Environmental Health Technician Ii

Kern County
Full Time $4,472 - $5,345 Per month CA 1800 Mount Vernon Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93306, United States



Appraisal (Weight 100%): Will be conducted for the purpose evaluating the applicant's training, education, experience, interest and personal fitness for the position. Appraisal can be based on any of the following: Investigation, oral exam and/or application review.

Applicants must attain at least a 70% score on each phase of the examination process.

Minimum Qualifications / Employment Standards
  • High school diploma, G.E.D., or any equivalent 
  • Completion of 60 semester or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university including 12 semester or 18 quarter units of college coursework in biology, chemistry, geology, physics, or other closely related field 
  • One (1) year of experience equivalent to an Environmental Health Technician I OR three (3) years of experience conducting environmental health inspections, investigations, or related activities OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. 
  • Possession of a valid California Motor Vehicle Driver's License.

Please ensure applicable materials are attached to your application. If you are unable to attach application materials to your application, you may deliver a copy to the Human Resources Division at 1115 Truxtun Ave. First Floor, Bakersfield, CA 93301, fax to (661) 868-3928, or email to

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