Environmental Health Specialist - LDA

Company: Multnomah County Health Department

Location: Portland, Oregon

Date Posted: September 7, 2022

Application Deadline:  October 8, 2022

Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: $30.56 - $37.50 Hourly

Environmental Health Specialist - LDA

About the Position

This is a Limited Duration Assignment (LDA). Limited Duration Assignments are expected to last up to two (2) years, but may end sooner. 

This recruitment may also be used to fill future vacancies, including regular full time and on-call positions. This position is open until filled. If interested, we encourage you to apply right away. The first application review will take place on 09/19/2022.

Environmental Health Services (EHS) programs serve to protect the public from environmental health related issues: food, water, vector borne diseases and environmental health threats and disasters. The nature of the work is complex due to the numerous environmental health concerns and regulations and the high profile of the activities conducted. The EHS unit analyzes local environmental health issues from a public health perspective, regulates specified businesses and enforces state and local environmental health laws and rules.


Possession of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist in the State of Oregon or NEHA

Possession of Driver’s License at time of hire

How to Apply

You must submit all requested items below. Failure to do so will be deemed as an incomplete application.

A completed online application, AND

Responses to the Supplemental Questions listed below - Please attach in the section where you would upload a resume.

Supplemental Questions:

  • Do you possess registration as an Environmental Health Specialist in the State of Oregon?
  • Do you have a valid and current state driver's license?
  • Describe how you have applied an equity or environmental justice lens to your inspection process?