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 either a link or attachment for the position

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  • Monday, November 11, 2019 4:57 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    CMDHD is seeking an individual to take a leadership role in program and staff development.  This challenging position is responsible for program administration and field work completion.  Closing date November 18th, 2019.

    More details can be found at this link

  • Saturday, October 26, 2019 2:05 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Job Responsibilities

    The successful candidate will work in the Food Program of the Environmental Health Division. This is specialized technical position at a professional level. Duties including standardized trainer of new staff and continuing review of existing staff, 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. Primarily, this position will work in our food, pools, and body art programs. Excellent customer service to both internal and external clients required. Work is performed under general supervision, with considerable latitude for independent judgment and action.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health or a related field of science or engineering and a minimum of three years of related experience required.  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.

    Must have 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 is required.

    Please see Kent County Job Opportunities for full description and application instructions. Posting closes 11/08/2019.

  • Friday, October 18, 2019 3:19 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Land Use Sanitarian is the primary contact for the on-site Environmental Health Services programs in Charlevoix County, 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, (minimum annual wage of $56,076.80, 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, (3) HDNW job application (found on our website and (4) a copy of academic transcripts (official transcripts required upon hire) for consideration.

    This position will remain open until filled, with first consideration given to applications received by Friday, October 25,  2019.

  • Friday, October 11, 2019 9:18 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Application Deadline:  October 17, 2019

    General Description of Responsibilities: This is an experienced level environmental health education professional. Employee is responsible for planning and organizing environmental health education programs, including educating, promoting, organizing, and guiding community health activities, and evaluating and improving environmental conditions which could adversely affect public health.  The work requires extensive skills in working with the public. The individual is expected to provide support to other program staff and the Public Information Officer while promoting open communication and cooperation among all team members.  Due to the degree of complexity and increasing technical requirements, this position utilizes considerable independent judgement to enhance environmental health outcomes.  

    More details can be found on our website or click the following link

  • Tuesday, September 03, 2019 10:55 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    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 products are produced in a safe and sanitary manner in order to prevent outbreaks of foodborne illnesses.

    Position based at the James Street Campus in Holland, Ml. Must be able to work weekends and night shifts when necessary. 

  • Tuesday, June 11, 2019 4:54 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    District Health Department No. 2 is looking for a full-time Environmental Health Director. Please go to for a full job description and how to apply.  This position will remain posted until filled.

  • Tuesday, June 11, 2019 4:54 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    District Health Department No. 2 is looking for a full-time Environmental Sanitarian I or Environmental Sanitarian II.  Please go to for a full job description and how to apply.  This position will remain posted until filled.

  • Thursday, June 06, 2019 7:44 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)



    Position:    Environment Health - 

    Sanitarian or Registered Sanitarian

                      Full-time position w/benefits

    Qualifications & Requirements:

    • For Sanitarian Position-

    -Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health or a related field.  

    -Possession of a valid Michigan driver’s license.

          Compensation:     Salary:   $18.20

    • For the Registration Position-

    - Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health or a related field.  

    -Experience: 3 years of equivalent experience to a Sanitarian.

    -Possession of current registration as a Sanitarian in the State of Michigan or

    Registration as an Environmental health Specialist from the National Environmental Health Association.

    - Possession of a valid Michigan driver’s license.

           Compensation:  Salary: $19.66/Hour

    Supply application (resume preferred) to:

    Lapeer County Health Department

    1800 Imlay City Road

    Lapeer, MI 48446

    (810) 667-0391 x 7

    Attention: Susan Gronsky

    Application Deadline:  Until position is filled

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