Temporary Hazardous Materials Specialist

Technical Area Cadet Employment
Town of Barnstable
Hyannis, MA
United States
Job Summary

Administrative and inspection work in the Town public health program; all other related work as required. Temporary position, not to exceed 6 months.

Full Job Description

Bachelor’s degree in environmental health, public health or related field; one year experience in public health or comparable private sector work; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Must provide personal vehicle during the work day to conduct inspections within the Town. Must be able to obtain and receive certification in hazardous waste operations (hazwopper). Class D driver’s license required. Knowledge of the laws, rules and regulations pertaining to public health and sanitation. Knowledge of laboratory practices, test techniques, equipment and terminology of hazardous and chemical analysis. Knowledge of fuel and chemical storage and clean-up practices and procedures. Ability to enforce and interpret regulations firmly, tactfully and impartially. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Proficiency in the use of computers including word processing, spreadsheets and database. $26.04 hourly / 40 hours per week, no benefits. For more information and to apply, please visit www.townofbarnstable.us. Open until filled. AA/EOE

Compensation $26.40 per hour / 40 hours per week