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Full-time Registered Environmental Health Specialist - Ridgefield Health Department

The Ridgefield Health Department is accepting resumes from qualified individuals for the fulltime

position of Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS). The REHS will perform

responsible professional work in promoting and protecting public health through education,

consultation and enforcement of federal, state, and local health laws and regulations.

https://www.ridgefieldnj.gov/vertical/sites/%7BB4066A45-ED3A-4321-9A1B-3898EDEEE668%7D/uploads/REHS_Position_-_Ridgefield.pdf

Added:1/16/2020

Registered Environmental Health Specialist – Full-Time - Warren County Health Department

Starting Salary at Step 1: $49,106

The Warren County Health Department is looking to hire a Full-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist. If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to the Personnel Department, Wayne Dumont, Jr. Administration Building, 165 Route 519S, Belvidere, NJ 07823. Resumes may also be emailed to Peter Summers at psummers@co.warren.nj.us.

Job Duties: Conduct 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. Must serve as a member of the HazMat response team and perform on-call duty assignments after hours.

The job specifications can be found at: https://info.csc.state.nj.us/jobspec/03097.htm

Pursuant to the New Jersey First Act, all applicants not currently employed by Warren County must be New Jersey residents.

Added: 1/16/2020

Full-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist – City of Vineland, Cumberland County, NJ

Definition - 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 City of Vineland, Cumberland County, NJ.

Example of Work – Conduct inspections/investigations, research, and surveys to enforce sanitary codes and public health laws. Documents case finding and collects evidence in preparation of corrective action.

Licenses - Must possess a valid NJ driver’s license. - Registered Environmental Health Specialist license issued by NJ DOH

Location: City of Vineland Department of Health 640 E. Wood Street, Vineland, NJ 08360 Phone 856-794-4131 Fax 856-405-4806

Salary: $46,818 / 37.5 hour work week

Hours: 8:30 – 5 PM (Nights and Weekends when needed)


Please send, email or fax resume to:

City of Vineland, Personnel Division,

640 E. Wood St, PO Box 1508, Vineland, NJ 08362-1508

Personnel@vinelandcity.org

Fax: 856-405-4604

EOE

Added: 1/8/2020

HEALTH OFFICER – FULL TIME – Hamilton Township (Mercer County)

Hamilton Township, Mercer County, seeks a highly qualified and motivated leader who possesses strong managerial skills for the position of Health Officer. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills and an outstanding ability to work with the public and outside agencies. Candidate administers Township health policies in accordance with State and Local ordinances and regulations. Under direction, recommends local public health policies; plans, develops, coordinates, and directs the work program of a municipal health department or agency and directs the enforcement of public health within the municipality; does other related work as required. Qualified candidates shall possess a valid New Jersey Health Officer’s, Registered Environmental Health Specialist and driver’s license. NJ residency required. Salary range is $106,507-128,156.

Please forward cover letter, resume and Hamilton Township Employment Application by (January 31,2020) to:

Louis Guarino, Personnel Officer, 2090 Greenwood Ave., Hamilton Township, NJ 08609 or lguarino@hamiltonnj.com


Added: 1/8/2020

Public Health Epidemiologist - Full-time Bergen County Department of Health Services

The Bergen County Department of Health Services has an immediate opening for a full-time Public Health Epidemiologist. Under the direction of the Health Officer or other supervisory official, plans, conducts, and supervises field and office work related to epidemiological investigations. Confers with health care providers, infection control professionals, laboratories, State Health Department, and other public health partners. Analyzes and evaluates data. Prepares written reports of investigations. Presents findings, conclusions and recommendations to government officials and public health professionals. Competitive salary and benefits.

Qualifications / Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master of Science with a major concentration in epidemiology or biostatistics, or a Master of Public Health with a major concentration in epidemiology or biostatistics.

Experience: Two (2) years of experience as an epidemiologist in a health-related field.

