Job Postings

MEHA is routinely notified when local and state offices are looking for employees. Check back often for new opportunities. 
Email the MEHA webmaster if you would like a job opening posted on this website. Include the job title, closing date, a short teaser description and either a link or attachment for the position. 

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  • Monday, August 06, 2018 4:29 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Under the direction of the Assistant Director and the Housing Inspector II, performs on-site inspections of rental housing, residential dwellings, and commercial / industrial buildings and serves as a specialist in all code compliance. Provides direction to citizens, builders, landlords, tenants and others on housing codes, zoning, and other related regulations.


    Closes On: August 20, 2018 at 05:00 PM EST  

  • Tuesday, July 24, 2018 6:31 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Salary: $23.17 Hourly

    Job Number: 1807-601FD-245

    Closing: 7/27/2018 11:59 PM Eastern

    Job Responsibilities

    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.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health or a related field of science or engineering. Must have thorough knowledge of principles and best practices of Environmental Health Sanitation and county and state Environmental Public Health laws, rules and regulations.  Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted Michigan driver's license and have access to transportation in the performance of job duties.  Computer literacy, including knowledge of word processing software, required.
    Registration as a Sanitarian in the State of Michigan preferred.


  • Monday, June 25, 2018 3:09 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The MSU Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine has an opening for an environmental health specialist/sanitarian to assist with an initiative targeting take-home lead exposures in children in Genesee County. See the position posting for a description of duties and instructions for applying.

    Closing date: July 31, 2018. Extended to August 31, 2018

  • Monday, June 25, 2018 10:19 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Sanitarian II  Posting   Closes July 13, 2018

  • Friday, June 08, 2018 3:09 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    EHS Sanitarian

    This challenging and rewarding full time position is the primary contact for the on-site Environmental Health Services programs in Antrim and Charlevoix 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
    • mobile home parks
    • 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 ($53,788.80 to $64,396.80 annually, with further consideration for national or Michigan registered applicants,) an excellent benefit package, and generous paid time off.

    Qualified applicants should submit their (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) HDNW job application (found on our website to  This position will remain open until filled, with first consideration given to applications received by Friday, June 29.

  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018 11:27 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Mid-Michigan District Health Department has a full-time Environmental Health Specialist opening in the Montcalm Branch Office located in Stanton. Posting may be viewed by clicking on the following link -  Deadline for submitting application is April 12, 2018.

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 4:08 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Detroit Health Department, Environmental Health Program is recruiting for Environmental Health Specialists. Duties include conducting inspections of regulated establishments, investigating complaints and food or environmental illness outbreaks, education on environmental health issues and enforcement of environmental health laws and regulations.

    The positions are posted at:[0]=Health%20Department

    The City of Detroit Human Resources web page has more information:

  • Monday, February 26, 2018 5:31 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Inspects commercial, residential, and public locations in the county to enforce federal, state and county sanitation and environmental health laws to safeguard the public health. 

    Refer to the job descriptions for Sanitarian and Registered Sanitarian in the Non-Bargaining-Bargaining Job Descriptions located at for the detailed duties and responsibilities of the position.

    Open until filled. 

    Position Description

  • Monday, February 26, 2018 5:29 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is currently recruiting for an Environmental Quality Analyst 9-P11/12 position within the Drinking Water and Municipal Assistance Division, Noncommunity Water Supplies Unit. This position is open to all applicants. This position is permanent and located in Lansing. Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV.

    Environmental Quality Analyst 9-P11/12

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