Environmental Health Summer Students

April 4, 2019

The Corporation of the County of Huron

Huron County Health Unit

Two Temporary Full Time Environmental Health Students
(May 27, 2019 to August 30, 2019)

The Huron County Health Unit requires two environmental health students to collect recreational water samples at Huron County beaches, post the results on the Health Unit’s web site, and utilize social media platforms to provide beach water quality related information. The students will also participate in the delivery of the Health Unit’s vector borne illness control programs, and may assist in the delivery of other environmental health related activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

Enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate Environmental Health or Science program is an asset
Demonstrated computer and social media platforms skills
Strong oral, written and interpersonal skills
Excellent organizational skills
Possess a valid Ontario driver’s license and the use of a reliable vehicle

Hours: Temporary Full Time – 35 hours per week (weekend work will be required)

Salary Range: $15.35 – $17.00, as per 2018 non-union summer student grid.

Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm, April 23rd, 2019. Please email your submission to: humanresources [at] huroncounty [dot] ca

Submissions guidelines:

  • To be considered for this position, please ensure your:
    • Email subject line is “2019 Environmental Health Student”
    • cover letter is a maximum of one page long
    • cover letter and resume are saved together in one pdf file
    • pdf file name is your: First name Last name (e.g. “Jane Smith.pdf”)

Posted April 4,  2019

Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Information is collected solely for the purpose of job selection under the provisions of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The County of Huron is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.