Coordinator Environmental Health

Job No: WSC2541
Location: Sale, VIC

Coordinator Environmental Health

Close the door to your past and open the door to your future by applying for Wellington Shire Council’s Coordinator Environmental Health.

We are Victoria’s third largest municipality which extends from the High Country through the Gippsland Plains to the Lakes and the famous Ninety Mile Beach. Our award-winning business technologies and focus on continuous improvement makes us a leader in the Local Government sector.

You will be joining the Municipal Services Team which is virtually paperless, using portable tablets and mobile devices for daily work operations. We focus on innovation and encourage ‘out of the box’ thinking to differentiate our public health services from that of other Councils. 

We’re offering a permanent full-time opportunity with a generous remuneration package including full private use of a fully maintained vehicle, mobile phone, portable laptop/tablet, monthly RDOs and more!

About the role
As Coordinator Environmental Health, you will be responsible for minimising public health risks within the community by; undertaking investigations and mitigating actions in response to infectious disease, coordinating regular inspections with food sampling, coordinating complaints/issues in relation to nuisances and pest control, providing Environmental Health advice, implementing the Domestic Wastewater Management Plan, undertaking food safety assessments and more!

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate how they meet the criteria below;

  • Undergraduate or post graduate qualifications/majors in public and/or environmental health
  • High level experience in managing and motivating a team.
  • Knowledge of issues relating to the Victorian local government sector in Australia.
  • Excellence in customer service provision and development.
  • Superior knowledge of wastewater treatment disposal systems

To find out more, please call Vanessa Ebsworth, Manager Municipal Services on 5142 3064.

Why Wellington?
Don’t just listen to us, here’s what our staff say:

‘Proud to be a Wellington Shire employee.’
‘Great organisation, passionate and highly motivated staff – pleasure to be part of it.’
‘Perhaps the most collegial, friendly organisation I have joined.’
‘It was a good life choice to come and work with the team at Wellington.’

We acknowledge we couldn’t do it without great people. We offer a rewarding culture of innovation and continued learning; and a collaborative, supportive environment.

Why not Wellington?

How to Apply:
Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in this advertisement and will be accepted no later than Midnight Sunday 15 October 2017.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.

You will be prompted to respond to the key selection criteria and upload your Resume via our website


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