Limited-Term PH COVID-19 Response Program Employee

Application Deadline: 2021-09-30
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Jackson County DHHS is seeking to fill vacancies for the Limited Term Public Health COVID-19 Response Program Employee position. 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.

To apply, visit our Career Opportunities page at Position will remain open until filled.

Jackson County Human Resources Department
307 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Jackson County is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer

Deadline Note:

Many Wisconsinites have gotten vaccinated, but we still have work to do! Encourage family and friends to get vaccinated and let them know it’s scientifically proven to be safe and effective. 💉 #DontWaitVaccinate #STOPtheCOVIDspread

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