Northern Kentucky Health Department
November 4, 2021
REGISTERED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST [Code: REHSF]
Do you want to make your community a better place to live by preventing disease, promoting wellness and protecting against health threats? Are you excited about being part of a team focused on making a difference? Does work/life balance appeal to you? If you answered YES, then it may be time for you to find the job you love right here at NKY Health. The Environmental Health and Safety Division is accepting applications for Registered Environmental Health Specialists to provide public health environmental services essential for a safe and healthy community and to perform related duties. Initially the position will be located at our District office currently in Florence, KY. We could be waiting for YOU!
Status: Full-time (40 hours/week) non-exempt (hourly pay) merit system position
Classification: Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)
Starting Pay Rate: $20.91/hour to $24.24/hour (based on your years of directly related paid experience)
Reports To: Environmental Health Manager
Essential functions include, but are not limited to:
Under general direction:
Minimum Pre-Hire Qualifications:
Valid, Active Driver’s License, reliable transportation, and Bachelors degree in Environmental Health or closely related field from an accredited university/college
Minimum Post-Hire Qualifications:
Both of the following:
Same as above plus prior public health experience and/or bilingual English/Spanish.
Please submit applications through CareerBuilder only (www.careerbuilder.com).
We're sorry but to be fair we have to discard paper applications, faxed applications,
and e-mailed applications without considering them.
For immediate consideration apply by 11/13/2021.
We’ll accept your application as long as the position is posted on CareerBuilder.
Please reference code REHSF on any attachments or correspondence. No phone calls, paper applications, or paper resumes please. Selection will be made by interview(s), and/or review of submitted documentation, which must indicate that applicant meets minimum qualifications. Criminal background check will be required. Failure to meet any of the selection criteria shall disqualify an applicant.
Northern Kentucky Health Department Human Resources – REHSF
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