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12/23/2014 - Environmental Specialist

JOB OPPORTUNITY

County of Cumberland

Cumberland County Health Department

309 Buck St., Millville, NJ 08332

856-327-7602

www.ccdoh.org

December 22, 2014

 

Environmental Specialist (Provisional, Pending Civil Service Procedures)

Salary Range: $43,649 – $58,527

-or-

Registered Environmental Health Specialist (Provisional, Pending Civil Service Procedures)

Salary Range: $46,766 – $61,969

 

Duties:                 Environmental Specialist:  Under direction, is responsible for scientific investigations                                      including field and office studies associated with environmental pollution abatement and land management; does related work as required.
REHS:  Under direction, performs sanitary inspection and environmental health work involved in the enforcement of relevant sanitary, environmental, and public health laws and rules within the 

concerned jurisdiction; conducts inspections, investigations, and educational outreach activities; performs other related duties as required and/or necessary.

*This position will be working directly in the inspection and enforcement of our solid waste program.
 
Requirements: Environmental Specialist:
EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in the environmental, biological, or chemical sciences or in environmental engineering.

NOTE: A valid Professional Engineer's License issued by the New Jersey State Board of Professional Engineer's and Land Surveyors may be substituted for the degree in environmental engineering.

 

EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of professional experience in environmental control work including field investigations and inspections and environmental impact analysis.

NOTE: Possession of an environmentally oriented Master's degree in the environmental, biological, or chemical sciences, or in engineering may be substituted for the above work experience.

 

                               LICENSE:  Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey

                                

                               REHS:

LICENSE:  Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey and a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services.

 

Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing, to include drug screenings, and criminal background checks.  

Applicants should submit letter of interest with resume to Megan Sheppard, Health Officer (msheppard@ccdoh.org or fax 856-327-6405) by January 14, 2014.