Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)

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Open - open and accepting applications
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Posting Date: 

March 13th, 2024

Position Type:

Permanent Full Time


$70,000 Includes comprehensive benefits package


Under direction of the Health Officer, responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Performs sanitary inspections for compliance with applicable public and environmental health regulations; investigates complaints of nuisances and violations of applicable public health laws and ordinances; reviews and may approve plans for residential, commercial, and industrial development as necessary to ensure compliance with sanitary, environmental, and public health laws, rules, and ordinances; investigates foodborne, airborne, waterborne, and other suspected disease outbreaks as required; initiates and completes enforcement action including preparation of notices and provides testimony during legal proceedings; maintains accurate paper and electronic records of surveys, investigations, and inspections performed; may respond to emergency situations; the position may require periodic evening and/or weekend activities.

Must possess an active Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services. Appointees will be required to possess a current driver’s license valid in New Jersey.

Interested candidates can send their cover letter and resume to the e-mail listed below by April 12, 2024. 

Please submit resume/cover letter to the office of:

Health Officer

Mount Olive Township

PO Box 450

Budd Lake, NJ 07828

Email: tweigle [at]

Phone: (973) 691-0900 ext. 7330

Mount Olive Township is an equal opportunity employer.