Career Posting: Assistant Health Director
City of St. Cloud - Health & Inspections Department is seeking qualified candidates. To fill the position of Assistant Health Director
Position Description: This Assistant Health Director is a supervisory position responsible for administrative work in the operation, direction and coordination of municipal environmental health, animal control, rental housing inspections and code enforcement, including the execution and enforcement of statutes, ordinances, and regulations for the protection and promotion of public health and safety. The Assistant Health Director will supervise staff, assist in management of overall operations of the Health and Inspections Department and serve as acting Health Director in the absence of the Health Director. The position will also be required to assist in determining division and departmental budgets by advising the Health Director, City Administrator, Mayor and City Council. Work also involves the training of personnel, inner-agency coordination/cooperation, special projects, administrative reporting, working with consultants and other assignments as the need arises. The position requires the exercise of considerable independent judgement and initiative. General supervision is received from the Health Director, and the Community Development Director.
Position Requirements: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and major course work in environmental health, public health, physical or natural sciences or related fields; Minimum of 3-years experience in the administration and/ or enforcement of environmental/ public health activities, or related field; Current Minnesota Department of Health Environmental Health Specialist/Sanitarian Registration or ability to obtain registration within 2 years of hire. Possession of valid Minnesota driver's license; must provide own appropriate transportation.