PAY: $15.80hr – $21.52hr
Minimizes environmental health and sanitation problems, and continues to decrease the rodent and vermin population within the community by law enforcement and education. Conducts inspections, investigations and communication/outreach activities throughout the City to ensure compliance with State Sanitary Codes and numerous other State and local regulations.
Issues Violation Notices to achieve compliance with health codes. Initiates litigation against parties who fail to comply with departmental notices. Assists with performing inspections of eating and drinking establishments or dwellings used for human habitation to ensure compliance with laws and regulations. When assigned, may perform other duties pertaining to inspection or investigation of environmental health issues related to protection, analytical analyses, outreach and education.
Graduation from high school or GED equivalent. Must possess good verbal and written communication skills. Possession of a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and good driving record. Operates a motor vehicle on a regular basis. Must have a Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) check, mandatory by MGL Chapter 6 Sec 172C.
For application/complete job description, please visit www.newbedford-ma.gov or contact the Personnel Dept., 133 William St., Room 212, 508-979-1444. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. New Bedford has a residency requirement. EEO