Public Health Engineer

Orange County

Posted 3/8/2022

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities

Applications are now being accepted by the Department of Health to fill two (2) Public Health Engineer vacancies. Civil Service Examination is a requirement for appointment to become permanent. Competitive Examination to be announced at a later date.

This work involves responsibility for the execution of one or more specialized phases of the public health engineering program. This is professional engineering work which entails advising public officials or individuals on problems requiring professional public health engineering knowledge and judgment, assisting in the promotion of public health through the application of public health engineering practices and assisting in the enforcement of public health law and State Sanitary Code. Work is performed under the general supervision of a Principal Public Health Engineer or Senior Public Health Engineer. Does related work as required.

Minimum Qualification

Either:
A. Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and one (1) year of experience as a Public Health Engineer Trainee or in public health, sanitary, environmental or civil engineering; OR
B. Possession of a license to practice as a professional engineer in New York State and one (1) year of experience as a Public Health Engineer Trainee or in public health, sanitary, environmental or civil engineering.

NOTE: A Master’s Degree Public Health Engineering, Sanitary Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering or related field may be substituted for the one year of required experience.

Special Requirement

Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.

Salary: Grade 14, step 02: $ 33.8293 per hour; $61,569.33 annually. County Employees – According to CSEA contract

To Apply

SEND APPLICATION AND COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS* TO:
Maryann Melville
Orange County Department of Health
124 Main Street
Goshen, NY 10924

Open announcement until positions are filled.
Applications may be obtained at www.orangcountygov.com