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MEHA is routinely notified when local and state offices are looking for employees. Check back often for new opportunities. 

If you would like a job opening posted on this website, email the MEHA webmaster. Include the job title, closing date, a short teaser description and a link for candidates to go for more information

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  • Friday, July 23, 2021 11:18 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Kent County Health Department – Grand Rapids, MI


    Job Title:  Sanitarian Specialist – Food Program


    Starting pay:  $27.33/hr  ($56,846 annually)


    Closing Date:  8/6/21


    The Kent County Health Department is seeking a Sanitarian Specialist to join the Food Services team of the Environmental Health Division. This is a specialized technical position at a professional level.  The primary duties include providing MDARD standardized training to new staff and continuous review of existing staff; quality assurance and improvement and promotion of food safety and outreach; review of facility plans for compliance with local and state regulations, consultations with business owner/operators, program coordination and other duties as assigned. 


    Link to apply:

  • Wednesday, July 14, 2021 4:43 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Mid-Michigan District Health Department (Clinton, Gratiot, & Montcalm Counties) – Division Director for Environmental Health Division

    Mid-Michigan District Health Department is actively recruiting for a full-time Environmental Health Division Director. Starting annual salary is $70,595.20.

    For full posting, please visit our website at

  • Wednesday, July 14, 2021 4:41 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Job Title: Consumer Safety Officer (Retail Food Specialist)

    Closing Date: 7/20/2021

    Description: This Direct-Hire position is in the Food and Drug Administration and is located in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA), Office of Human and Animal Food Operations (OHAFO), Office of State Cooperative Programs (OSCP) which serves as an expert food specialist. In addition, the incumbent will be responsible for the planning, development, and coordination of a comprehensive Retail Food Protection Program.

    Link:  USAJOBS Posting

  • Tuesday, July 13, 2021 12:27 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Washtenaw County Health Department is seeking a Sanitarian for our Time of Sale program.

    This position is listed as a sanitarian but is slightly more office based than a traditional sanitarian role and reviews reports submitted by our certified time of sale inspectors, works with homebuyers, sellers and realtors to communicate requirements of our time of sale program.

    The position does have field work to help provide the field/office balance that sanitarians tend to enjoy.

    This is an entry level position, but there are considerations for candidates with an RS/REHS and/or experience.

    Entry level: $44,448.30

    With RS/REHS: $51,626.12

    With RS/REHS and 3 years experience as RS/REHS doing related work: $55,697.46 to $73,158.28

    Posting up through July 27.


  • Monday, June 28, 2021 12:26 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Job Title: Environmental Quality Analyst (Entry to Senior Level)

    Closing Date: 7/12/2021

    Description: Join the State of Michigan Onsite Wastewater Program (OWP) to provide technical assistance, consultation, plan review assistance, and program training for local health department (LHD) staff, consultants, developers, state and local officials, and the general public regarding the OWP, land divisions, subdivisions, condominiums, and commercial developments of less than 10,000 gallons per day, as these issues relate to the Land Division Act, Michigan Criteria for Subsurface Sewage Disposal, and related administrative rules. This position performs scheduled accreditation evaluations and self-assessment reviews of LHDs’ administration of OWPs that are funded under the Essential Local Public Health Services contract.  This position assists with site evaluations, in cooperation with LHDs and developers or consultants, to determine the suitability of the site for onsite wastewater treatment system installations and/or onsite water supply system installations.

    LinkState of Michigan Job Openings | LIVE. WORK. PLAY. (

  • Tuesday, June 22, 2021 2:06 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Environmental Health Specialist:

    Join the nationally accredited public health service agency, Barry-Eaton District Health Department.  Do you have a desire to support and improve Environmental Health? This position will serve to interpret, enforce, and make recommendations to assure compliance with required standards, codes, and statutes, as well as assist the general public regarding food safety and other environmental health matters.  Location will be in our Hastings, MI office. Apply at:

    Environmental Health Supervisor:

    Are you a leader who desires to improve Environmental Health in communities?  Join the Barry-Eaton District Health Department, a nationally accredited public health service agency as an Environmental Health Supervisor.  Apply for this career at:

  • Tuesday, May 18, 2021 2:22 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Washtenaw County Health Department is seeking a Sanitarian to be assigned to our rural/onsite team.

    The position is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

    Additional details are available at:

    There are additional salary considerations with REHS/RS credentials.

    Posting closes on June 1, 2021.

  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021 8:21 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    This position is based in Lansing, Michigan and is in the Land and Water Programs.  This position is primarily responsible for onsite wastewater, residential wells, and Point of Sale inspections, but may also inspect campgrounds, adult and child daycares, and perform other related duties.  A Sanitarian I promotes to Sanitarian II when the employee becomes a Registered Sanitarian with the State of Michigan or National Environmental Health Association, and has completed one year as a Sanitarian I with Ingham County.  The starting yearly salary for Sanitarian I is $49,542.52.  For more information and to apply, follow this link:

  • Wednesday, May 05, 2021 3:14 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Apply by May 30, 2021

    Jackson County is seeking an experienced public health officer to oversee the County's public health programs and staff and will work in consultation with Henry Ford Allegiance Health and the Jackson Health Network on clinical-community initiatives and systems-level improvements.   This is an exempt level position with excellent benefits, including health, life, disability, paid time off and paid holidays, effective date of hire!

    Salary is commensurate with experience ranging from $102,481 to $128,128 annually.

    To learn more or to apply, search "LIVE, WORK, PLAY JACKSON, MI" or go to

  • Wednesday, March 03, 2021 1:30 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Saginaw County Health Department is looking for an Environmental Health Specialist I/II. This position is a permanent full time position with our Environmental Health Division. This position may be with our food team or may be a generalist covering the food, well and septic programs.  Those applicants with an RS/REHS should apply at the EHS II level.

    Saginaw County offers competitive wages and benefits. Wage scales for the position are:

    EHS I     $49,628.93 - $65,251.83

    EHS II    $53,102.96 - $69,926.46

    The position description can be found at:

     Applications can be made at:

    Open until filled. 

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