State of Washington Classified Job Specification
PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISOR 1
Surveys transit accommodations for environmental health program standards; advises owners and operators of needed improvements in facilities or operation; clarifies standards which must be met, recommends improvements; prepares written report of findings, recommends and with supervisory approval, institutes enforcement action when necessary;
Participates in special studies of environmental health issues; assists with reports; aids higher level advisors with talks before public and private organizations;
Performs other related work as required.
Knowledge and Abilities
Ability to: understand and interpret environmental health laws and regulations; recognize, preserve and present legal evidence; speak and write effectively; travel frequently and for extended periods.
A Master's degree in public health, environmental health, or allied science with a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours in a natural or physical science.
A Bachelor's degree in public health, environmental health, or allied science with a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours in a natural or physical science and two years of professional experience in public health.
Class Specification History
New class code: (formerly 62200) effective July 1, 2007