Environmental Health Specialist

Company: Lee County Health Department 

Location: Sanford, NC

Date Posted:  September 13, 2017

Application Deadline:  Open until filled

Employment Type: Full time

Salary:  $47,539-$75,587 Annual

Environmental Health Specialist

About the Position

Professional environmental health work enforcing state and local environmental health laws and regulations through education, surveillance, consultation, and inspection. This position will be working in multiple Environmental Health Programs.


Graduation from a four-year college or university with 30 semester hours of coursework in the physical or biological sciences and two years of exposure in environmental health; or a four-year or master’s degree in environmental health from a program which is accredited by the National Accreditation Council for Environmental Health Curricula of the National Environmental Health Association and one-year of experience in environmental health.

Necessary Special Qualifications: Approval for registration as a Sanitarian or registration as a Sanitarian by the NC Board of Sanitarian Examiners prior to employment.

For out-of-state applicants, please use the following website for more information:

Applicant must possess a valid North Carolina driver’s license.

How to Apply 

Submit a completed North Carolina State Application Form (PD 107) along with a copy of your college transcript and a copy of your RS certification to Lee County Public Health, PO Box 1528 Sanford, NC 27330.

To apply on-line, please use the following website: