Minnesota Department of Health – Food, Pools and Lodging Services Section Manager (St Paul)

Minnesota Department of Health- St Paul is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Food, Pools and Lodging Services Section Manager

Job ID: 40825

Job Summary

As manager of a section of the Environmental Health Division, this position directs statewide prevention and protection activities. The manager leads a statewide system for the implementation of statutes and rules for the food, pools and lodging program. Activities including providing technical and scientific expertise, maintaining and enforcing rules and statutes, developing and implementing policies, responding to emergencies, analyzing hazards and risk factors, administering fiscal and personnel activities, and evaluating and assessing programs.

Position Requirements: 

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s or advanced degree in public health or related AND three years of progressive leadership responsibilities as a manager or supervisor; OR

Bachelor’s degree in public health or related AND five years of progressive leadership responsibilities as a manager or supervisor

Experience must also include the following:

Must be a registered sanitarian

Superior human relations skill

Management skills, including supervision

Leadership skills

High level decision-making abilities

Preferred Qualifications

An advanced or terminal degree will be considered an asset

Experience in an environmental public health leadership position

Background managing a state wide food safety program

Experience managing multiple overlapping projects that engage a variety of stakeholders

Ability to manage policy and budget development through the legislative process

Additional Requirements

Must successfully pass a background check

Must possess a valid Class D driver's license

Where to apply: https://careers.mn.gov/psp/hcm92apc/MNCAREERS/HRCR/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_SCHJOB&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1001&utm_source=email&utm_medium=email

Drinking Water Protection Compliance Coordinator – State Program Administrator Principal – St Paul

Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, MN is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Compliance Coordinator (2 Positions)

Job Summary

This vacancy will be used to fill two (2) vacancies in the Drinking Water Protection Section.

This position exists in the Community Public Water Supply (CPWS) Unit and Non Community Public Water Supply (NPWS) Unit (1 position per Unit) to: 1) administer and ensure compliance with the federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) rules and regulations as they pertain to public water systems, 2) coordinate, train, guide, and mentor compliance officers, 3) define, document, and improve compliance SOPs Section-wide, 4) collaborate with Unit Supervisor, other Unit Compliance Coordinator, Section, and Division staff, and US EPA to optimize program implementation; and 5) provide technical assistance, consultation, and training to staff, public water systems, operators, and others in regard to regulatory compliance for public water supplies. ​

 

Minimum Qualifications

Three years of professional experience in environmental health, hydrology, or related field

Professional experience must include compliance monitoring, compiling and analyzing data, and writing reports and correspondence

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced degree would be an asset

Detailed knowledge of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act and Minnesota Rules applicable to public water supply systems

Ability to compile and analyze data from a variety of sources to make compliance and enforcement determinations

Background enforcing laws and rules including in contentious situations

Ability to establish effective working partnerships within MDH, with regulated facility owners and operators, and with the general public

Ability to develop techniques and procedures to accomplish goals and objectives

Additional Requirements

Must successfully pass a background check

Must possess a Valid Class D driver's license

 

Where to apply: https://careers.mn.gov/psp/hcm92apc/MNCAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1001&JobOpeningId=40673&PostingSeq=1&languageCd=ENG&utm_source=email&utm_medium=email

Job ID 40673