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Animal Control Officer /Environmental Health Inspector - Princeton, NJ

Under direction of the Health Officer, handles and captures wild and stray domesticated animals and birds.  The position will be responsible for the enforcement of the municipality’s rabies control program. The position will also be responsible for environmental health compliance and enforcement activities for a local health department which includes field inspections and/or investigations in accordance with the provisions of the New Jersey State Sanitary Code in areas such as: retail food establishments, public recreational bathing, tanning facilities, youth camps; body art procedures, public health nuisances, communicable disease control, kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds.  Applicant not currently holding Animal Control Officer Certification will be required to attend and successfully complete Animal Control Officer Certification Training within 3 months of hired date. Applicant must possess excellent writing and communication skills and will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the Municipality.

Requirements: State of NJ Animal Control Officer Certification or proof of registration in upcoming certification course must be provided.  State of NJ Registered Environmental Health Specialist License DESIRED.  Excellent written & oral communication skills and proficient PC skills. Must satisfy employer paid physical, drug screen and criminal background check. NJ residency required by State Statute. R.S.52:14-7.

Submit application, cover letter of intent and resume AS ATTACHMENTS to: humanresources@princetonnj.gov

Application available online at http://www.princetonnj.gov/employment.html                                    

EOE - M/F/V/H

Added: 8/03/2017

Part-Time Temporary Public Health Nurse Supervisor/ Advanced Practice Nurse, APN

Northern NJ Health Dept. serving local communities (Morris, Essex and Union Counties) has an immediate opening for the position of a Part-Time Temporary Public Health Nurse Supervisor/ Advanced Practice Nurse, APN. The successful candidate must have a minimum knowledge/experience/training in one or more of the following Systems / Programs:  CDRSS, Lead Trax, VFC(A), School Immunization Audits, Flu vaccination program, Chronic Disease programs and Clinics along with Health Education components /follow up.

Qualifications:  RN State of NJ with BSN Currently Licensed, Preferred Master Degree or APN- MSN or DNP with a minimum of 2 years of supervisory/leadership experience in a Health Department or equivalent Education and training.

14-21 hours per week                            

Competitive Salary with Experience and Education

Please respond via email to Health@bloomfieldtwpnj.com  or Mail to:

Bloomfield Twp. Department of Health and Human Services

1 Municipal Plaza Room 111

Bloomfield Twp. NJ 07003

Alternatively, you may wish to respond to Michael Fitzpatrick, Health Officer either by e-mail  mfitzpatrick@bloomfieldtwpnj.com or telephone at  (973) 713-9504

Added: 8/03/2017

Part-time Public Health Nurses

Regional Health Dept. serving multiple local communities (Morris, Essex and Union Counties) has an immediate opening for the position(s) for part time Public Health Nurses (:  21-25 hours per week). The successful candidate(s) must have a minimum basic knowledge/experience/training in one or more of the following Systems / Programs:  CDRSS, Lead Trax, VFC(A), School Immunization Audits, Flu vaccination program, Chronic Disease programs and Clinics along with Health Education components /follow up.

Qualifications:  RN State of NJ with BSN or equivalent Bachelor’s Degree- Currently Licensed with a minimum of 2 years of experience in a Health Department or equivalent Education and   training

Please respond via email to  Health@bloomfieldtwpnj.com  or Mail to:

Bloomfield Twp. Department of Health and Human Services

1 Municipal Plaza Room 111

 Bloomfield Twp. NJ 07003

Alternatively, you may wish to respond to Michael Fitzpatrick, Health Officer either by e-mail  mfitzpatrick@bloomfieldtwpnj.com or telephone at  (973) 713-9504

Added: 8/03/2017

Registered Environmental Health Specialist, Public Health- Sussex County

The Sussex County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Health has two (2) full time, 40 hour/week positions available.

LICENCE: Possession of a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services required; Appointees will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the positon.

JOB DUTIES: Under direction, performs sanitary inspection and environmental health work involving 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.

