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.

  13133  EH  212-MGEC  ENGINEER PRINC:000997  06/23/2017  07/13/2017
  13634  HRM  217-CONF  HR DIRECTOR 1:000500  06/27/2017  07/03/2017
  14068  EH  214-MAPE  PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIAN 2:001504  06/19/2017  07/03/2017
  14218  EH  212-MGEC  ENGINEER PRINC:000997  06/16/2017  06/29/2017
  14306  CFH  205-MNA  NURSE SPECIALIST:002393 (Women & Infant Health Staff )  06/15/2017  06/30/2017
  14336  IDEPC  214-MAPE  HEALTH PROGRAM REP:000832  06/19/2017  06/28/2017
  14486  OSHII  220-MGR  DISEASE PREV & CONT DIV DIR:002648  06/23/2017  07/14/2017
  14532  CFH  218-IWT  STUDENT WORKER PARA PROF SR:008599  06/23/2017  06/29/2017

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