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Environmental Health Specialist - Thurston County Public Health and Social Services

Location: Olympia, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: November 10, 2017
Job #11884
Posted: October 10, 2017
Description:

There is one (1) full-time position available in the Food and Environmental Services Section of the Public Health & Social Services department of Thurston County.

Environmental Health Specialist I positions are used in several program areas within the department. These entry level positions provide surveilliance, education and enforcement in specific health programs in order to improve conditions that might otherwise lead to pollution and/or disease transmission. These positions have responsibilities in areas including Landuse, Drinking Water, On-Site Sewage, Food, Vector, and Water Quality.

Skills/Eligibility:

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental health, biology, bacteriology or related field.
  • One (1) year of professional environmental health work experience requiring extensive public contact.
  • Must have current Washington State Driver’s License.
How to Apply:

Apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/thurstonwa/jobs/1856883/environmental-health-specialist-i?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs, or contact Sammy Berg via phone or email at 360-867-2568 or bergs@co.thurston.wa.us, respectively.

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