2/20/2018 - Environmental Specialist or Registered Environmental Health Specialist (Pending Civil Service Procedures)
Environmental Specialist (Provisional, Pending Civil Service Procedures)
Salary Range: $43,649 – $58,527
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 856-327-6405) by March 2, 2018.