The Agent will work under the general direction of the Town Administrator and the Freetown Board of Health for the interpretation, enforcement and compliance with all federal, state and local laws, rules, regulations and codes. The Agent is responsible for developing new regulations in compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations. Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in public health, engineering or environmental science (preferred). Experience may be substituted by the Board of Selectmen acting as the Board of Health.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience as a Health Agent and/or five years’ experience in the field of public health or, environmental sanitation or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Be a Massachusetts Registered Sanitarian.
  • Benefits include vacation, sick leave, health and life insurance. Salary is depending on qualifications. Resume may be mailed/emailed no later than Wednesday, Sept. 10, by Noon to: Town of Freetown: Attn: Ali Golz/Executive Assistant/HRD, P.O. Box 438, Assonet, MA 02702 or email