Under general direction, assists the Director of Public Health in planning, organizing and directing activities, program and staff of the city of Gardner (the “city”) Board of Health Department (the “Department”), including administration, finance, health information and development services, health promotions, sanitary inspections and animal control. Provides professional assistance and direction to department staff, acts on behalf of the Director during absences and performs related work as assigned by the director. For full job description, please visit www.gardner-ma.gov.


Must possess a bachelor’s degree in life science, environment, public health or other related discipline. Have more than three years health inspector/sanitarian experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess or be eligible to obtain the following certifications: Lead Paint Determinator/Inspector, Soil Evaluator, Certified Pool Operator (C.P.O.), Food Protection Manager Certification or be a Registered Sanitarian. Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Submit resume to:  Debra A. Pond, Director of Human Resources, City of Gardner, and 95 Pleasant Street, Rm. 14, Gardner, MA 01440 or via email to dpond@gardner-ma.gov.  Resume review will commence on August 30, 2019.   Position will remain open until filled.

Salary: $53,370.84/Annual