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

Hansel Asmar, Director/Health Officer

1 Bergen County Plaza, 4th Floor

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Email: hasmar@co.bergen.nj.us

Phone: 201-634-2601

Fax: 201-336-6088

Added: 1/8/2020

Field Representative, Disease Control - Full-time Bergen County Department of Health Services

The Bergen County Department of Health Services has an immediate opening for a full-time Field Representative, Disease Control. Under direction, conducts investigations of reportable diseases and maintains liaison with hospitals, registrars, the State Department of Health, physicians, local health departments, and other cooperating agencies. Makes presentations to interested groups and/or instructs them on how to improve reporting techniques and accuracy of reports; prepares clear, accurate, and informative statistical and other reports and memorandum containing findings, conclusions, and recommendations. Disseminates to physicians and responsible agencies information relative to the outbreak of diseases. Analyzes reported data to provide a basis on which to plan and evaluate an effective program for the prevention and control of infectious diseases and the prevention or eradication of tuberculosis and venereal diseases. Does other related duties as required. Competitive salary and benefits.

Qualifications / Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree. NOTE: Applicants who do not possess the required education may substitute experience conducting public health investigations or inspections on a year for year basis with one (1) year of experience being equal to thirty (30) semester hour credits.

License: 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 essential duties of the position.

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

Hansel Asmar, Director/Health Officer

1 Bergen County Plaza, 4th Floor

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Email: hasmar@co.bergen.nj.us

Phone: 201-634-2601

Fax: 201-336-6088

Added: 1/8/2020

Part-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS -1) -Monmouth County Regional Health Commission

Closing Date: January 3, 2020

The Monmouth County Regional Health Commission No. 1 will have an opening for a Part-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist 1 (REHS-1). Possession of a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the New Jersey Department of Health is required as well as a N. J. Driver’s License. The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting field inspections and/or investigations in accordance with the provisions of the New Jersey Sanitary Code in such areas as: retail food establishments; public recreational bathing; tanning facilities; youth camps; body art procedures; public health nuisances; childhood lead poisonings; rabies control follow-up; rabies specimen transport to the State Lab. Subject to background check, applicant must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and will be required to learn and utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by this office. Working knowledge of on-site wastewater disposal systems, and lead inspector/risk assessor certification preferred. Experience and the ability to speak English/Spanish are desirable. Work week:19 Hours. Salary: $22,500. Start date is January 15, 2020. The Commission reserves the right to review resumes and conduct interviews as they are received.

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

David Henry, Health Officer

Monmouth County Regional Health Commission No. 1

1540 W. Park Avenue, Suite 1

Ocean, NJ 07712

Email: dhenry@mcrhc.org

Phone: (732) 493-9520

12/18/2019

The New Jersey Association of County and City Health Officials (NJACCHO)-Lead Abatement Program Specialists (LAPS).

The New Jersey Association of County and City Health Officials (NJACCHO) is seeking experienced Lead Abatement Program Specialists (LAPS). NJACCHO looks to contract out two part-time positions with public health professionals familiar with lead abatement, lead abatement funding through SAGE, and have field knowledge about lead abatement to provide the following:

- Provide guidance regarding criteria/deliverables and feedback to State government agencies.

- Assist municipalities with the State government funding application processes and review abatement work proposals. The Manager would also jointly monitor and assist the State agencies with responding to issues.

- Deliver four presentations to provide Municipalities an overview of NJACCHO lead abatement support services.

Compensation for the part-time contract positions will be based upon State grant funding in 2020 awarded to NJACCHO, approximately $25,000.00 per specialist. Specific LAPS duties are forthcoming and will be based on finalized State grant deliverables.

Email letters of interest and resumes to:

info@njaccho.org

Attention: Linda Brown, Administrative Assistant

Added: 12/12/2019

HEALTH OFFICER – FULL TIME – SOUTH BRUNSWICK TOWNSHIP

South Brunswick Township seeks a highly qualified leader, who is a motivated individual with strong managerial skills for the position of Health Officer. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills and has outstanding ability to work with the public and outside agencies. This candidate will administer health policies of the Township in accordance with State and Local ordinances and regulations. Under direction, recommends local public health policies; plans, develops, coordinates, and directs the work program of a municipal health department or agency and directs the enforcement of public health within the municipality concerned; does related work as required. Possession of a valid Health Officers License issued by the New Jersey Department of Health. Ten (10) years’ experience in the Public Health field, and two (2) years administrative and supervisory experience. Valid NJ driver’s license in good standing and NJ residency required. To view full job description and to apply visit www.southbrunswicknj.gov

