CASCADE COUNTY Registered Sanitarian in GREAT FALLS, Montana
Qualifications: Education/Experience/Training: Bachelor's Degree with emphasis in biology, microbiology, environmental science or related field with (45) quarter hours or (30) semester hours in biological sciences and at least (1) college level course in microbiology meeting Board of Sanitarian approval for licensure.Certifications/ Licensure: Certification from the State of Montana as a Registered Sanitarian or the ability to meet minimum licensure requirements and apply for the Sanitarian-in-Training (SIT) license within (1) month of hire and successfully obtain the RS license within (1) year of hire. Valid driver's license issued by the State of Montana. This position is covered under MFPE contract. Position Description: The Registered Sanitarian (RS) at the City-County Health Department (CCHD) spends a majority of their time performing routine and follow-up inspections of licensed establishments, provides information and education to establishment operators, determines if there are deficiencies and assesses the need for follow-up, training or enforcement action following inspections, accurately fills out inspection forms and effectively communicates concerns. Other duties performed by the RS may include assisting with review of construction or remodel plans of licensed establishments, teaching food safety and disease prevention classes to food service personnel and daycare providers, participating in communicable disease investigations, including rabies investigations, participation in emergency preparedness and response activities, preparing educational newsletters, performing soil evaluations and regulating installation of subsurface septic systems, assisting with training and certification of septic installers, reviews of subdivisions for sanitation requirements and working in the air quality program and other Environmental Health programs as required or assigned.Wages 20.48 - 20.94 per hour DOE RS or 16.83 - 17.79 per hour DOE SITSee Complete Job Vacancy Announcement for complete job duties and responsibilities of this position.