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EH Specialist - Onsite Water Protection (600590 & 500566) (Must apply online at to be considered)



  • Site evaluation for both septic systems and private drinking water wells

  • Permit issuance or denial based upon state rules and local policy and procedure

  • Inspections of permitted systems during and after the construction process

  • Consultation as needed to solve issues encountered during the system installation process

  • Issuance of an Operation Permit or Certificate of Completion upon verification of all installation requirements

  • Inspection of Existing Systems

  • Investigation of vector and other public health related complaints

  • Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor or Director


    Must have ability to work well with the public, have a good understanding of Environmental Health rules and regulations, have good oral and written communication skills and have basic computer skills. Must be able to operate a motor vehicle and have a valid North Carolina Driver’s License OR the ability to obtain a North Carolina Driver's License within 30 days of employment (if selected for hire).


    MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  Graduation from a four (4) year college or university with 30 semester hours of course work in the physical or biological sciences and two (2) years of exposure in Environmental Health; or a four (4) year or Master’s degree in Environmental Health from a program which is accredited by the National Accreditation Council for Environmental Health Curricula of the National Environmental Health Association and one (1) year of experience in Environmental Health.


    NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS:  Registered as an Environmental Health Specialist by the N.C. State Board of Environmental Health Specialist Examiners. Applicants meeting minimum education requirements without being registered may be considered for an intern position.


    WORK SCHEDULE:  Monday – Friday / 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


    HIRING RANGE:  $38,779.96 - $53,629.20 (Grade 28 C) $5,000 sign on bonus for a NC REHS already authorized and actively working in the onsite program in another county.


    DEADLINE DATE:  5:00 p.m., Thursday, September 28, 2017


    APPLICATION PROCESS:  Please go to to submit an electronic application. Applications are NOT accepted past the deadline date. All Internal Applicants should apply using the link provided to them. Under NC Office of State Human Resources, all application fields MUST be completed.


    To be considered for this position you MUST have Official Transcript sent to Shonna Smith, 318 Turnersburg Hwy, Statesville, NC 28625.


    This position is subject to pre-employment screenings. Iredell County does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, political affiliation, genetic information, or handicapping condition in employment or the provision of services.


    When uploading attachments to submit with your application, please DO NOT upload any documents that could allow for discrimination defined in the above paragraph. This may include Driver’s License/Photo ID/Passport, Birth Certificate, High School Diploma/GED, Marriage License, U.S. Citizenship, Medical Records, and/or Social Security Card.