Job Posting!

The Auglaize County Health Department is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Environmental Health Sanitarian.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicant must be a Registered Sanitarian, Sanitarian-in-Training,  or has a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Health, or a degree in the Physical, Natural or Biological Sciences which meet the educational requirements set forth by the Ohio Sanitarian Registration Act (ORC 4736). Must have basic computer/software knowledge. All Candidates must have a valid driver's license and access to a motor vehicle.

Job Duties: Plans and conducts environmental health investigations, secures and evaluates facts obtained from environmental health inspections and environmental test results. Duties may include but are not limited to inspection, investigation and consultation in the areas of food protection, private water systems, household sewage disposal, public swimming pools and spas, nuisances, recreational parks, rabies, schools, tattoos, vectors, and solid waste to ensure compliance with state and local laws, rules, and regulations. Initiates and recommends enforcement actions and follow-up activities for the above-mentioned programs. Other duties may be assigned.

Salary: Dependent upon experience and qualifications.

Work Schedule: 40 hours per week. Monday through Friday 8:00 – 4:30. May include some weekends and holidays.

Benefits: Paid holidays, sick leave, vacation leave, vision, dental, life and medical, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS), Ohio Deferred Compensation.


Contact Information:

For general questions regarding the position, please contact:
Curtis Anderson, Environmental Health Director

(419) 738-3410


To apply for this position, please email a resume and cover letter, to:

or by mail to:

Health Commissioner

Auglaize County Health Department

813 Defiance Street   

Wapakoneta, OH 45895



Additional Information:

Applicants will be selected for interviews based on qualifications and the quality of resumes and cover letters. Successful applicants must complete criminal background checks. ACHD is an equal opportunity employer.

Thursday, August 8, 2019