|Department:||Barren River District Health Department|
|Company:||Life Health Services|
|Job Location:||Simpson County Health Department|
Title: Health Environmentalist
Worksite: Simpson County Health Department
Hours Status: Full Time
Pay Range: Starting $13.37/hr
*Pay is commensurate with education and experience
Brief Job Description:
Health Environmentalist to perform all environmental health inspections and investigations in Simpson County to ensure compliance with regulations, to include food service, hotel/motel, mobile home/recreation vehicle park, public building plan review, tattoo studio, school, septic tank cleaning vehicle, septic tank cleaning disposal site, ear/body piercing studio, youth camp, tanning bed, lead, swimming pool, beach, private water sample, rabies control and onsite sewage disposal system program; Investigates all nuisance complaints including mosquito control, bird, insect, and rodent; Issues notice/release in the methamphetamine lab program; Teaches Food Manager classes; Responds to environmental emergencies such as food vehicle accident, food service establishment fire, flood or other natural disaster, water service emergency; Provides information on mold as needed; Interprets reports generated by the Environmental Health Management Information System (EHMIS).
Education requirements: Bachelors degree from a college or university with a minor or twenty-four (24) semester hours in environmental health, biological or physical science or registration as a Kentucky Environmental Specialist/Sanitarian under KRS 223.