Added: 12/3/2019

HEALTH OFFICER – FULL TIME – Branchburg Township

Branchburg Township, Somerset County, seeks a highly qualified leader, who is a motivated individual with strong managerial skills for the position of Health Officer. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills and has outstanding ability to work with the public and outside agencies. This candidate will administer health policies of the Township in accordance with State and Local ordinances and regulations. Under direction, recommends local public health policies; plans, develops, coordinates, and directs the work program of a municipal health department or agency and directs the enforcement of public health within the municipality concerned; does related work as required. Qualified candidates will possess valid New Jersey Health Officers, Registered Environmental Health Specialist and drivers licenses. NJ residency required. Salary range $60,000 - $90,000 DOQ. Please forward cover letter and resume with salary requirements by December 20, 2019 to Gregory J. Bonin, Township Administrator, Township of Branchburg, 1077 US Highway 202 North, Branchburg, NJ 08876 or gregory.bonin@branchburg.nj.us.

Added: 11/27/2019

Full-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist – Provisional - Lawrence Township

Lawrence Township is recruiting for the position of a Full-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist. Under the direction of the Health Officer, performs sanitary inspections and environmental health work including the enforcement of public health regulations and local ordinances. Example of work includes inspection of retail food establishments, public recreational bathing places, potable water supplies, subsurface sewage disposal systems, refuse sanitation, noxious weeds, insect and rodent control, nuisance complaints and other public health concerns. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a health related field, NJ Registered Environmental Health Specialist License and a valid NJ Driver’s License. Additional certifications such as Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor and Certified Pool Operator are preferred. Provisional appointment pending a Civil Service Examination. Individuals who accept provisional appointments and have no permanent underlying status are not provided the rights and protection under Title 4A of the New Jersey Administrative Code. Applications and Civil Service job specifications can be obtained in the Lawrence Township Municipal Building (Managers Office) 2207 Lawrence Road, Lawrence, NJ 08648 or www.lawrencetwp.com Salary range $53,895 -$71,585. Send cover letter/resume/and Lawrence Township employment application to Township of Lawrence 2207 Lawrence Road, Lawrence, NJ 08648. Attn: Managers Office or e-mail: Manager@lawrencetwp.com. The Township reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the closing date for responses. Deadline: November 29, 2019.

Added: 11/27/2019

Senior Registered Environmental Health Specialist - Princeton’s Health Department

Salary:$50,000-$88,105

Deadline:12/15/19

Under direction of the Health Officer, takes the lead over Registered Environmental Health Specialists and Registered Environmental Health Specialist trainees; performs sanitary inspection work involving 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. The successful candidate 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, kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds. Candidate will also be involved with National Public Health Accreditation efforts. 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 this office. Preferred Additional Qualifications: In-depth working knowledge of on-site wastewater disposal systems (septic systems). Requirements: State of NJ Registered Environmental Health Specialist License REQUIRED, or must be able to provide documentation of taking upcoming REHS examination. Master Degree preferred. Excellent written & oral communication skills and proficient PC skills. Must satisfy employer paid physical, psychological, drug screen and criminal background check. Must have a valid NJ Driver’s License in good standing if driving municipal vehicles. NJ residency required by State Statute. R.S.52:14-7. Details and an application available online at https://www.princetonnj.gov/jobs-and-employment  EOE - M/F/V/H

Added: 11/18/2019

Registered Environmental Health Specialist (PT) – County of Morris, Office of Health Management

The County of Morris, Office of Health Management is seeking a part-time licensed Registered Environmental Health Specialist. The position may require evening and/or weekend activities. NJ Department of Health licensure as a Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) is required. Certification as a NJ Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor, Hazardous Materials Technician 80 hour course, and/or Certified Pool Operator (CPO) credential a plus. Experience with County Environmental Health Act (CEHA) programs preferred. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume via mail, fax, or email to: Carlos Perez, Jr., Ph.D., Health Officer, County of Morris, Office of Health Management, P.O. Box 300, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900; Fax: (973) 631-5490; Email: cperez@co.morris.nj.us. Please no telephone inquiries.

