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Environmental Sanitarian I

Municipality of Anchorage Department of Health and Human Services logoCompany: Municipality of Anchorage Department of Health and Human Services 

Location:  Anchorage, AK

Date Posted:  June 25, 2018

Application Deadline:   July 3, 2018

Employment Type: Full time

Salary:  $23.13 - $29.52 Hourly


Environmental Sanitarian I

About the Position

Review permit applications, approve permits, and inspect public facilities including food establishments, hotels/motels, school food service, Habilitative Care and Correctional Community residential establishments, Assisted Living Facilities, cosmetology establishments, public and commercial swimming pools and spas, marijuana retail stores, and assure compliance with AMC Title 15 and 16; apply sanitation standards; may participate and assist, with supervision, in enforcement action. Respond to complaints about possible food borne illness; respond to complaints regarding food establishments, pools and spas, housing complaints, noise, smoking in public places, hotel/motel mold, and pesticide applications. Provide technical assistance and public health education to permit holders, their employees and to the public. Update Air Quality Index spreadsheet, website, and phone messages. Perform other related duties as assigned or required.

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, or related discipline and experience in environmental science, epidemiology, investigation of food borne illness, public health sanitation inspections or a related field.

OR

Associate's Degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology or a related discipline and two (2) years of experience in environmental science, epidemiology, investigation of food borne illness, public health sanitation inspections or a related field.

OR

High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent and four (4) years of experience in environmental science, epidemiology, investigation of food borne illness, public health sanitation inspections or a related field.

Must possess a valid State of Alaska Driver's License by the time of hire.

Must obtain the following certifications within 6 months of hire:•Municipality of Anchorage Designated Peace Officer Certification •Certified Pool Operator or Aquatic Facility Operator Certification •Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Safety Inspection Officer Certification

Preferences:     

•Preferences will be given to applicants that possess a Certification as Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) or RS (RegisteredSanitarian) through National Environmental Health Association or recognized equivalent.

How to Apply 

Apply online at: 

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