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Job Title:  ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST 4

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPEC 4 - 60006251
Posting Close Date:  7/6/2022
Location: 

RENO, NEVADA, US, 89511

Requisition Id:  9098

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST 4 - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: 7/6/2022 

Geographical Location: Reno, Sparks  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Division: DHHS - PUBLIC AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 

Business Unit: HR-ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SRVCS 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade: GRADE 38 

Salary Range: $58,380.48 - $87,320.16 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: DARRELL MORLAN 

Phone:  775 684-0126 

Email: Darrell.Morlan@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

The Department of Public and Behavioral Health is recruiting for an Environmental Health Specialist 4 in Reno, Nevada.  Incumbents act as a full supervisor to Environmental Health Specialists I, II and III, rating and survey officers,  and administrative assistants by assigning and reviewing work, providing training and technical advice, preparing work performance standards, evaluating performance, and initiating disciplinary action. Incumbents also perform the full range of duties described in the series concept. Incumbents report to a Program Manager and work is reviewed through completed reports and consultations. This position is the Supervisor for the Environmental Health Section (EHS). EHS provides regulatory oversight for food establishments, individual sewage disposal systems, public bathing places, public accommodations, schools, jails, state institutions, camping and recreational vehicle parks, temporary mass gatherings, drug and cosmetic manufacturing, labor camps and shellfish distribution. EHS is contracted to perform sanitary inspections at FDA registered facilities throughout the state. 

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-10_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensure as an Environmental Health Specialist and five years of experience performing professional environmental health duties for a regulatory environmental health agency; OR two years of experience as an Environmental Health Specialist III in Nevada State service.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Informational Note

Any person licensed as an Environmental Health Specialist in another state or by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) must obtain and maintain a certification of registration by the Nevada State Board within six months of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

Special Requirements

A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
A valid drivers license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

 


Nearest Major Market: Reno
Nearest Secondary Market: Tahoe