Current Job Openings at MDH

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The State of Minnesota employs more than 50,000 people at more than 100 agencies, boards and colleges. From Crookston, to the Twin Cities, to Rochester, at any given time, there are hundreds of job opportunities throughout the state.

The Minnesota Department of Health hires approximately 200 employees a year to fulfill its mission of "Protecting, maintaining and improving the health of all Minnesotans." If you've never applied for a job with us before, you might want to read "How do I get a job at MDH?"

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Job Postings

To view specific postings, use Job ID in "keywords" search at or use the links below.

  14486  OSHII  220-MGR  DISEASE PREV & CONT DIV DIR:002648  11/06/2017  12/18/2017
  14884  HRD  205-MNA  NURSING EVALUATOR 2:001613  07/12/2017  12/29/2017
  18331  HPCD  214-MAPE  PLANNER SENIOR STATE:000837 (Health)  12/08/2017  12/21/2017
  18360  EH  214-MAPE  PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIAN 1:000576  12/05/2017  12/11/2017
  18512  HP  214-MAPE  STATE PROG ADMIN SENIOR:003606 (Financial)  11/30/2017  12/11/2017
  18535  HPCD  214-MAPE  PLANNER SENIOR STATE:000837  12/04/2017  12/18/2017
  18538  HPCD  214-MAPE  RESEARCH SCIENTIST 2:000608 (Health)  11/30/2017  12/13/2017
  18597  CFH  223-NONEMP  INTERN:009010  12/05/2017  12/11/2017
  18664  EH  214-MAPE  PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIAN 2:001504  12/11/2017  12/29/2017
  18670  HPCD  214-MAPE  PLANNER SENIOR STATE:000837 (Health)  12/08/2017  12/21/2017
  18734  CFH  207-AFSCME_Tech  STUDENT WORKER PARA PROF:008598  12/08/2017  12/14/2017

You may also view/search all state jobs here OR contact the State of Minnesota's Job Information Line at 651-259-3637. This number is answered 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.


Use Internet Explorer 9 or 11 (in enterprise mode) or Safari 5.1.7 as your web browser when searching or applying for jobs.

To view a job posting:

  1. Navigate to and choose to get started as an external applicant. Example:
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  2. In the "Keywords" field, enter the Job ID for the posting and click the Search button. Example:
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  3. Click on the linked job title in search results to view posting. Example:
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  4. Use "contact" options at bottom of posting for more information or use "Apply" button at bottom to submit resume.


The postings on this page are created from the Recruiting Solutions system and are posted for employees For more information on how to apply for jobs, see the MMB Application and Selection Process page here.

To respond to a posting, you may contact the person listed at the bottom of the posting in writing or respond via E-mail.

MDH is committed to a diverse workforce. Please refer to our MDH Affirmative Action Plan (PDF) for details