Belmont County Public Health

Belmont County Health is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of F/T Environmental Health RS or SIT.  Applicants must have a minimum of Bachelor’s degree with at least 45 quarter or 30 semester hours in science courses acceptable by the Ohio Department of Health Sanitarian Registration Board. SIT Candidates must show proof of graduation and application to the Ohio Department of Health Sanitarian Registration Board. Candidates must hold a valid Driver’s license.

The Director of Ohio Department of Health is charged with the following responsibilities mandated by Chapter 4736 of the Ohio Revised Code and Section 4736 of the Ohio Administrative Code:

  • Registration of sanitarians and sanitarians in training;
  • Approving continuing education for sanitarians;
  • Administering examinations prescribed by section 4736.09 of the Revised Code;
  • Reviewing the educational criteria required under section 4736.08  of the Revised Code; and
  • Any other matters in the regulation of sanitarians and sanitarians in training.  

To apply for registration as a sanitarian or sanitarian in training in the state of Ohio, submit your application via the licensure portal  ( Please be aware that the licensure portal is not compatible with Explorer.  We recommend the use of Chrome or Firefox to avoid issues when submitting your application

The successful candidate will work in many if not all of the health district’s environmental health programs as a generalist.  Duties may include, but are not limited to inspection and consultation in the areas of: food protection, private water systems, septic systems, public swimming pools and spas, nuisances, mobile home parks, campgrounds, rabies, and schools.  Starting salary will depend on qualifications with excellent benefits package available including medical, dental, and vision insurance, PERS, paid holidays, and paid sick leave.

Interested parties submit resume to Rich Lucas, EH Director at

Resumes and/or applications will be accepted until position is filled

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.