Environmental Health Specialist (EHS)

The responsibilities of EHS include inspections of facilities such as food establishments, public swimming pools, community drinking water systems, landfills, and underground storage tanks and oversee programs dealing with food protection, land use, recreational swimming areas, onsite septic systems, drinking water quality, housing, vector control, disaster sanitation, and solid, liquid, and hazardous materials management, in order to determine compliance with federal, state, and local statutes, regulations, and ordinances.

Environmental Health Specialist Registration Site in California Environmental Health Association

California Department of Public Health


Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)
CPS Human Resource Services
241 Lathrop Way
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone (916) 263-3624 ext 3172
F ax (916) 263-3613
email: ehs@cps.ca.gov


Robin Belle Hook
Department of Health Services
Environmental Health Specialist Registration Program
PO Box 942732, MS 396
Sacramento, CA 94234-7320
Phone: 916-324-8819
Email: rhook1@dhs.ca.gov