Environmental Health Director

Company: Mendocino County

Location: Ukiah, CA

Date Posted: August 30, 2022

Application Deadline: September 18, 2022

Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: $47.46 - $57.69 Hourly

Environmental Health Director

About the Position

Employment in some County departments or positions may require proof of Covid-19 vaccination or weekly testing per the applicable California Public Health Officer's Order.

The option for telework may be available. Eligibility for telework is based on the position, employee, and telework environment; not every position, or every employee will be compatible to telework. Please see Policy #57 Telework Policy and Program Guidelines for details.

Under the general direction, plans coordinates, implements, and oversees Environmental Health programs and initiatives, to administer and enforce local, state and federal laws, rules and regulations pertaining to environmental health and hazardous material and wastes; coordinates and monitors the work of assigned staff, consultants, vendors and/or contractors.

The list developed from this recruitment will be used for a limited period to fill open and promotional, regular full-time, and part-time positions, should they occur.  

Bilingual English/Spanish encouraged to apply. Se buscan personas bilingües en inglés y español. Para recibir una solicitud en español, llame a Recursos Humanos al 234-6600.


Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Environmental Health or related field; and three years of progressively responsible experience in an environmental health program which includes at least two years in a supervisory capacity, and must be in a public agency.  A Master’s Degree in Public Health, Health Science, Public Administration, or a related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience; or  

Any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Licenses and Certifications

Valid certificate of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) in the State of California. 

Valid Driver’s License

How to Apply

For a complete job description and to apply, please submit a County application and resume by Sept, 18, 2022 using the County’s online application system.  

Human Resources Department
County of Mendocino
501 Low Gap Road, Room 1326
Ukiah, CA 95482
Phone: 707.234.6600, fax: 707.468.3407
Website: http://www.mendocinocounty.org/government/human-resources
E-mail questions to: hr@mendocinocounty.org