Limited Term PH COVID-19 Reponse Employee

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Jackson County DHHS is seeking to fill two vacancies for Limited Term Public Health COVID-19 Response Program Employee positions. Under the supervision of the Health Officer, this position would carry out disease contact tracing interviews and monitoring as a function of communicable disease investigation for individuals residing within Jackson County who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 infection as well as those who are identified as case contacts/persons under investigation.

The primary function of this position is to work collaboratively with public health nurses engaged in the local response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and to help support efforts to meet testing and contact tracing objectives which have been identified for the jurisdiction.

Minimum Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in health education, health planning, epidemiology, nursing, administration, communication, psychology or another related field preferred. Professional experience in public/community health preferred, but not required. Equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Starting wage: $30 per hour and is a non-benefited position. This position will last approximately through the end of the year and the hours may vary.

To apply, visit our Career Opportunities page at Position will remain open until filled. Jackson County Human Resources Department 307 Main Street – 2nd Floor Black River Falls, WI 54615 715-284-0216

Jackson County is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer