Environmental Health Specialist I/II
Community Development Agency
Marin County, San Rafael, CA
Environmental Health Specialist I: $5,275- $6,281 / Month
Environmental Health Specialist II: $6,591- $7,870 / Month

At the County of Marin, our employees overwhelmingly report feeling their work is meaningful, they like the work they do and they are proud to tell people “I work for the County of Marin.” Read on to find out more about this opportunity:


There is currently one (1) full-time vacancy in the Community Development Agency that will be filled at the Environmental Health Specialist I or II level.

The Environmental Health Specialist I: (EHS I) Works under the supervision of a registered Environmental Health Specialist. The EHS I conducts inspections and investigations involving the enforcement and interpretation of Public Health and Environmental Health laws and regulations. Tasks are performed on a trainee basis, under continuing supervision, until the trainee develops the increased skills necessary to qualify for testing and registration as an Environmental Health Specialist with the State of California. Training will occur in all specialties, however, the EHS I will be assigned initially to Consumer Protection. The primary duties will be to work with the EHS Consumer Protection staff to conduct routine inspections of permitted facilities in the food, swimming pool and possibly housing programs. This position requires travel between various County and business-related locations.

The Environmental Health Specialist II: (EHS II) independently performs field inspections in all assigned program categories, assists in the performance of complex inspections, investigates complaints, and may be assigned lead responsibility and training for the activities of one or more staff at the trainee level. In addition, the Environmental Health Specialist II provides consultation and educational services to the public to encourage sound sanitary practices. This position requires travel between various County and business-related locations.

For more detailed information, including the minimum qualifications for these positions, please see the class specifications: Environmental Health Specialist I; Environmental Health Specialist II

Filing Deadline: This recruitment will close on Tuesday, December 11th at 4:00pm. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of the County online application. Apply online at: www.marincounty.org/jobs or contact Marin County HR Dept. Staffing Division by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at (415) 473-2126. EEO/TTY