environmental health specialist ii resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Dedicated communication and environmental leader with history of achieving excellence through dynamic teamwork, reaching organization's goals by utilizing consistent, coherent, effective and organized practices while establishing powerful connections with community, professionals and colleagues. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand. Passionate about creating social and behavioral change through community-based social marketing.

  • Community Relationship Building
  • Materials Development
  • Promotions and Advertising
  • Public Relations Strategies
  • Customer Service
  • Problem-Solving
  • Public Speaking
  • Creative Strategies
  • Social Media Account Administration
Work History
Environmental Health Specialist II, 12/2019 - Current
State Of Delaware Lewes, DE,
  • Planned, organized, directed and implemented environmental education and outreach efforts though different programs, while providing technical guidance and offering community resources with the goals of promoting behavioral changes through community-based social marketing.
  • As Solid Waste/Hazardous Waste Program Lead, I drove continuous improvement initiatives for prevention and remediation of solid waste, toxic chemicals and harmful substances from contaminating soil, water, and air, in compliance with national, state, and local solid waste and hazardous waste regulations. In addition, I managed permitting, inspecting, and regulating processes of 19 solid waste facilities across both Whidbey and Camano islands while simultaneously responding to complaints and enforcing codes.
  • As Pollution Prevention Assistance Program Lead, I guided my team in creating a thriving relationship with local businesses, while preventing, finding, and resolving potential pollution issues. Additionally, we reviewed spill prevention approaches, mentored best management practices for stormwater protection and developed detailed dynamic plans with business owners that promote the protection of human and environmental health.
  • As Air Quality/Outdoor Burning Program Lead, I tenaciously worked in a collaborative science-based mission with the Northwest Clean Air Agency (NWCAA) to protect, preserve and enhance air quality in Island County. While permitting and regulating land clearing, residential and recreational fires, I responded to complaints, while protecting human and environmental health in adherence to Washington State legislature and local laws.
  • As Zoonotic Diseases/Rabies Program Co-Lead, I delivered community technical assistance regarding zoonosis, while responding to animal bite reports. In partnership with the Washington State Department of Health, my team provided testing for zoonotic diseases such as rabies and other various animal viruses.
Covid-19 Taskforce Communications Lead, 02/2020 - Current
Island County City, STATE,
  • Planned and developed communication strategies to promote behavioral change through community-based social marketing.
  • Mentored the media team with dissemination of visual information across multiple platforms concerning COVID-19 prevention, testing and vaccination.
  • Oversaw professional social media messaging through content development, follower engagement, social listening, and trend analysis while providing coherent content and communication with community members.
  • Reviewed staff-created materials and edited for content and brevity.
  • Planned production, scheduled and coordinated interviews, captured and edited footage with professional video equipment and software.
  • Designed print collateral materials and coordinated branding across multiple communications channels.
  • Mastered and launched direct marketing techniques to boost brand reach.
  • Led the hiring process, trained and managed staff while operating the COVID Call Center.
Lab Instructor and Teachers Assistant, 07/2018 - 01/2020
Washington State University City, STATE,
  • Guided undergrads on their deeper understanding of the complex relationship between ecosystem services and sustainability.
  • Monitored the practical applications of in-class content into in-lab experiments.
  • Coordinated educational field studies and restauration projects on watersheds in the Palouse region.
  • Led educational presentations on various environmental topics such as: waste management, alternative food systems, Food-Energy-Water Nexus, ecological footprints and sustainable systems, toxins, pollution, bioaccumulation and biomagnification, renewable and nonrenewable energy sources, nitrogen and carbon cycles, watersheds and water cycle, and biodiversity through place-based discovery.
  • Mentored students in exploring ecosystem services and sustainable solutions to local, regional and global issues.
  • Used behavior modeling and specialized teaching techniques to share and reinforce social skills.
Reporter and Anchor Intern, 05/2010 - 05/2011
KATC TV - ABC Affiliate City, STATE,
  • Received hands-on anchoring and reporting training under the senior talent that have made a stellar career at the TV station.
  • Developed story ideas, wrote and edited segments for the evening show.
  • Ran teleprompter, distributed rundowns to the control room, delivered scripts for the anchors while assisting staff with any aspect of production.
  • Accompanied reporters on a breaking news story, labeled tapes, edited footage, answered phones, ran different errands for the news team and production staff and executives.
  • Confirmed veracity of articles weekly, communicated with journalists and interviewed subjects to gather details.
  • Followed-up on leads for information regarding news and events.
  • Established and maintained relationships with credible sources.
  • Fact-checked breaking news headlines by performing background research, contacting experts or witnesses and conferring with lawyers to comply with legal boundaries for sensitive stories.
Ph.D.: Environmental Science, Expected in
Washington State University - Pullman, WA
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Master of Science: Organizational Communication, Expected in
University of Louisiana At Lafayette - Lafayette, LA
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Bachelor of Science: Mass Communications, Expected in
University of Louisiana At Lafayette - Lafayette, LA
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Associate of Arts: Public Speaking, Expected in
Redlands Community College - El Reno, OK
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School Attended

  • Washington State University
  • University of Louisiana At Lafayette
  • University of Louisiana At Lafayette
  • Redlands Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Environmental Health Specialist II
  • Covid-19 Taskforce Communications Lead
  • Lab Instructor and Teachers Assistant
  • Reporter and Anchor Intern


  • Ph.D.
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Arts

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