JOB OPPORTUNITY

Division:                                 Environmental Health

Position:                                 Maintenance Aide – EH

(Up to four [4] positions – Intermittent & Seasonal)

Pay Grade:                             11

Salary:                                    $15.07

Shift Times:                          Hours vary based on the needs of Richland Public Health (RPH).  May work early mornings, days, evenings, weekends or holidays.


General Statement of Duties:

Assists in the efficient operation of Richland Public Health’s Environmental Health Division.  Responsible for performing routine equipment maintenance tasks, mosquito vector control activities and general cleaning.  Performs other tasks as assigned.


Required education, experience, training:

  • Knowledge of RPH practices and procedures, customer service, organizing and planning techniques.
  • Skill and ability to communicate effectively; plan, schedule, and organize work; prepare accurate and complete reports; classify and organize records; maintain confidentiality; perform all job duties.
  • Skill in the operation of maintenance related equipment including but not limited to ability to use hand shovel, rake, broom, mop, hand cart, pressure washer, mower and moving dolly.
  • Ability to demonstrate physical fitness and agility, lift, push, pull or otherwise move objects weighing up to 75 pounds.
  • Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend oral and/or instructions, read warning signs and labels, write and call in supply orders.
  • Mathematical Skills: Ability to count, calculate and perform basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Reasoning Ability: Develop logical conclusions from facts and circumstances; apply common sense to carry out written instructions; ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standard situations.
  • Knowledge of all safety practices (i.e. handling of hazardous materials, proper lifting techniques, etc.).
  • Successful course completion of OhioTrain 700 a., 100 b., 200 b. and 800 b. (or as amended). Certification must be completed within sixty (60) days of employment.
  • Skill and ability to communicate effectively; plan, schedule, and organize work; maintain confidentiality; perform all job duties.


Additional Requirements:

  • May work early mornings, days, evenings, weekends or holidays.
  • Maintain and increase knowledge and skills through attendance at training seminars and in-service training sessions.
  • An individual who poses a direct threat to the health and safety of himself/herself or others in the

workplace will be deemed not qualified for this position.

  • Must maintain valid Ohio Driver’s license and provide proof of current vehicle insurance.
  • Must attend Bloodborne Pathogen Training.
  • Must obtain the Commercial Pesticide Applicators License from the Ohio Department of Agriculture within the first thirty (30) days of employment.


Posting Date:         January 17, 2020                                                                            Closing Date:           January 27, 2020

Posting Time: 10:00 A.M.    Closing Time: 10:00 A.M.

The specific statements shown in this description are not intended to be all inclusive.

They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to successfully perform the job.


APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT – Click for form: Must be sent to address below

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION SURVEY (Voluntary) – Click for form

Director of Human Resources, Legal, Facilities & Information Technology

Richland Public Health

555 Lexington Avenue

Mansfield, OH 44907

Deadline for physical receipt of completed applications:  Until Filled

Equal Opportunity Employer/Provider