Careers at KDHE

Imagine yourself as part of a team that is making the lives of Kansans healthier and the environment safer. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment's services touch the lives of every person in the state, whether it be through disease prevention, services to protect children and families, food safety programs, or the protection and remediation of the environment where we live, the air we breathe, and the water we drink. 

We are interested in employing a diverse and skilled workforce that is representative of the Kansas population and exhibits the values of leadership, accountability, communication, integrity, and teamwork. Learn more about our mission, vision, and agency priorities.

Office Locations

Our main office and laboratory are located in Topeka. District offices are located in Chanute, Dodge City, Frontenac, Hays, Lawrence, Salina, Ulysses, and Wichita.

Current Openings

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If you are interested in employment with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, find the latest job openings and application information on the State of Kansas website.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage applications from all persons. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to contact the Division of Human Resources and Service Quality if accommodations are needed in completing an application, interviewing, or any other aspect of the employment process.