - $72,406.78/year
Opening Date: 6/6/2017 6:00:00 PM
Final Filing Date: 6/26/2017 5:00:00 PM
Contact Information: Joy Cadiz (707) 784-3405
Type of Recruitment: Open Competitive
Work Locations: Fairfield
Protecting the Individual, the Public, and the Environment
The Department of Resource Management is a comprehensive agency comprised of the Environmental Health Services, Building and Safety, Planning Services, Public Works, Parks and Administrative Services Divisions. The department provides for the well-being of Solano County's present and future residents and the public at-large through administration and enforcement of Federal, State, and Local laws and policies pertaining to environmental health, building construction, land use planning, transportation and recreation. The Environmental Health Services Division is responsible for protecting public health and the environment by implementing environmental health programs in three broad areas:
The Consumer Protection Program which provides assistance for consumer oriented facilities and the health and well-being of County residents
The Technical Services Program which includes waste, water and land use
The Hazardous Materials Program which protects the environment and public health
To learn more about the Department of Resource Management, please visit: http://www.solanocounty.com/depts/rm/default.asp
Environmental Health Specialist (Entry) perform tasks on a trainee basis under direct supervision and assists in a variety of inspections and investigations involving the enforcement of Public Health and Environmental health laws and regulations. As incumbents gain experience, they are assigned routine inspections to perform independently. This entry level class is in training to qualify for testing and registration as an Environmental Health Specialist with the State of California.
The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill full-time and part-time regular, limited-term or extra-help positions as vacancies occur or the need arises.
No experience required.
Must have a current evaluation letter, from the State of California, Department of Health Services, stating certification for employment as an Environmental Health Specialist Trainee, which includes possession of a Bachelor’s degree, from an accredited four-year college or university, which meets the requirements of the California Health and Safety Code, Division 104, Part 1, Chapter 4, Article 1, Section 106600 (et sequiter). See Document Submittal Requirements for more information.
Appointments at the entry level are not expected to be continued for a period longer than three years. Failure to gain Registration as an Environmental Health Specialist in accordance with the California Health and Safety Code, Division 104, Part 1, Chapter 4, Article 1, Section 106600 (et sequiter) within three years of appointment will result in termination.
Possession of or the ability to obtain a valid Class C California driver’s license.
To view the job description for this position, please visit: http://www.solanocounty.com/civicax/filebank/blobdload.aspx?blobid=15798