Environmental Health Manager I

$16.74 - $19.25 hourly
  • Department of Health and Environmental Control
  • Columbia, SC, USA
  • Apr 12, 2021
Full time Management

Job Description

Assist in the implementation of the Onsite Wastewater Program in accordance with Regulation 61-56, Onsite Wastewater Systems. Conduct comprehensive evaluations of soils for the purpose of issuing Onsite Wastewater (OSWW) permits. Design and permit suitable sites according to state regulations and policies. Inspect installed OSWW systems to ensure compliance with state regulations. Inspect installed private wells for compliance with state laws and regulations. Investigate complaints, determine validity, make recommendations for corrective actions, and take appropriate enforcement action as determined by state laws, regulations, and agency policies for the OSWW program and other Environmental Affairs (EA) program areas. Prepare reports/referrals of a professional and technical nature for enforcement activities and recommend action for violations. Position may be required to assist in various general sanitation programs and will participate in disaster/emergency preparedness activities as outlined in the region and agency policies.   This position requires the successful completion of prescribed technical coursework and passing any test relevant to the position within the probationary period or trial period. In addition to these duties, assist with the implementation of quality audits and quality assurance statewide for OSWW permitting as it relates to regional staff, Professional Soil Classifiers, and Engineers. This position may also assist with problematic sites and investigations that may lead to revocation of issued permits to construct.