An EHT may work in one of the following programs:
- Hazardous Materials Management
- Vector Control
- Land Use
Duties may include:
- Public and business assistance
- Nuisance abatement and investigation
An EHS may work in one of the following programs:
- District Environmental Services
- Environmental Protection Oversight
- Check out all the different programs Environmental Health covers
- College Graduate
- Possess either:
- Registration as an Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) from CDPH (California Department of Public Health)
- A pre-certification letter from CDPH for employment as an Environmental Health Specialist Trainee.
Specialists are typically hired at either a I, II, or III level based on current REHS status and experience. Other levels in this class include IV and Supervising EHS.
To apply as an Environmental Health Specialist, read our "How To Obtain a Registered Environmental Health Specialist Position" flyer. For all other Environmental Health positions, follow the instructions provided on the Human Resources website.