Regional Public Health is hiring.
Are you an experienced Health Protection Officer, or have experience in enforcement and care about improving the health of our population?
RPH is looking for a fulltime person to carry out health promotion, assessments, inquiries and enforcement in relation to Liquor License applications under the Sale and Supply of Alcochol Act 2012, and the Smokefree Environments Act 1990.
As a RPH Public Health Advisoryou'll have excellent inquiry, negotiation and presentation skills.
You'll be comfortable undertaking monitoring activities, initiating enforcement action including evidence gathering, and writing Briefs Of Evidence.
You'll enjoy presenting at hearings, and working alongside other public health advisors, Medical Officers of Health, managers and external stakeholders including Police and Council liquor license inspectors.
An aptitude for teamwork is essential. You'll also need to be a polished written and oral communicator, able to present your work in crisp, simple language to a variety of audiences.
Improving Māori health outcomes and reducing inequities are key priorities in this role. Commitment to improving health equity, and experience in analysis and presentation of data accessible and relevant to Māori, is ideal.
Qualifications and experience required :
Technical Expertise :
Regional Public Health is one of the three larger public health units in New Zealand and often takes a national leadership role.
RPH provides public health services to the greater Wellington region, including the Wairarapa.
How to Apply
For further information on this role, please email Jem.Pupich huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9112344-
19 and job title in the subject line.
Applicants must have permanent residency or a valid long term working visa to be considered for this position.