EHS Position Opening App District

The Appalachian District Health Department is currently seeking an Environmental Health Specialist for our On-Site Water Protection Program in Ashe County. Please see the attached position vacancy announcement and list of current benefits offered to staff. We are also offering up to a $5,000.00 relocation stipend. Salary negotiable based on experience. Position open until filled.

In addition to working with a great staff in a progressive program, our region is a great places to live, raise a family and enjoy the outdoors lifestyle while being within two hours of Winston-Salem, Asheville and Charlotte and easy driving distance to the Carolina coast.

Please feel to contact me if you have any questions. Applications and benefit questions should be directed to Sheila Andrews, Human Resources Director (sheila dot andrews (at)


Andrew Blethen, MPA, REHS

Environmental Health Supervisor

Appalachian District Health Department

(828) 264-4995 Ext 3102

E.H. Ashe Onsite 3-6-19.pdf


Granville-Vance District Health Department Environmental Health Specialist Position.

The Granville-Vance District Health Department is currently seeking an Environmental Health Specialist to work primarily in the On-site section. We offer a competitive salary, benefits and a great work environment! Please see the attached.

EH Specialist Posting June 2019[9445].doc

Environmental Health Specialist Position Wilkes County Health Department

Wilkes County is currently recruiting an Environmental Health Specialist to work in our Food, Lodging and Institution Program. Wilkes County is located in the beautiful Foothills of North Carolina. Wilkes County will offer a competitive salary based on years of experience and current authorizations. This position is responsible for conducting inspections, education, enforcement, surveillance, and consultation for the purpose of prevention of environmental health hazards and the promotion and protection of the public health.

Benefits include: 7.5 hour work day, 37.5 hour work week, 2.5 % increases in pay with additional authorizations for cross training, vacation accrual determined by total number of years of service in the Local Government Retirement System, 7.5 hours of earned sick leave monthly, health, dental and life insurance at no cost to the employee, longevity based on years of service, county vehicles, paid holidays, Local Government Retirement, and a wellness benefit to keep the employee health.

All applicants should complete the PD 107 State Application and submit to Human Resources at aedwards.

Angela Rhodes

Environmental Health Supervisor

Wilkes County Health Department

306 College Street

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

(336) 651-7530 phone

(336) 651-7562 fax

arhodes (at) wilkescounty (dot) net


PD 107 State Application.doc