Job Postings

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, August 28, 2020 1:40 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Kent County is seeking a Supervising Sanitarian to work in the area of Lead (Pb) and Indoor Air including mercury investigations, radon, and vapor intrusion area of the Environmental Health Division planning, maintaining and evaluating environmental, institutional and community health programs, regulations and applicable state laws. This position will train, supervise and instruct staff in their technical and administrative duties including the Lead Program and Housing complaint response. For additional responsibilities and details follow the link below.

    Required: In addition to certification as a Registered Sanitarian, the qualified candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Health or a related field and must demonstrate a minimum of three years of progressively responsible related experience. Certification as a Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor and EBL Investigator is highly preferred.

    This posting will close Friday 9/4/20 at 11:59pm. For more info and to apply visit:

  • Friday, August 28, 2020 1:38 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Kent County Health Department has two distinct Sanitarian Specialist openings within the Food Services area of the Environmental Health Division. The first position includes the primary duties of being an MDARD standardized trainer of new staff and continuing review of existing staff, quality improvement, quality assurance and the promotion of food safety education and outreach. The second position will primarily be responsible for the review of facility plans for compliance with local and state regulations, consultations with business owner/operators, program coordination, quality assurance, and other duties as assigned. 

    Required: Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health or a related field of science or engineering and a minimum of three years of related experience.  Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) through National Environmental Health Association OR Registered Sanitarian (RS) in the State of Michigan is required. Candidates who are not REHS/RS must be eligible for registration and obtain registration prior to employment.

    This posting will close Friday 9/4/20 at 11:59pm. For more info and to apply visit:

  • Friday, August 21, 2020 8:44 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The St. Clair County Health Department is seeking applicants for a full time (37.5 hours/week) Environmental Health Sanitarian.  The Sanitarian position provides consultation, inspection, and enforcement services for a broad range of environmental health programs. For more information and to apply online visit:

  • Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:11 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Washtenaw County Health Department is seeking 4 temporary Sanitarians to assist with our COVID response. Specific job duties may vary, but will include tasks like business follow up, complaint investigation, and violation enforcement. See website for description and application. Posting up through August 4, 2020.

  • Thursday, July 23, 2020 3:26 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Under the supervision of the Public Health Officer, develops, administers, coordinates and evaluates the environmental health programs of the County which conform to the goals and objectives of the department and the regulations and standards of state and federal agencies.  Directs professional staff engaged in the enforcement of federal, state, and local environmental health laws and consultation and education related to a variety of environmental health issues. Responsible for the administrative functions of the division including the development and administration of a number of program budgets.

    Master’s Degree in environmental health or a related field and five years of progressively more responsible experience in environmental health and health programs including a minimum of three years in an administrative or supervisory capacity. Valid Michigan Vehicle Operator’s License and a Registered Sanitarian.

    Thorough knowledge of the professional public management techniques involved in budgeting, personnel administration, resource management, and the ability to identify and implement new best practices.  Advanced knowledge of the principles and practices of environmental and public health, applying local, state and federal laws, rules and regulations, and County sanitation codes and programs.  Advanced knowledge of public health principles, assessment and evaluation techniques, food safety, groundwater, air, and surface water testing procedures and practice, and food-borne illnesses.

    Ability to establish effective working relationships and use good judgment, initiative and resourcefulness when dealing with County employees, contractors to the County, representatives of other governmental units, professional contacts, elected officials, and the public.

    Current salary range starting at $33.02/hr progressing to $42.94/hr (7 year progression) with a competitive fringe benefit package. 

    Submit a resume and Midland County application to:  Midland County Human Resources 220 W. Ellsworth Street, Midland, MI 48640 or email You can obtain an application from our website and submit directly online at or click here.   Application deadline: Applications will be reviewed on 8/10/2020.  Position will remain open until filled.

  • Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:39 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Livingston County Health Department, Environmental Health Division is looking for a dynamic, motivated, organized, and responsible individual capable of coordinating, evaluating, and executing various activities within a variety of Environmental Health programs and initiatives. For more information and to apply online visit:

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2020 10:31 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Job Title:  Environmental Health Specialist

    Closing Date:  May 31, 2020

    Great opportunity to work as an Environmental Health Specialist (EHS) with Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties.  Responsibilities include regulatory activities related to on-site sewage treatment/disposal systems, on-site water supplies, food service establishments and other environmental health programs.

    For more information and application process:

  • Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:19 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Mid-Michigan District Health Department has an opening for a full-time Environmental Health Specialist to provide public health services based on the core competency and essential functions of public health and is under the supervision of the Environmental Health Supervisor. This position’s base will be in the Montcalm Branch Office located in Stanton and it will also be required for this position to work a portion of time in the Clinton Branch Office in St. Johns. It may be expected for this position to work district wide. Click link for more information -

    Application deadline is March 24, 2020.

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2020 8:35 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    This person functions as an enforcement entry, intermediate, or experienced level worker in the Compliance and Enforcement (C&E) Section and works with district staff in the preparation and pursuit of enforcement cases to compel compliance with Part 201, Environmental Remediation, and Part 213, Leaking Underground Storage Tanks, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended (NREPA), and other state and federal environmental laws and regulations.  

    For more information: 

  • Tuesday, February 25, 2020 10:18 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Ingham County Environmental Health has a Sanitarian I position opening in the Land and Water Program.  The position is primarily responsible for onsite waste water treatment, residential wells, and the Point of Sale Program.  The pay scale begins at $49,542,52 with a step five maximum of $59,473.88.  The posting is open until filled.  Please see the following link for the job description and to apply:

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