Environmental Health Specialist 1

Allegheny County

Date: 11/07/2018

Location: Pittsburgh

This is beginning level professional field work in environmental health.  An employee in this class performs a variety of environmental health assignments in specialized fields such as residential environment, sanitation and environmental safety, water pollution control, solid waste control, vector control, food protection and lead poisoning prevention.  Assignments are selected to provide experience and training in the practical application of the principles of environmental health. Supervision is received from Program Administrators or Supervisors who provide detailed instructions and guidance on new work; however, employees are expected to exercise independent judgment in carrying out assignments as experience is gained.