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Environmental Services Director - Aitkin County, MN

Career Posting: Environmental Services Director

Aitkin County in Aitkin MN is seeking qualified candidates. To fill the position of Environmental Services Director

Position Description: Aitkin County is accepting applications for a FT Environmental Services Director to plan, direct, and provide consultative services relating to the Wetland Conservation Act, Planning and Zoning, Environmental Health and Solid and Hazardous Waste management programs by developing goals and objectives, directing implementation and evaluating programs on an annual basis. Directs investigative and enforcement programs to protect the environmental health of the County.

Position Requirements: Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Health, Natural Sciences, or a related field, plus five or more years related experience in local government that includes budgeting and administration of the Wetland Conservation Act, Planning and Zoning, Environmental Health, and Solid and Hazardous Waste management programs, and two or more years of supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the position Must possess, or obtain within one (1) year of hire, an Environmental Health Specialist/Sanitarian Registration License, issued by the Minnesota Department of Health. Must possess, or obtain within two (2) years of hire, a Certified ISTS Designer/Inspector license issued by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Type II Landfill Inspector license issued by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency preferred, but not required. Valid Minnesota driver’s license required. Employment reference checks and a criminal background check will be performed as part of the pre-employment process. Must be willing to work flexible hours when necessary, including occasional evenings for meetings and occasional weekends.

Where to apply: https://aitkincounty.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2on7moro2hs

Additional Information: https://aitkincounty.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2on7moro2hs