WNV/Safe Water Program Students

Health Protection Division
Competition #: 0048-21 Position: WNV/Safe Water Program Students (3)
The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is currently recruiting for three (3) WNV Students for our Health Protection Division within our City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton and Northumberland offices for the summer of 2022.
Position Summary:
The WNV/Safe Water Program student works under the guidance of a Public Health Inspector, carries out activities related to the monitoring and sampling for the presence of West Nile virus within Health Unit area and duties, as assigned, in the Safe Water program i.e. recreational water sampling.
The successful candidate will have:
▪ Enrolled in/or completed Bachelor of Applied Science Program (Environmental Health) Program, Bachelor of Technology in Environmental Health, Bachelor of Health Science (Public Health);
▪ Preference will be given to students in 1st, 2nd or 3rd year in public health programs at universities accredited by CIPHI;
▪ Proficiency in oral and written communication skills;
▪ Working knowledge of Windows based word processing and electronic spreadsheets an asset;
▪ A current and satisfactory Criminal Records Check and Vulnerable Sector Check; and
▪ A valid Ontario driver’s license and access to a vehicle for work.
Location(s): Lindsay, Haliburton, Port Hope
Salary Range: $16/hour
Start Date: May 16, 2022
Accommodations are available, upon request, to support the participation of persons with disabilities in the recruitment process. All recruitment documents are available in alternative format, upon request.
Qualified applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 28th, 2022.
Human Resources
Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit
200 Rose Glen Road
Port Hope ON L1A 3V6
Tel: 1-866-888-4577 Fax: 905-885-9551
E-mail: jobs@hkpr.on.ca
We would like to thank all applicants in advance and advise that
only those selected for an interview will be contacted