Career Posting: Environmental Health Specialist 1
Ramsey County is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Environmental Health Specialist 1.
Within the assigned geographical area, the employee will ensure compliance with Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health Ordinances: Food, Lodging, Mobile Home, Swimming Pool, Youth Camp, Smoke-Free Restaurant, Administrative and Public Health Nuisance Ordinances. Conduct inspections of all the licensed establishments in the employee’s assigned area as required. Investigate complaints (e.g., food, lodging, pool, public health nuisance, smoking). Enforce regulatory and contractual requirements. Provide technical assistance and education. Assist in developing, implementing and maintaining policies and procedures. Coordinate and cooperate with other agencies, such as MDH and MDA. Participate in Emergency Management exercises as requested.
Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental health, sanitary sciences, the physical, or biological sciences, or a related environmental health or natural resources field, including at least 30 semester or 45 quarter hour credits in the physical, chemical or biological sciences.