Company: Whatcom County
Location: Bellingham, WA
Date Posted: May 4, 2021
Application Deadline: May 14, 2021
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: $89,700 - $116,976
Environmental Health Manager
About the Position
Whatcom County seeks an experienced, proven leader to serve as the Environmental Health Manager, providing oversight and development of the Environmental Health Division of the Health Department. This important and highly visible position helps advance public health through leadership and partnerships while planning and directing the efforts of staff to assess, promote and protect the health of the community.
Essential Job Duties Include:
- Advising and carrying out County Executive and County Council direction on environmental health-related matters, programs and services.
- Managing the Environmental Health division, including financial management, human resource management, planning, policy and program development, efficient use of resources and legal compliance.
- Developing and managing the division's complex budget including multiple grants and funding sources and strategic recommendations and allocations of budget resources.
- Working collaboratively within the Health Department's management team to promote and implement the mission of the department to lead the community in promoting health and preventing disease.