Fall 2019 NCEHSA Meeting Reminder

Happy Friday Everyone,

This is just a reminder that the Fall NCEHSA Meeting is only 4 weeks away on November 7-8, 2019. The FINAL agenda is attached along with the Registration form, the minutes from the Spring NCEHSA meeting and proposed changes to the By-Laws.

Also, if you haven’t reserved your hotel room, you must reserve by October 17th to get the group rate. Below is the link to reserve your room or you may call the hotel.


Group Name: NCEHSA Fall Conference 2019
Group Code: NCE
Check-in: 07-NOV-2019
Check-out: 08-NOV-2019
Hotel Name: Hampton Inn & Suites Southern Pines-Pinehurst
Hotel Address: 200 Columbus Drive Aberdeen, NC 28315
Phone Number: (910)693-4330

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Fall Meeting Agenda(Final).docx

NCEHSA Fall 2019 Registration.doc

Exciting Opportunity — Alamance County

Looking for a change of scenery? Alamance County is recruiting for an Environmental Health Specialist in our Food and Lodging Program.

Some of the many benefit of Alamance County include a

· Career ladder

· Flexible work schedule

· Employee wellness clinic

· Clothing allowance

· Optional 401(k) with up to 2% county match.

If you would like to work with a knowledgeable and experienced staff in a County with excellent support from the Health Director, the Board of Health and County Commissioners, then Alamance is the place for you!

To view these postings, please visit:


Let me know if you have any questions about this position. Look forward to hearing from you!

Betsy Meeks, REHS

Environmental Health Supervisor

Alamance County Health Department

336-570-6367 ext. 10325

Durham County Environmental Health opening for a Registered Environmental Health Specialist

County of Durham

Department of Public Health

Environmental Health Division

Durham County Environmental Health has an opening for a Registered Environmental Health Specialist in the General Inspections Program (Position # 40009382)

Registered Environmental Health Specialist candidates with current State authorizations in food and lodging preferred. Additional State authorizations are desirable. Registered Environmental Health Specialist candidates with greater than two years of experience in environmental health are preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience. Program responsibilities of this position include inspection and enforcement of state and local environmental health laws, rules and regulations that apply to food services, lodging, institutions and day care centers. Computer use is essential with working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite and experience with Custom Data Processing software highly desirable. Ability to exercise sound judgment and deal tactfully with clients while enforcing public health laws is a must. Effective oral and written communication skills are highly desired.

Registered Environmental Health Specialist candidates with greater than two years of experience and with current State authorizations in food and lodging in environmental health are preferred.

Trainees may be considered. Trainee appointment requires graduation from a four-year college with 30 semester hours of course work in the physical or biological sciences. Trainee must be eligible to apply for registration as a Sanitarian Intern within 60 days of employment. All applicants must possess a valid North Carolina driver’s license and a three-year acceptable driving record for operation of a county vehicle.

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply!

Durham County benefits summary:

Durham County prides its self on giving its employees opportunities to pursue continuing education as well as offering a competitive starting salary based on experience and authorizations. The standard work week is 37.5 hours and a flexible work schedule is available (after employment probationary period). Durham County hasan excellent employee benefits package including; 100% County paid employee health dental and vision plans. LGRS members are also eligible for an additional 5% County contribution to a 401(k) supplemental retirement plan. There are three additional retirement plans offered for voluntary contributions.

Durham County provides an onsite employee wellness clinic for sick visits and prescription medications. As part of employee wellness program offerings there is an on-site fitness center that provides aerobics classes.

Durham County is a thriving, vibrant, diverse community with abundant opportunity for all residents to live, work, learn, play and grow. Come and see what Durham County has to offer you.

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST $41,500 – $62,791 (Public Health – General Inspections)

Appointment Type: Regular

Date Posted: October 7th 2019

Closing Date: Until filled

Position No.: (Position # 40009382)

Direct link to posting:


marc r. meyer, rehs |General Inspections Supervisor

Durham County Department of Public Health

Human Services Building – (2nd Floor) WS-2217

414 East Main Street

Durham, North Carolina 27701

Office (919) 560-7800 | Fax (919) 328-6219 | Desk (919) 560-7818