Career Posting: Environmental Health Technician- Animal Control Officer
City of St. Cloud- St. Cloud MN (City Hall 400 2nd St. S 56301) is seeking qualified candidates. To fill the position of Environmental Health Technician- Animal Control Officer
Environmental Health Technician – Animal Control Officer
The City of St. Cloud is accepting applications for the position of Environmental Health Technician. There is currently one vacancy in the Health and Inspections Department – Animal Control Division.
Work within the Animal Control Division includes:
- Enforcement of appropriate City Ordinances regarding animals
- Impoundment of strays
- Bite investigations
- Frequent use of enforcement actions to obtain compliance with related codes under the supervision of the Assistant Health Director and Health Director
- May also be assigned to Housing and Code Enforcement Division to include: inspecting rental properties ensuring compliance with property maintenance code; enforcement of nuisance and zoning ordinances; and other related duties.
- Other responsibilities can be found by reviewing the Environmental Health Technician job description.
Bachelor’s degree OR associate degree plus 4 years related work experience; must possess valid class D Minnesota driver’s license; must have basic computer skills and must provide reliable transportation to perform all described duties and responsibilities. The Animal Control Division provides a city owned vehicle for most animal control duties.
Desirable Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in related field (public health, environmental health, life sciences, urban planning, etc.); inspection experience; knowledge of municipal housing code enforcement; knowledge of zoning and nuisance ordinances and methods and procedures by which they are administered and enforced; knowledge of the principles and practices of public health sanitation; knowledge of building construction and remodeling methods and practices; International Code Council Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector certification; and knowledge of Microsoft Office products.