Please mail resume to: 

The County of Sussex

Office of Employee Services

One Spring Street

Newton, NJ 07860 

or Fax: (973)579-0355; 

EOE

Added:  8/03/2017

Part-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist – RINGWOOD BOROUGH, Passaic County

Ringwood Health Department is seeking a candidate for a part-time position of 20 hours per week. Applicant must hold a New Jersey Registered Environmental Health Specialist license and a valid driver’s license. Responsibilities include, under direction, performing sanitary inspections and environmental health work involving the enforcement of relevant sanitary, environmental, and public health laws and rules within the Borough; conducting inspections, investigations and educational outreach activities; performing other related duties as required and/or necessary. Applicant must possess excellent writing and communication skills. Salary negotiable based on experience. 

Send resume, references, salary history and requirements to: 

Scott Heck, Borough Manager

60 Margaret King Ave.

Ringwood, NJ 07456 or 

e-mail to sheck@ringwoodnj.net 

Close Date: July 23, 2017

The subject of the e-mail should read PT Environmental Health Specialist-Health Department. 

Ringwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Added:7/11/2017

Registered Environmental Health Specialist - Randolph Township Health Department.

Posting Date/Closing Date:  June 28, 2017/ July 28, 11, 2017

Salary: $40,000

Job Type: Full time

Location: Randolph Township Health Department, Randolph, NJ

Randolph Township is a local health provider municipality seeking a self-motivated individual to perform sanitary inspections and environmental health work including but not limited to, the enforcement of relevant sanitary, environmental, housing, property maintenance and public health laws and rules with the township and it’s recipient communities; conducts inspections, investigations and; performs other duties as required.

Possession of an active Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services and a valid New Jersey driver’s license required. State housing inspectors and lead inspector risk assessors licenses are conditions of employment and must be obtained within one year of appointment. Minimum 1 year local health agency experience. Previous experience in other disciplines may be considered.

Forward resume and salary requirements to:

Mark Caputo, Health Officer,

Randolph Township, 502 Millbrook Avenue,

Randolph, NJ 07869 or mcaputo@randolphnj.org

Added:6/27/2017

Registered Environmental Health Specialist City of Elizabeth, Union County

Applicants must hold a New Jersey Registered Environmental Health Specialist license and a valid driver’s license. Responsibilities include conducting retail food inspections, lead paint investigations, recreational bathing inspections, investigating public health nuisance complaints and ability to provide assistance to Health Officer in daily office functions. Applicant must have excellent communication & costumer service skills. Must be dependable, self-motivated and a team player. Preference will be given to residents of the City of Elizabeth

Submit resume & cover letter to: 

City of Elizabeth Department of Health and Human Services

City Hall 50 Winfield Scott Plaza

Elizabeth, NJ 07201

Attention: Mark S. Colicchio, Health Officer

mcolicchio@elizabethnj.org

Added:6/27/2017

(2) Registered Environmental Health Specialist - West New York Health Department

The City of West New York has two (2) immediate openings for full-time Registered Environmental Health Specialists. The successful candidates will be responsible for conducting field inspections and/or investigations in accordance with the provisions of the New Jersey State Sanitary Code in such areas as: retail food establishments; public recreational bathing; tanning facilities; youth camps; body art procedures; public health nuisances; communicable disease control, and kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds. Applicants must possess excellent writing and communication skills and will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by this office. Additional Qualifications which would be helpful but not required: Certified Municipal Registrar and Bilingual-Spanish preferred .  Possession of a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist license issued by the New Jersey Department of Health is required. EOE - Civil Service position with benefits. Salary negotiable based on experience.

