First listed on: 02 December 2017

Environmental Health: Food Team Leader

Population Health, Protection and Prevention
Health Protection 

Health Professional Level 4
Salary Range: 
$100,462 - $108,140  (PN: 27604)

ACT Health is a values-led Directorate. Our values guide our day to day actions, behaviours, decisions and communications to successfully deliver the best services to meet the needs of our community. They were developed by us, for us and are unique to our work. Overview of the work area and position: The Health Protection Service's Environmental Health area includes an Environmental Food section and an Environment and Radiation Safety section. The role may involve a variety of public health regulatory activities, including managing a small team to deliver those functions such as inspections of food businesses and management of outbreaks or other potential public health risks. The Environmental Health area works closely with other areas of government such as Access Canberra in executing these functions. The role would suit someone with tertiary qualifications and demonstrated experience in managing small Environmental Health teams.

Eligibility/Other Requirements: Mandatory: Degree or graduate diploma or masters in Environmental Health or equivalent Environmental Health qualifications that is accredited by Environmental Health Australia. Current driver's licence. Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment Police check. Desirable: Certification for auditing high risk food processes and activities.

Contact Officer: Lyndall Hudson (02) 6205 0956

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Applications Close: 14 December 2017

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