New Job Public Health Inspection Manager In Vermont

Public Health Inspection Manager
Public Health Inspection Manager

Public Health Inspection Manager

Company : State of Vermont
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Vermont

Full Description

The Vermont Department of Health has an exciting opportunity to be on the front lines of protecting public health in Vermont. The successful candidate will provide leadership and management for the field team conducting a variety of public health inspections of food safety systems, general sanitation practices, and environmental conditions in the Division of Environmental Health's Food & Lodging Program. The ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter with great communication and supervisory skills, ability to lead a technical team, enjoys problem solving in complex situations, and navigating situations involving conflict or differences of opinion. This position works closely with regulated facilities to ensure compliance with Vermont's food and lodging establishment regulations for the protection of public health. Familiarization with FDA Food Code and Good Manufacturing Practices for food processors is a plus. Overnight and out-of-state training may be required for certain training opportunities.

All employees of the Agency of Human Services perform their respective functions adhering to four key practices: customer service, holistic service, strengths-based relationships and results orientation.

The Department of Health supports a hybrid work environment. Upon hire, employees work with their supervisor to create a schedule that aligns with the business needs of the unit. We believe a hybrid work environment promotes autonomy and allows for increased flexibility and greater work/life balance.

The Department of Health's mission is to protect and promote the best health of all Vermonters. Our vision is healthy Vermonters living in healthy communities. Our goals are:

  • Effective and integrated public health programs.
  • Communities with the capacity to respond to public health needs.
  • Internal systems that provide consistent and responsive support.
  • A competent and valued workforce that is supported in promoting and protecting the public's health.
  • A public health system that is understood and valued by Vermonters.
  • Health equity for all Vermonters.
The Department of Health's culture is one in which our success and our workplace culture are interdependent. Our culture is driven by passion for the mission. We are committed to these values:

  • Creativity, innovation, and calculated risk-taking.
  • Open and transparent leadership.
  • Staff expertise, autonomy, and excellence.
  • Professional growth through individual development plans, special projects, and opportunities to stretch.
  • Wellness and work-life balance.
Who May Apply
This position, Public Health Inspection Manager (Job Requisition #46062) , is open to all State employees and external applicants.

If you would like more information about this position, please contact [email protected] .

Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.

Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.

AHS BACKGROUND CHECKS: Candidates must pass any level of background investigation applicable to the position. In accordance with AHS Policy 4.02, Hiring Standards, Vermont and/or national criminal record checks, as well as DMV and adult and child abuse registry checks, as appropriate to the position under recruitment, will be conducted on candidates, with the exception of those who are current classified state employees seeking transfer, promotion or demotion into an AHS classified position or are persons exercising re-employment (RIF) rights.
Environmental Factors
Duties are performed in both field and office setting. Incumbents may encounter strong differences of opinion and emotional reactions which must be dealt with in a firm, objective and helpful manner. A valid Vermont driver's license and or some private means of transportation is necessary. Some evening or weekend work may be required.
Minimum Qualifications
Master's degree in health, administration or human services field AND (2) years or more of experience at a professional level in environmental health, public health, food safety or sanitary engineering setting.


Bachelor's degree with major coursework in a physical or biological science, nutrition, health, environmental engineering, or a related field AND six (6) years or more of experience at a professional level in environmental health, public health, food safety or sanitary engineering setting, including or supplemented by supervisory experience.
Total Compensation As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:

80% State paid medical premium

Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families

Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts

Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan

Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule

Low cost group life insurance

Tuition Reimbursement

Incentive-based Wellness Program

Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program

Want the specifics? Explore the Benefits of State Employment on our website. Equal Opportunity Employer The State of Vermont celebrates diversity, and is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and meaningful inclusion that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The State does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, membership in an employee organization, family medical history or genetic information, or family or parental status. The State’s employment decisions are merit-based. Retaliatory adverse employment actions by the State are forbidden.