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Hamilton County Public Health

 

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Harm Reduction Vehicle Operator

Hamilton County Public Health (HCPH) is accepting applications for a full time Vehicle Operator for the harm reduction program in the Department of Community Health Services. Requirements include: High school diploma or GED with experience operating and maintaining large commercial and/or recreational vehicles. Experience in fire sciences/EMS, public health, health education or related field, and/or experience in injury or substance use/abuse prevention, as a first responder, within healthcare systems or other similar positions preferred. Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency. A commercial driver’s license is not required. For more information about the harm reduction program and the services offered, please visit: https://www.hamiltoncountyhealth.org/harm-reduction/

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Driving and operation of the harm reduction program vehicle to points of care in the community, and ensuring proper set up of necessary equipment/placement of vehicle during daily mobilization and demobilization. Assisting with inventory and supply management for daily operations of the vehicle. Scheduling, tracking, and ensuring routine maintenance and repairs of the vehicle.
  • Serve as the day-to-day field staff/support staff for the mobile harm reduction program assisting with the delivery of the following core program components: client intake and needle exchange; client surveys and data collection; culturally and linguistically appropriate education for participants, family members, and the community; provision of supplies for syringe services; distribution of personal care items; testing, counseling, and referral for communicable diseases as well as other point of care testing; peer navigation for linkage to addiction treatment services; overdose prevention education and supplies including naloxone; and linkage to other healthcare and social service providers as needed.
  • Other projects and duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Provide support for public health emergencies.

Only non-tobacco users need apply. HCPH is committed to advancing health equity and encourages those with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. EOE.

**Position Posted Until Filled.
Please send resume to:
Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

Disease Investigation Specialist

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Disease Investigation Specialist in the Department of Community Health Services. Requirements include: Bachelor’s Degree in health education, nursing or a related field and two (2) years experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have valid Driver’s License and private vehicle for job use.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conducts disease investigations for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Provides risk-reduction education and counseling in community settings, at testing sites, sexually transmitted disease clinics or other setting when necessary.
  • Locates and interviews clients regarding contact identification for active disease intervention and sex or needle sharing partner notification services per CDC guidelines.
  • Answers questions and maintains strict confidentiality of all information obtained in counseling sessions.

This is an exempt position. Only non-tobacco users need apply. HCPH is committed to advancing health equity and encourages those with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. EOE.

Please send resume
by 4:00 p.m., Friday September 28, 2018, to:

Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

 

Customer Service Specialist

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for Customer Service Specialists in the customer service group. Requirements include: High School Diploma or GED and two (2) years of directly related experience (core coursework in an Associate’s Degree program may be substituted for years of experience); or equivalent combinations of training and/or experience which evidences a thorough knowledge of office practices and procedures and demonstrable skill in typing. Must have desire to work in a fast paced environment that requires multi-tasking between counter customers, phone calls, and data entry. Intermediate Excel and Beginner level Access database skills preferred.

Job duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Interacting with customers on phone and in person.
  • Processing requests for birth and death certificates, licenses and permits.
  • Providing general clerical support to all Public Health Programs.
  • Responding to questions and inquiries from public.
  • Answering calls for Agency.
  • Entering Data into spreadsheets and databases.
  • Working on special projects as assigned.

This is a non-exempt position. Only non-tobacco users need apply. HCPH is committed to advancing health equity and encourages those with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. EOE.

Please send resume by 4:00 p.m., Friday, September 14, 2018 to:

Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.Taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

 

Maternal and Child Health Neighborhood Navigators

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Neighborhood Navigators in the Department of Community Health Services. Requirements include:
Bachelor’s degree in public health, community health, social services, or other related field preferred. Experience working in a community-based setting preferred for 1-2 years, Community Health Worker or other related certification preferred. Experience with community engagement and outreach to diverse populations preferred. Interpersonal skills that foster trust, including sensitivity, empathy, flexibility, accessibility, patience, resourcefulness and the ability to be non-judgmental desirable. Some evening and weekend hours required. Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Establishing trusting relationships with women and their families while providing general support and encouragement.
  • Conducting intake interviews with women to identify needs and connecting women with applicable programs and services.
  • Develop and maintain a portfolio of local resources to connect identified women to.
  • Provide follow-up to women to ensure identified needs were met.
  • Document all communication, connections/referrals, and follow-up for each women served.
  • Coordinate with MCH Access to Care Coordinator to review documented barriers and access challenges.
  • Other projects and duties as assigned by division director and agency administration.
  • Provide support for public health emergencies.

These are non- exempt positions. Only non-tobacco users need apply. HCPH is committed to advancing health equity and encourages those with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. EOE.

**These positions are grant funded.
Please send resume by September 14, 2018 to:

Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

 

Disease Prevention Supervisor

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Disease Prevention Supervisor in the Department of Community Health Services. Requirements include: BA/BS in related field; training and experience which evidences a thorough knowledge of office management principles and practices.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Support assigned grant development and prepare project related budgets.
  • Provide technical assistance for the Harm Reduction Program.
  • Supervise assigned staff.
  • Evaluate project outcomes.
  • Establish, facilitate, and ensure data collection and reporting procedures for the Harm Reduction Program.
  • Implement best practices associated with medication and supply inventory management and distribution for Disease Prevention programs.
  • Provide support for public health emergencies.

This is an exempt position. Only non-tobacco users need apply. HCPH is committed to advancing health equity and encourages those with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. EOE.

Please send resume
by Friday, September 7, 2018 to:

Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

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