Tobacco Enforcement Officer

Terms of employment: 
Job Category: 
Health and Social Services
Position Location: 
Rainy River
Job Description: 

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Position: 2020-01 Tobacco Enforcement Officer


Terms: Contract, 21 hours per week


Rainy River District


Position Summary:
Reporting to the Manager of Environmental Health, the Tobacco Enforcement Officer (TEO) performs their work based on principles of health promotion and disease prevention. TEOs are called upon to implement and enforce the provincial Smoke-Free Ontario Act and its regulation.  TEOs can also be expected to provide information, education, training and other health promotion activities.


•Two year post secondary education in law enforcement or a health related program from a recognized community college
•Knowledge of Smoke-Free Ontario Act & regulation and Standards related to Federal tobacco control laws
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Willingness to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends
•Ability to work effectively and independently and in a team setting
•Computer skills


Salary: $32.85 to 38.25 per hour, as per COPE Local 521


Access to transportation required.  Mileage allowance provided. Successful candidate requires a clear Criminal Record Check and proof of required immunizations prior to start of work.


Resumes only accepted at:
Northwestern Health Unit
Career Ad # 2020-01



Deadline for Applications: 6/1/2020 12:00 PM, CST


As part of the application process, along with your resume, please complete and submit this NWHU Application Form.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Close date: 
Monday, June 1, 2020
Mailing address:
Northwestern Health Unit
Career Ad # 2020-01