Sanitarian / Associate Sanitarian

Company: Village of PalatineVillage of Palatine Logo

Location: Palatine, IL 

Date Posted:  August 16, 2017

Application Deadline:  Open until filled

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: $22.56 - $48.49 per hour

Sanitarian / Associate Sanitarian 

About the Position

This position’s responsibilities include regulation of food service establishments and general code enforcement. This individual performs site inspections and complaint investigation of a varied nature.

Produces reports and other documentation of investigations and inspections conducted. Reviews and approves food service construction plans and health permit applications for conformance with Village ordinance. Responsibilities also include enforcement of municipal ordinances, including public nuisances, temporary events, garbage and recycling, property maintenance, and zoning codes when applicable.


Candidates for this position are required to have a bachelor's degree in environmental health or related field from an accredited college or university that includes a minimum of 30 semester hours, or the equivalent, of basic sciences. A working knowledge of the ICC property maintenance code, as well as State and local codes is a plus. Must demonstrate a strong proficiency in the use of technology; possess the ability to effectively problem solve and have the ability to work both individually and in a team atmosphere. Candidates should have strong verbal and written skills. An Illinois Environmental Health Practitioner License in good standing is strongly preferred or must be obtained within 18 months of hire. Candidates must possess a valid drivers’ license and a clean driving record.

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