Chief, Division of Environmental Health

Illinois Department of Public Health LogoCompany: Illinois Department of Public Health 

Location:  Springfield, IL 

Date Posted:  June 8, 2018

Application Deadline:  June 29, 2018

Employment Type: Full time

Salary:  Range is $4,295 - $12,128 /month 

Chief, Division of Environmental Health; SPSA 8H 

About the Position

The Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Health Protection, has an opening for a Division Chief within the Division of Environmental Health.  This individual plans, organizes and directs the statewide staff of the Division of Environmental Health, including Regional Engineers and Section Chiefs. Serves as policy-making official for the agency’s Environmental Health program and speaks on behalf of the Director.

Proposes and interprets new legislation; establishes and approves short and long-term program goals and objectives; proposes administrative rules and implements the Division budget.


The successful candidate will demonstrate knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of four years of college, preferably with courses in environmental health and related fields; requires four years of administrative experience in the management of environmental health or related programs; requires ability to develop and maintains cooperative working relationships; Licensed Professional Engineer preferred.

Requires professional certification as a Licensed Environmental Health Practitioner. Requires excellent computer skills and work experience in word processing and spreadsheet applications (i.e., Word, Excel, Power-point).

How to Apply 

1) Download the Central Management Services (CMS) Employment Application (CMS-100) @;

2) Complete the employment application indicating Senior Public Service Administrator, Option 8H (Division Chief) as the position title, and;


Tracy Chrans, HR Specialist
Illinois Department of Public Health - HR Department
535 W. Jefferson Street, 4th Floor
Springfield, IL  62761
(217) 785-2031,