Employment Opportunities

Join Our Team! The UNCAS Health District presently has the following employment opportunities:

Job Opening for a Sanitarian / Environmental Health Inspector

Updated April 13, 2022

The Uncas Health District is currently recruiting for a Sanitarian/Environmental Health Inspector to support our environmental health program. This is a working field professional in environmental health.

Required Qualifications (Minimum) – Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health, Biology or a closely related field, and two years of increasingly responsible practical environmental health inspection and enforcement experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Applicants must be a self-motivated, organized individual with the ability to work independently and is a strong team member. A general knowledge of computers is necessary. The individual must possess the ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively with other staff members, local officials and the public.

Special Requirements – State of Connecticut certification in food service inspections, Subsurface Sewage Disposal Phase I and II and certification as a lead inspector/risk assessor are preferred. The preferred candidate shall work towards and obtain the Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS/RS) designation within a mutually agreed upon time frame.

A full job description is available upon request.

The position is a full time (35 hours/week) job which is non-supervisory and non-exempt. The position includes a comprehensive benefit package. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Employment applications are available at www.uncashd.org.

Questions about the position may be directed to Patrick McCormack, Director of Health at doh@uncashd.org or (860) 823-1189 x112.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume and completed application to doh@uncashd.org.  The position will be open until filled.




May 13, 2022

The Uncas Health District is seeking a per diem certified food inspector to conduct inspections of food service establishments and temporary food events in the eleven Uncas Health District municipalities.

The applicant is required to have a bachelor’s degree in public health, environmental health or a related field. The applicant must be fully certified in food service inspections by the State of Connecticut and hold a valid CT motor vehicle license.

Compensation: This position is up to 21 hours per week (hours are flexible) and has a competitive salary commensurate with experience and education.

To Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to Patrick R. McCormack, Director of Health, Uncas Health District, 401 West Thames Street, Norwich, CT 06360, or email as an attachment to doh@uncashd.org. The position will remain open until it is filled by a suitable candidate.


Campbell Building
401 W. Thames Street, Suite 106
Norwich, CT 06360

Office Location
Park in the back of the Campbell Building
Enter through the Credit Union entrance

Campbell Building Directions

Contact Us
Our office is available Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm for all of the residents in our district.

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