ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN

  • LOS ANGELES COUNTY
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 08, 2019
Full Time Engineering Environmental Services Information Technology and Communication Services

Job Description



DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
TRANSFER OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT
TRPH5668-3

VACANCY INFORMATION


District Surveillance and Enforcement Branch/El Monte District Office

1435 West Covina Prkwy
West Covina, CA 91790.

Essential Job Functions
Position allocated to this class reports to the Chief Environmental Health Specialist, and performs a variety of duties including but not limited to:
  • Conducts routine and follow-up inspections of self-service laundries, pet food stores, theaters, and massage businesses
  • Issues violation notices and conducts re-inspections to ascertain compliance with public health regulations
  • Performs routine surveys and assists with complex assignments to identify and solve environmental health problems
  • Collects payments and issue receipts for public health licenses and permits.
  • Assists callers with inquiries and redirects calls to the correct department, agency, district office or Environmental Health program
  • Prepares financial transmittals
  • Provides information to the public regarding public health laws, regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Files and retrieves inspection reports
  • Records messages and complaints from the public
  • Inputs data, such as, license/permit accounts and site-specific information
  • Completion of Daily Activity Reports and Mileage Activity Reports as directed by supervision
  • Assists staff with permit/license payment status information
  • Possesses knowledge in community event guidelines to processes event applications and payments
  • Attend community event outreach meetings
  • Conducts field assessment for condo and swimming pool license ownership
  • Conducts inspections for the County tobacco retail license unit
  • Pick-up and deliver documents and supplies
  • Pursues delinquent permit/license accounts
  • Assists as needed in other areas to help in the daily operation of the office
  • Performs other duties assigned by Chief, EHS or designee.
  • Must have a valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions.

Requirements
Must currently be a permanent Los Angeles County employee who holds the payroll title ofEnvironmental Health Technician.

Must have a valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:
  • A self-starter;
  • Possess effective verbal and writtencommunication skills;
  • Able to work independently and as a team-player;
  • Have a positive attitude;
  • Flexible in handling work assignments
  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines;
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office Programs).

To be considered email the following information to EHAdminLiaison@ph.lacounty.gov :
  1. Request for Lateral Transfer form
  2. Resume
  3. Last two performance evaluations
  4. Prime Variance time history report for the last 24 months


Environmental Health
Administrative Liaison Unit
Phone:(626) 430-5211

Email: EHAdminLiaison@ph.lacounty.gov


Closing Date/Time: