Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 04/23/21
Applications Due: 06/04/21
Vacancy ID: 86200

Position Information

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitlePublic Health Inspector (Summer Positions)

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $19.61 to $19.61 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 50%


Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Albany

Street Address Positions available in the following district offices: Canton (1), Geneva (2),

Glens Falls (8), Hornell (4), Monticello (3), Oneonta (6), Saranac Lake (4), and Watertown (1).

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications One year of experience in environmental health protection, public health or laboratory technology (medical, microbiological or environmental) AND either twelve credit hours in biology, chemistry, geology, hydrology, and/or physics OR six credit hours in courses listed above AND six credits hours in applied sciences (environmental technology, sanitation technology, medical technology, public health, infection control or food science). Substitution: Additional college credit hours beyond those required to meet the minimum qualifications may be substituted for the required experience at the rate of 30 credit hours equaling one year.

A copy of your transcript indicating the courses you completed that meet the 12 qualifying credit hours listed above must be included. The list should include course names, credit hours and name of college where your college credits were obtained. Failure to include this list will result in disapproval of your application.

Duties Description Routine inspections of temporary residences (such as hotels, motels, campgrounds, mobile home parks, lodging and rooming houses), food service, pools, beaches and water supply inspections pursuant to specific sections of the New York State Sanitary Code.

Additional Comments Temporary, seasonal employment for the summer season, starting as early as mid-May. Occasional Saturday work may be required. This position requires extensive travel. Appointees will be required to provide their own transportation, as inspection responsibilities extend over wide urban and rural areas. Mileage reimbursement is provided for use of personal vehicles. At the time of appointment, candidates will have to demonstrate their capacity to meet all transportation needs in carrying out their field work responsibilities.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Human Resources Management, CB/Seasonal/PHI

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building

Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit cover letter(with preferred location listed), resume, and college transcripts preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, CB/Seasonal/PHI, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or fax to (518)473-3395, or by email to, with Reference Code CB/Seasonal/PHI included in the subject line. *Please indicate what location you’re interested in* Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax, or failure to include college transcripts, may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes will be accepted until June 4, 2021