Career Opportunity Available

Environmental Health Practitioner – Immediate opening.

Custer Health, a five county public health unit based in Mandan, has an immediate opening for an Environmental Health Practitioner.  BS/BA in the sciences required.  Experience is not required, but is helpful.  We will train.  Successful applicant will provide consulting and technical services in the areas of food safety, onsite wastewater, public swimming pools, body art facilities, and environmental hazards.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.  Pay is commensurate with experience. 


  • Flexible, family oriented work environment

  • Full benefits--Custer Health covers 100% of your family health insurance plan

  • Sick and annual leave accrued monthly

  • 8 hour work day Monday-Friday--no overnights or weekends!

Work Environment

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee should be able to do the following:

  • Use a computer, telephone, fax machine, copy machine, and audio-visual equipment

  • Must own a vehicle and be able to drive

  • Be able to lift and move supplies up to 50 pounds

  • Must be able to speak to people on a one-to-one basis and in large/small groups

  • Must be able to be fitted and wear a NIOSH 95 mask

  • Engage in the following movements: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, grasping, digging, shoveling, writing, and repetitive motions

Work station will be located within Custer Health’s service area and will include a general office setting.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is subject to conditions that range from inclement weather to dangerous conditions such as snow/ice, cold, heat, noise, wetness/humidity, vibration, sudden temperature changes, and poor illumination at the job site or due to travel on the job. Travel to and from field locations may subject worker to increased risk of driving hazards. Community locations may subject worker to communicable diseases, insects and other disease vectors, toxins, hazardous materials, chemicals, and animals. In all settings, employees may need to relate to members of the public who exhibit challenging, atypical, or hostile behaviors and/or communication.

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