Registered Environmental Health Specialist or Specialist In-Training

Williams County Health Department

Full-Time Registered Environmental Health Specialist or Specialist In-Training

Seeking qualified candidates for the position of Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) or Environmental Health Specialist-in-Training (EHSIT).

This is a permanent, full-time position at 37.5 hours per week. To help promote a healthy work/life balance, our business hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday. There will be some evening hours and a rotation for weekend coverage.

We offer a competitive salary, with EHSIT annual range of $45,864 - $50,212 and REHS annual range of $50,232 - $58,500.

 Requirements: Applicants must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with at least 45 quarter units or 30 semester units of math and science courses or be a Registered Environmental Health Specialist-in-Training or Registered Environmental Health Specialist.

Job responsibilities: A typical day will include conducting inspections in restaurants and other food facilities, public swimming pools, school buildings, and body art operations. You will also interact with owners, operators, and the public to answer questions, provide guidance and education on environmental health programs, and to help them resolve any compliance issues they may be experiencing. Work may also include other environmental health programs, including campgrounds, manufactured home parks, private water systems, and sewage treatment systems.

Benefits: The Williams County Health Department is dedicated to the professional development of our employees and seeks to support successful applicants while growing within the environmental public health field. We offer a generous benefit package that includes 100% employer-paid medical, vision, and dental insurance for employees with an option for family coverage, enrollment in Ohio's public pension plan and a paid gym membership. Employees are also guaranteed paid time off for vacation, sick leave, personal days, and 14 paid holidays.

Additional Benefits:

Applicants must have a current, valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and have access to a dependable vehicle. We also offer department-owned vehicles for use by employees.

The Williams County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Only non-tobacco, non-nicotine candidates will be considered.

If you are ready to join a forward-thinking, nationally accredited health department and value working as part of a dynamic team that invests in its employees, please submit your resume and cover letter to Brad Price, Director of Environmental Public Health at or by mail to

Williams County Health Department
Attn: Brad Price
310 Lincoln Avenue
Montpelier, Ohio 43543

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