Job Posting - Health Inspector

Employment Opportunity



November 12, 2019

The Raynham Health Department, under the direction of the Raynham Board of Health, has a vacancy for the position of Health Inspector.


Associates Degree in Public Health, Environmental Health, or related science; Bachelor’s Degree preferred; or any equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Three years experience in Public or Environmental Health or comparable private sector work; restaurant experience and / or experience with food inspections / audits preferred.

Currently holding Food Safety Manger / Certified Food Handler (ServSafe) and Allergen Awareness certification.

Proficiency with computers and computer programs (Word, Excel, etc.).

Good written and oral communication skills.


Duties of the Position:

Conduct inspections of food establishments, including food stores, restaurants, mobile food vendors, markets, bakeries, etc. in order to ensure compliance with all Local, State and Federal Codes, Regulations, Laws and By-Laws pertaining to food and food establishments.

Investigates general complaints regarding food establishments.

Conduct special investigations related to food-borne illness outbreaks and consumer complaints.

Inspect salvage operations for food and beverages, which are infected due to floods, fire, or transportation disasters.

Prepare reports concerning inspections and related activities to provide information and make appropriate recommendations.

Maintain knowledge of current relevant codes, ordinances, and regulations

Assist the Health Department with Emergency Planning.

Any other duties as requested by the Health Agent and/or the Board of Health.


Hours of Work:

               30 hours per week (Monday through Thursday), some evenings and weekends possible, some flexibility available.


$21.25 / hour, benefit eligible (pension plan, health insurance, vacation, sick pay, etc.).


Apply by: December 23, 2019

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Raynham Health Department

Attn: Matthew Tanis, Health Agent

558 South Main Street

Raynham, MA 02767