Added: 11/18/2019

Regional Corporate Food Safety Specialist (Full-time)

Salary/Hourly Pay Rate: Negotiable with impressive salary and bonus structure

Benefits: Paid Vacation, 401K, Health Insurance, Bonus etc.

Contact: ehahr@ehagroup.com

Website: www.ehagroup.com

EHA Consulting Group, Inc. is a comprehensive food safety and public health consulting group with emphasis in the prevention of foodborne diseases. Our mission is to provide our clients with the highest level of consulting, HACCP-based inspectional services and training. Our highly qualified team of consultants is key to this mission. We are looking for qualified individuals with a passion for food safety and environmental health to join our rapidly growing team. Over 35 years, EHA Consulting Group has developed a national and international reputation for assisting companies to prevent foodborne diseases and regulatory compliance through routine inspections, laboratory surveillance, management and employee training.

Multiple positions are available for energetic food safety professionals who are interested in a rewarding career in the private sector of food safety and public health. This is a home-based employment opportunity. Openings are in the Baltimore/Washington/Northern Virginia area, North Carolina (Charlotte Metro area), NYC Metro area, and the Chicago (Midwest Region). The ability to work independently with minimal supervision and within a vast array of foodservice/processing environments is a must. Job duties will include HACCP-based inspections of corporate retail food establishments and commercial food processing plants.

Responsibilities:

  • Self-manage quarterly assignments/inspectional list of food safety inspections. Perform HACCP-based food safety inspections. And complete reporting both electronically in applications as well as on tablets
  • Capability to perform task-oriented training during inspections to resolve critical observations.
  • Collect food and water samples for microbiological analysis.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicant must have a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 30 credits in the sciences and a thorough knowledge of food safety and HACCP principles. National/State REHS/RS credential is required. At least 2 years of retail, manufacturing, processing, food safety and/or retail food service/regulatory food safety auditing experience is required. Excellent computer skills with MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Applicant must be able to communicate effectively in writing and orally. Significant overnight travel is required. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Added: 11/07/2019

Field Representative, Health Education (F/T) – Morris County Office of Health Management

The Morris County Office of Health Management has a fulltime opening for a Field Representative, Health Education. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university in health education, community health, nursing, or public health is required. A certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) credential or a baccalaureate degree in one of the aforementioned majors which permits admittance to the CHES examination is preferred. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume via mail, fax, or email to: Carlos Perez, Jr., Ph.D., Health Officer, County of Morris, Office of Health Management, P.O. Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900; Fax: (973) 631-5490; Email: cperez@co.morris.nj.us .

No telephone inquiries.

Added: 11/07/2019

REGISTERED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST - RANDOLPH TOWNSHIP HEALTH DEPARTMENT.

Posting Date/Closing Date: October 30, 2019 to November 30, 2019.

Salary: $44,000. Increase to $46,500 after successful completion of year one probation period, then, after successful completion of year two probation, increase to $50,000

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 salary requirements to: Mark Caputo, Health Officer, Randolph Township, 502 Millbrook Avenue, Randolph, NJ 07869 or mcaputo@randolphnj.org.

Added: 10/28/2019

REGISTERED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST, FULL-TIME & PART-TIME

Rockaway Township, Morris County, is seeking to fill full-time and part-time REHS job openings, to ensure compliance with relevant sanitary and health laws. Under direction of the Health Officer, the successful candidate will be responsible for conducting field inspections, investigations and enforcement. Experience with retail food inspection, septic system installation and public complaint investigation preferred. Appointment is provisional, subject to Civil Service regulations. Starting salary commensurate with experience.

Submit cover letter and resume by November 8 to Patricia Seger, Business Administrator, 65 Mt. Hope Road, Rockaway, NJ 07866 or email tosjackson@rockawaytownship.org. EOE

Added: 10/28/2019

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