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Public Health Inspector, Environmental Health Department, Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit

The Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit requires a Public Health Inspector - Environmental Health Department.

The incumbent will provide, as assigned by the Director of Environmental Health Department or designate, public health inspection and investigation services as outlined by the Health Protection and Promotion Act and regulations and other related legislation and including programs outlined in the ‘Mandatory Health Programs and Services Guidelines' as published by the Ministry of health and Long Term Care. Programs include Food Safety, Safe Water, Health Hazard Investigation, Control of
Infectious Diseases, Rabies Control, Infection Control and Injury Prevention-Public Pools.  Responsibilities also include education and enforcement activities.

Qualifications: A CPHI(C) document valid in Ontario, a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Health, valid Ontario Drivers Licence and use of an automobile. Ability to work in a priority changing environment and meet deadlines. Ability to communication effectively both orally and in writing with tact and diplomacy with co-workers, professionals and the general public. Ability to accurately and effectively record activities and complete reports. Satisfactory police records check.

Normal Working Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday, however flexible working
hours are required.

Please quote Job Posting #08-20 on your application. Apply to or in writing not later than 4:30 pm, Friday, August 8, 2008 to:

Mr. Scott Elder
Manager of Administration/Human Resources
Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit
179 North Park Street
Belleville, ON K8P 4P1
Fax: (613) 966-4290

The personal information submitted on resumes and applications for employment is collected under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, RSO 1990, Chapter H.7, and will be used to determine their eligibility for employment. Questions concerning the collection of personal information should be directed to the Freedom of Information & Privacy Co-Ordinator at the above address.

We would like to thank all applicants in advance and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.