Environmental Health and Preparedness Division Director

South Central Public Health District LogoCompany:  South Central Public Health District 

Location:  Twin Falls, Idaho

Date Posted:  November 6, 2017

Application Deadline:  November 17, 2017

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: $28.25 - $37.67 per hour

Environmental Health and Preparedness Division Director 

About the Position

South Central Public Health District is hiring a full time Environmental Health and Preparedness Division Director to work in our Twin Falls office.

Responsibilities include:

  • Selects and trains staff and evaluates performance
  • Promotes staff development through in-service training and selected work assignments
  • Prepares and presents budget estimates and requests to management
  • Directs, manages, and coordinates state mandated and contract driven environmental programs
  • Determines service priorities in accordance with required environmental health services
  • Proposes and directs the implementation of new regulations, standards, and policies
  • Arranges for and conducts pre-enforcement conferences and hearings with violators of environmental ordinances and regulations
  • Serves on the health district's management leadership team
  • Periodically update the Board of Health in environmental health program activities
  • Collaborates with outside agencies to provide outreach and education of environmental health
  • Provides oversight for the Public Health and Emergency Preparedness Programs


  • Must be registered with the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) as a Registered Environmental Health Specialist/Registered Sanitarian (REHS/RS) within 30 days of hire
  • Experience managing public health professionals
  • Considerable knowledge of:
    • State and federal laws relating to environmental health programs
    • Recordkeeping and reporting requirements for environmental health services

The following are not required, but may increase your score on the examination:

  • Experience developing and monitoring a budget
  • Experience evaluating health programs for effectiveness and compliance with objectives, rules, regulations, and standards

How to Apply 

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