 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by sending their resume to:

Dr. Gina Miranda-Diaz, DNP, MPH, APHN-BC, Health Officer

Health Department

428 60th Street, Room#30

Phone: 201-295-5070

Fax: 201-295-0769

Email: GDiaz@WestNewYorkNJ.org

Added:6/23/2017

Public Health Nurse (part-time) - Montclair Township

The Public Health Nurse responds to health questions by individuals and/or families during home visits, in clinics or schools or, while giving health demonstrations and lectures to community groups to educate the public on preventive health measures. Visits homes of individuals and/or families in the community and gathers initial background information used to assess their health needs and problems to develop a health care plan. Interviews patients and/or families to evaluate health needs or environmental hazards in the homes. Implements actions to curtail the spread of communicable diseases by instructing high-risk individuals or groups in the proper control measures. Conducts investigations of suspected disease outbreaks; visits suspected areas and interviews persons who have contracted the disease to compile information on symptoms and environmental factors. Measures patients' temperature, blood pressure, pulse, height, and weight to record the patients' vital signs and growth process. Performs related duties as required. Work is performed under general direction from the Director of Health and Human Services or their designee who assigns duties and reviews performance for completeness, conformance to instructions and regulations.
Bachelor of Science degree with at least one (1) year of public health nursing background preferred. Applicants must possess a current and valid registration as a Professional Nurse (RN) in the State of New Jersey. Candidate must have a valid New Jersey Driver’s License or equivalent mobility.

Salary:$32.43 per hour; part-time (not to exceed 28 hours per week) 

Send cover letter and resume to: Ms. Braedon Gregory 

HRIS Coordinator Township of Montclair 205 Claremont Avenue 

Montclair, NJ 07042 

email: bgregory@montclairnjusa.org 

Closing Date: Friday, June 30, 2017

Added:6/13/2017

Full-Time Environmental Health Specialist – West Windsor Township

West Windsor Township is recruiting for the position of a Full-Time Environmental Health Specialist.  This position supports the Department of Health and oversees enforcement of regulations pertaining to retail food establishments, public recreational bathing places, potable water supplies, subsurface sewage disposal systems, refuse sanitation, noxious weeds, insect and rodent control, housing and other public health concerns.  Qualifications:  Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a health related field, NJ Registered Environmental Health Specialist License, two years of experience, and a valid NJ Driver’s License. 


Send letter/resume/salary history:  

West Windsor Twp., P.O. 38, West Windsor, NJ 08550.  

Attn:  Human Resources or e-mail:  HR@WestWindsorTwp.com  SUBJ:  Full-Time Environmental Health Specialist, Health Department.  

The Township reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the closing date for responses.  

Deadline:  June 15, 2017.  

Added:6/6/2017

Registered Environmental Health Specialist - Bergen County Department of Health Services

The Bergen County Department of Health Services has two (2) immediate openings for full-time Registered Environmental Health Specialists. The successful candidates will be responsible for conducting field inspections and/or investigations in accordance with the provisions of the New Jersey State Sanitary Code in such areas as: retail food establishments; public recreational bathing; tanning facilities; youth camps; body art procedures; public health nuisances; communicable disease control, and kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds. Applicants must possess excellent writing and communication skills and will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by this office. Two (2) years of experience as a REHS at either a local, county, or state health department is preferred but not required. Preferred Additional Qualifications: In-depth working knowledge of on-site wastewater disposal systems (septic systems) and lead inspector/risk assessor license.  Possession of a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist license issued by the New Jersey Department of Health is required.

 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by sending their resume to:

Thomas Longo, Program Coordinator – Public Health Activities

220 East Ridgewood Avenue, Suite 201

Paramus, NJ 07652

Email: tlongo@co.bergen.nj.us

Phone: 201-634-2783

Added: 6/6/2017

REGISTERED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST—Town of Westfield, Union County

Applicants must hold a New Jersey Registered Environmental Health Specialist license and a valid driver’s license. Responsibilities include conducting retail food inspections, lead paint investigations, recreational bathing inspections, investigating public health nuisance complaints and ability to provide assistance to Health Officer in daily office functions. Applicant must have excellent communication & costumer service skills. Must be dependable, self-motivated and a team player. Competitive salary and benefits. EOE.


Submit resume & cover letter to: 

Megan Avallone, Health Officer

Westfield Regional Health Department,

425 E. Broad Street, Westfield, NJ 07090

 or email to health@westfieldnj.gov 

 COB on 6/12/2017.

Added: 5/22/2017


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