ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST II
DEPARTMENT MDH Local Health- Kent County
DATE OPENED 8/22/2022 11:30:00 AM
FILING DEADLINE 9/22/2022 11:59:00 PM
SALARY $48,525.00 - $62,795.00/year, with potential growth to $77,504.00/year
EMPLOYMENT TYPE Full-Time
HR ANALYST Roderick Howard II
WORK LOCATION Kent
LOCATION OF POSITION
MDH/Kent County Health Department, Environmental Health Services Division, Chestertown, Maryland
Main Purpose Of Job
This position will perform routine Environmental Health field work for public health protection. Such work will include inspecting food service facilities within Kent County, including excluded organizations. This position will also be responsible for overseeing Temporary Food Permits, including inspecting Temporary Food Permit holders at special events after regular office hours and weekends.
This position will be responsible for enforcing State and local regulations delegated to the Kent County Health Department. This will be a general supervision position.
Education: Determined by the Maryland Board of Environmental Health Specialists, under the licensing requirements for Environmental Health Specialists.
Experience: One year of experience performing inspections and investigations, in order to ensure compliance with environmental health laws and regulations.
1. Candidates may substitute a Master of Public Health or Master of Science degree from an accredited college or university for the required experience.
2. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a Commissioned Officer in Environmental Engineering classifications or Environmental Engineering specialty codes in the Engineering and Natural Resources field of work, on a year-for-year basis, for the required experience.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
The desired candidate should have experience inspecting food service facilities, as well as experience inspecting Food Permit holders.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
1. Candidates for positions in this classification must possess and maintain a current license as a Registered Environmental Health Specialist from the Maryland Board of Environmental Health Specialists.
2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.
Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application, based on your education, training and experience, as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.
Please report all related education, experience, dates, and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview).
Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added.
Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this, or other, State agencies.
STATE OF MARYLAND BENEFITS
Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.
If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload. If you are unable to upload, please fax the requested information to, 410-333-5689. Only additional materials which are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.
For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division, at 410-767-1251.
If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division, at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov.
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service, at 1-800-735-2258.
We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.
People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.