Work under the direction of the Executive Director and the Board of Health. Works within the major policies established by the Executive Director and Board of Health. This is a City of Taunton Management Association position.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs assignments of a diverse nature, requiring professional and technical judgment in the areas of Public Health and Environmental Health and Protection Laws. Work is performed both in an office environment and outdoors. Moderate physical effort is required in performing inspection and enforcement duties in the field. Conducts a variety of inspections and tests in the areas of food, housing, nuisance, septic, pools, tanning, etc. Pursues legal action when appropriate and necessary to enforce State Sanitary Codes and local regulations. Review plans for Disposal Works Construction Permits, building permits, food establishments, swimming pools, etc. and ensures compliance with state and local health codes. Investigates a variety of health related complaints and works towards compliance with state and local health codes.
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