Public Health Engineer

The Tompkins County Health Department is seeking applicants for the Public Health Engineer position in the Environmental Health Division. The Public Health Engineer supervises the technical aspects of the Onsite Wastewater Treatment System (OWTS) program, oversees public water systems including conducting inspections, and reviews and approves engineering designs and projects associated with OWTS, public water sytems, realty subdivisions, swimming pools and other environmental health programs. This position is also involved in air complaints, emergency spill response, emerging environmental health issues and, at times, hazardous wate site investigations. The work requires knowledge of New York State and Tompkins County Sanitary Codes. Professional Engineering license required within one year of appointment. Experience with CAD/CricsCAD preferred. Residency requirement has been waived.

To apply online (deadline is 6/17/17), visit this link:https://www.tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/vacancies 

Career Category: 
General Engineering & Design

NYSCEHD Postal Address:  Eric Wohlers, PE, NYSCEHD Chair, c/o Cattaraugus County Health Department, 1 Leo Moss Drive, Suite 4010, Olean, NY 14760

NYSCEHD Phone / Fax Contact: Eric Wohlers, PE, Chair, Ph# 716-701-3437, Fax# 716-701-3737