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Sanitarian I Position

Posted  9/1/22

Closes  9/23/22

The Mineral County Health Department is hiring an Environmental Health Sanitarian 1 position.

Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Applicants with a major in public health, environmental health, environmental science, chemistry, biology, physical science or agriculture may be given preference.

Special Requirements:  A valid driver’s license and availability of a vehicle for continuous use is required for employment. Upon hire, must register as a Sanitarian-In-Training with the WV State Board of Sanitarians.

Job Description: Under direct supervision, performs entry level duties in the enforcement of environmental and public health sanitation laws. Acquires the knowledge, skills and abilities to conduct inspections, investigations, evaluations, and educational program in environmental and public health sanitation. Performs support functions for emergency response efforts. Public contact and travel are required. Performs related work as required. Performs professional trainee level duties in public health, sanitation, inspection, and education. Participates in a sanitation training program. Provides a full range of services in food, milk, and water sanitation. Sewage and solid waste disposal, school and institutional sanitation, disease and rodent control and disaster sanitation. Work is governed by extensive guidelines, procedures, laws, regulations, rules, and policies

There is a multiple step process to apply.

First submit a resume to the Mineral County Health Department at 541 Harley O Staggers Dr STE 1, Keyser, WV 26726, ATTN: Administrator or by email at 

Second, the position is a continuous posting on the State of WV, Division of Personnel website

You MUST apply by clicking the button below:

Make sure to submit all required documentation and select
Mineral for the county of work.

For more information please call A.Jay Root at 304-788-1321 or email at

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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