Environmental Health Manager – Jackson

Tuesday, June 20,2023
Full Time

The Jackson County Environmental Health Office is seeking an Environmental Health Manager. Primary responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Directs environmental health program activities that provide technical assistance and regulatory interpretation of environmental health laws to other agencies and the public
  • Directs subordinate supervisors and staff
  • Plans, conducts, and coordinates compliance monitoring, inspections, audits, and enforcement activities
  • Provides technical expertise and testimony regarding complex environmental health issues
  • Responds to environmental health emergencies and episodes, and/or conducts assessments of impact
  • Interviews, hires, direct, trains, evaluates the performance of, and when necessary, recommends discipline and/or discharge of employees

Job summary: Manages a program of regulatory review and enforcement in the area of environmental health. Assists in the development of policies and procedures in assigned area. Directs subordinate supervisors and staff.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, biology, chemistry, geology, engineering (agricultural, chemical, civil, environmental, mechanical or sanitary) or a related field from an accredited college or university AND Four years of professional experience in environmental enforcement, environmental health, environmental monitoring, environmental protection, or environmental research.
Note: An equivalent combination of education and job specific experience that provided the knowledge, experience, and competencies required to successfully perform the job at the level listed may be substituted on a year-over-year basis for a maximum of Two years non-managerial/supervisory experience.

Copy of Official College Transcript must be submitted with application.

Annual salary $66,000 plus, generous benefits include 13 paid holidays, annual and sick leave, health insurance, and retirement plans.

We also offer student loan forgiveness benefits such as Public Service Loan Forgiveness!

This position is in Jefferson, GA, and does not offer relocation assistance. Must be within a reasonable commuting distance. If relocating to Jefferson, GA, please specify on the application.

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
No phone calls, applications accepted ONLINE ONLY through the link posted.