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Environmental Health Officer - Small Water systems.
Location:Kamloops
Facility:KAMLOOPS S CENTRAL HEALTH
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Competition #:01493548
Employee Type:RELIEF FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit:BCGEU
Facility:KAMLOOPS S CENTRAL HEALTH
Department:IH SMALL WATER
Reports To:TEAM LEADER, ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
Hourly Wage:$31.36 - $39.10
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

Interior Health is seeking a dynamic Environmental Health Officer (EHO) to join the IH Drinking Water Systems team in Kamloops, BC.

Focusing on small water systems, the EHO will be responsible for using a variety of professional and technical skills the position promotes and maintains a high standard of public health; enforces applicable health legislation, policies and standards; conducts inspections and risk assessments; identifies factors detrimental to community and environmental health; reduces the incidence of communicable disease, performs technical assessments; provides consultative and education services and ensures that community development does not conflict with a healthy environment.

This is a temporary full time opportunity until September 24, 2021 or return of the incumbent. Days of work are 08:30-16:30 Monday-Friday with weekends and statutory holidays off.

Some Benefits to joining Interior Health:

Interior Health offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:
• 4 weeks vacation
• Insurance premiums paid by Interior Health
• Medical Services Plan
• Extended Health Coverage
• Dental Health Coverage
• Pension Plan

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

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Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in a health-related discipline; must have a certificate in Public Health Inspection (Canada) and must be registered or eligible to be registered with the Board of Registration of the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors BC Branch.

Two year’s recent experience as a Public Health Inspector or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current valid BC Driver’s License.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT