SUMMER POOL INSPECTOR

Location
Arlington, Virginia
Posted
Apr 07, 2017
Closes
Apr 24, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: SUMMER POOL INSPECTOR Closing Date/Time: Fri. 04/21/17 5:00 PM Eastern Time Salary: $21.58 Hourly
Job Type: Contract Location: Various Arlington locations; see text., Virginia       NOTE: This is a full-time/temporary contract position from May 1, 2017 to September 15, 2017 at the rate of $25.21 per hour.

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE
PLEASE SEND LETTER OF INTEREST AND RESUME VIA EMAIL DIRECTLY TO: KBrunette@arlingtonva.us

Arlington County Public Health Division is looking to fill one (1) seasonal Environmental Health Specialist position working as a Summer Pool Inspector from May 1, 2017 through September 15, 2017 (40 hours per week). Individual will function as an independent contractor.

Position duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Inspecting swimming pools, spas, and interactive water features for compliance with Arlington County's Water Recreation Facilities Code;
  • Verifying credentials of lifeguards and ensuring pool operator knowledge;
  • Checking pool areas for hazards and obstructions;
  • Checking clarity of water in pool;
  • Performing chemical tests to check pH and free chlorine residual of pool water;
  • Inspecting operation of pool filtration system;
  • Inspecting pool and associated facilities for cleanliness;
  • Preparing inspection reports; and
  • Entering inspection reports into a database.
Consults with the Environmental Health Supervisor and the Water Recreational Facility Program Lead Environmental Health Specialists regarding technically difficult issues and patterns of violation that may lead to enforcement. Compiles data and reports on violations. Expected productivity: 6 - 8 pool inspections per day.
 Selection Criteria: Minimums: Two-Year College Degree; working towards a BS in Environmental Health or one of the sciences; experience in pool safety; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Desirables:
  • four-year college degree in Environmental Health or a related science;
  • experience in pool safety in a regulatory environment;
  • good working knowledge of the theories, concepts, and principles of pool operation;
  • experience operating pools or spas;
  • intermediate computer skills with MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access; interpersonal skills;
  • verbal and written communication skills including ability to write letters and reports;
  • ability to develop informational materials; and
  • credentialed as a Certified Pool Operator (CPO). Knowledge of Arlington County is a plus.

 Special Requirements: The applicant must possess a valid driver's license and must be able to provide their own vehicle. Mileage will be reimbursed at the approved County rate.

This position requires the successful completion of pre-employment checks to include Criminal Records and Driver's License. Contractor will need to sign a Standard Form Agreement including a Hold Harmless Agreement with the County.
 Additional Information: DO NOT APPLY ONLINE
PLEASE SEND LETTER OF INTEREST AND RESUME VIA EMAIL DIRECTLY TO: KBrunette@arlingtonva.us
Deadline for submission: Friday, April 21, 2017  5:00 pm