Salary Grade: 80 -- $59,535 to $87,884
Location: Wadesboro, NC
General Statement of Duties
This position directs and managers a staff of 20 employees, with an annual budget of approximately $1.5 million. The health director is responsible for the overall operation of the Health Department to include planning, organizing, implementing, directing, evaluating and providing leadership in a variety of health program including various clinics, health education, environmental health and animal control. The position is also responsible for budget/financial activities and control, contract management, personnel policies and procedures including staff assignments, hiring, firing, and disciplinary actions. The health director represents the agency when meeting with state and local officials, community service organizations, schools, hospitals and health professionals. The health director is appointed by and reports to the Anson County Board of Health and maintains strong dotted line reporting relationship to the County Manager. All duties must be performed in compliance with federal, state and county policies and guidelines.
Candidate should have a masters degree in public health administration and at least one year of employment experience in health programs or health services; or a masters degree in a public health discipline other than public health administration, and at least three years of employment experience in health programs or health services; or a masters degree in public administration, and at least two years experience in health programs or health services; or a masters degree in a field related to public health, and at least three years of experience in health programs or health services; or a bachelors degree in public health administration or public administration, and at least three years experience in health programs or health services; or a medical doctorate.
The ideal candidate must have a general knowledge of management principles, techniques, and practices; through knowledge of the principles and practices of public health; working knowledge of applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations; ability to exercise sound judgment in analyzing situations and making decision; direct employees and programs in the various areas of responsibility; and, develop and maintain effective working relationships with the general public and with federal, state and local officials. The ideal candidate also understands the value of personal responsibility, mutual respect, teamwork, honesty and integrity, positive communications, punctuality, exemplary attendance, and is motivated to deliver excellence in overall performance.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
*Pre-employment Drug/Alcohol Testing, and Criminal Background Check Required*
***Anson County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age or disability in employment or provisions of service.***
Mail application to:
Anson County Health Department
PO Box 473
Wadesboro, NC 28170
ANSON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Classification: Environmental Health Specialist
Closing Date: Open until filled
Full Salary Range: $33,213 to $51,480
Description of Duties: The Anson County Health Department is accepting applications for an Environmental Health Specialist. This position will promote public health through education, surveillance, consultation, inspection and enforcement of state, local and federal environmental health laws and regulations. The Environmental Health Specialist will have primary responsibility for environmental service programs that include authorizations in food, lodging inspections, swimming pools, child care sanitation, tattoos, and state institutions. Must possess the ability to exercise sound judgment and deal tactfully with clients.
Education and Experience Requirements: Graduation from a four-year college or university with 30 semester hours of course work in the physical or biological sciences. Approval for registration as a Sanitarian by the NC State Board of Environmental Health Specialist Examiners is required prior to employment. Previous experience with software including GIS, Word, and Excel is preferred.
Please reference link for science qualifications http://www.rsboard.com/rsweb/forms/intern_application.htm Appointees must be eligible for registration and apply for registration as a Sanitarian Intern within 60 days of employment. Employees may remain registered as a Sanitarian Intern until registration as a Sanitarian or up to three years, whichever comes first.
PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG/ALCOHOL TESTING AND CRIMINAL BRACKGROUND CHECK REQUIRED
Anson County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age or disability in employment or provision of service.
Submit application and a copy of college transcript to: Anson County Health Department Attn: Health Director, PO Box 473, Wadesboro, NC 28170.