The Nashoba Associated Boards of Health is a regional health district which serves as the Health Agents for sixteen communities in Northern Worcester and Middlesex counties. We are currently seeking a Health Agent to join our staff. The successful candidate will serve as Health Agent for 2-3 communities and work with those elected Board of Health members. The successful candidate will perform inspections and conduct investigatory work pertaining to the enforcement of applicable State Sanitary and Environmental Code codes. The Health Agent will advise the elected Boards of Health on matter of public and environmental health including, but not limited to: Investigate and respond to complaints relating to unsanitary, dangerous and/or unsafe living conditions and environments, including housing complaints, drinking water/wells and septic systems; respond to general complaints, including nuisances, odors, air quality, solid waste, hazardous waste, etc. The work environment includes witnessing field testing for subsurface sewage disposal systems and other outdoor activities such as water sample collections.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in public or environmental health science, or a related field; two years of related experience in public health or environmental health; or an equivalent combination of education and experience; eligible to become a registered Sanitarian in Massachusetts within a year. Certified Soil Evaluator preferred.
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