at Stark County Sanitary Engineering
Location Canton, OH
Date Posted August 9, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



SALARY RANGE: $20.00 - $28.00 per hour (Depending upon Qualifications & Experience)

(180 Day Probationary Period) 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the supervision of the Assessment & Permits Supervisor, enforces local and state laws requiring connection to sanitary sewer; provides appropriate connection and health regulation information to property owners regarding both sewer and water service connection issues; inspects well and septic tank abandonments; samples surface water for testing; compiles information and does research.

QUALIFICATIONS & ILLUSTRATIVE DUTIES:  (Any combination of training and work experience that indicates possession of the skills, knowledge and abilities required.)

A “Sanitarian” registration with The Ohio Board of Sanitarian Registration and completion of at least five years employment as a Sanitarian.  Contacts property owners and provides information regarding drain layers and plumbers, time constraints, fees and charges, and other requirements and regulations concerning connection to sanitary sewers or water lines.  Conducts on-site inspections to determine compliance with regulations as necessary, conducts dye tests as an investigative technique, inspects abandonment of wells to ensure it’s done appropriately, and obtains water samples for testing.   Prepares and maintains records relating to duties associated with compliance; compiles data and creates reports accordingly.  Meets with county health board and recommends issuance of health board orders, prepares information for court proceedings, and serves as a liaison between the Sanitary Engineer’s Office, Health Department, and Prosecutor’s Office in matters pertaining to compliance and other issues.  Performs other related duties as required.  

Interested candidates may apply by submitting a letter of interest and current resume’ (including salary history, failure to include salary history will disqualify) to:  

Stark County Sanitary Engineering Department

Attn:  Department Administrator

PO. Box 9972

Canton, OH  44711-0972

Office Location:  1701 Mahoning Road NE, Canton, OH  44705

FAX:  (330) 453-9044



All letters of interest and resumes must be received by 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2021.

No phone calls will be accepted.