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

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  • Tuesday, January 18, 2022 8:17 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Kent County Health Department – Grand Rapids, MI

    Job Title:  Sanitarian – Food Program

    Starting pay:  $25.57/hr  ($53,185 annually)

    Closing Date:  1/28/2022

    The successful candidate will work in the Food Services area of the Environmental Health Division enforcing Kent County environmental health regulations and applicable state laws.  Primary responsibilities include inspecting commercial, residential and public locations to enforce federal, state and county sanitation and environmental health laws to safeguard the public health.  This position provides technical consultation to food service providers and responds to requests for information and assistance with respect to environmental health issues. Additionally, the successful candidate will serve on our Food Safety Team, working in our food safety, swimming pool, campground, DHS and Body Art programs along with other assigned duties.

  • Sunday, January 16, 2022 10:16 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Ingham County has a Sanitarian I position open in the Prevention and Response Program.  This position will primarily be assigned to the Household Hazardous Waste, Pollution Prevention, and Body Art programs.  The salary starts at $53,414,41 per year.  

    The posting will be open until at least January 28, 2022. 

    Please see this link for more information and to apply:

  • Friday, December 17, 2021 4:34 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Land Use Sanitarian is the primary contact for Environmental Health Services programs in Charlevoix County (and provides support for services in Antrim, Otsego, and Emmet counties,) acts as a professional representative of the Health Department of Northwest Michigan, and is responsible for the execution of general environmental health programs, such as, but not limited to -

    • the on-site sewage and water supply programs
    • nuisance complaints
    • campgrounds
    • swimming pools
    • DHHS and other licensed facility inspections
    • regulation enforcement and compliance associated with these programs
    • involvement in Public Health Emergency Preparedness exercises

    Possession of a Bachelor’s degree in environmental health, science, engineering, or related field is required, with Michigan or Nationally Registered applicants highly desired. One to three years of environmental health inspection and compliance activities is preferred, although no specific prior experience is required. Possession of a valid Michigan vehicle operator’s license and current automobile insurance is necessary.

    The Health Department of Northwest Michigan offers a competitive wage, (minimum annual wage of $59,092.80) with further consideration for national or Michigan registered applicants,) an excellent benefit package, and generous paid time off.

    Qualified applicants should submit a (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) HDNW job application (found on our website

    This position will remain open until filled, with first consideration going to applications received by January 7, 2022.

  • Friday, December 10, 2021 12:07 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    This is advanced scientific and technical position which provides consultation and training to bureau staff, retail food establishments, agents and other partners. This position operates under general supervision. A majority of this position’s work is completed in the field, including travel and overnight stays.

    For a full position description, please click here.

    To be considered for this position, you will need to create an account (if you don’t already have one) and apply online via the “Apply for Job” button listed on the top right of this page. You will be required to upload a current resume and are strongly encouraged to upload a letter of qualifications (also known as a cover letter) that clearly describes your qualifications and experience as they relate to the qualifications listed in this job posting. In addition, you MUST attach any applicable supporting documentation that indicates you already have a Registered Sanitarian (RS) or NEHS REHS credential (i.e. certificate, etc.). For access to past WiscJobs job cart information and materials from recruitments prior to April 12th, 2021, click here

    Deadline to apply is January 3, 2022.

  • Friday, December 10, 2021 11:54 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Non-Registered EH Specialist: $23.32 - $30.31/hr. (2022 Grade 8 Wage Scale)

    Registered EH Specialist: $26.74 - $34.77/hr.  (2022 Grade 10 Wage Scale) 

    Under general supervision of the Environmental Health Team Supervisor, protects public health by inspecting permitted licensed facilities, such as restaurants, and documenting conditions. Also responsible for educating operators on federal, state, and local food safety and sanitation statutes, rules, regulations, and codes and providing enforcement when needed. Help ensure active managerial control in establishments so that food product is produced in a safe and sanitary manner in order to prevent outbreaks of foodborne illnesses.

    Responds to emergencies and investigates complaints including, but not limited to, complaints of illness, vector control, and general sanitation. Provide education to food service workers which may include teaching ServSafe Certification or other food safety outreach classes. Additional duties include inspection of body art facilities, pools, daycares, and other duties as assigned.

    This is a full-time, benefited position based at the James Street Campus in Holland, Ml. Deadline to apply is January 1, 2022

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