Current Job Openings Available with

Hamilton County Public Health

 

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Health Educator

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Health Educator in the Department of Community Health Services. Requirements include: BS in health education, public health, social services or related field. Master’s Degree and two (2) years of experience which indicates a thorough knowledge of health education principles preferred. CHES®/MCHES®, Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS), and/or other relevant certifications preferred. Community and youth engagement experience preferred. Familiarity with best-practices related to tobacco prevention and cessation desirable. Some evening and weekend hours required. Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency. This is an exempt position. Only non-tobacco users need apply. EOE.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Facilitate countywide mobilization for policy, systems, environmental, and programmatic (PSEP) strategies related to tobacco prevention and control under the direction of the health promotion and education director;
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with public, civic, and professional agencies engaged in tobacco prevention and control activities;
  • Provide education and technical support to communities and community-based organizations regarding tobacco-free PSEP strategies;
  • Partner with communities, health care facilities, and community-based organizations to develop a cessation network within priority communities;
  • Coordinate all aspects of the Tobacco Use Prevention & Cessation grant, including grant development, assessment, planning, evaluation, reporting, budgeting, and purchasing;
  • Conduct various community outreach presentations, trainings, and/or activities;
  • Other projects and duties as assigned by division director and agency administration;

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.

**This position is grant funded.

Please send resume by Friday, April 23, 2021 to:

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

 

Health Inspector/Sanitarian

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Health Inspector/Sanitarian vacancy in the Environmental Health Division.  The successful candidate will conduct community health inspections to ensure compliance.  Requirements include: State of Ohio Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian in Training registration or ability to obtain; Bachelor’s Degree in Science; Valid Driver’s License and private vehicle for job use.  Some evening and weekend hours required.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Conducting onsite inspections of operation, facilities and/or systems to ensure they meet required public health standards and local regulations (i.e., food service inspections, swimming pool inspections, public accommodations facilities, etc.)
  • Investigating complaints or reports of public health nuisances and disease.
  • Working with other officials and agencies in the promotion of improved environmental health.
  • Ensuring Smoke Free Ohio compliance and maintenance of relative documentation.

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.

Starting Salary: Sanitarian in Training $18.11 per hour

Registered Sanitarian $22.78 per hour

*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

 

Harm Reduction Program Specialist

Hamilton County Public Health (HCPH) is accepting applications for a Harm Reduction Program Specialist in the Department of Community Health Services.  Requirements include:  High school diploma or GED with experience in public health, health education or related field, and experience in injury or substance use/abuse prevention, as a first responder, within healthcare systems and/or other similar positions.  Bachelor’s Degree, RN/LPN, LSW, OPRS, OCPS, OCDP, CHES, MCHES, CDCA or other relevant certification preferred.  Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Serve as the day-to-day field staff for the harm reduction program focused on these core program components:  (1) collecting client intake, client surveys, and other data for the syringe services program; (2) ensuring culturally and linguistically appropriate education is provided to participants, family members, and the community; (3) providing supplies for syringe services; (4) distributing personal care items such as condoms and take home pregnancy tests; (5) promoting testing, counseling, and referral for communicable diseases; (6) offering peer navigation for linkage to addiction treatment services; (7) providing overdose prevention education and supplies including naloxone; and (8) linking to other healthcare and social service providers as needed.
  • Collaborate with Harm Reduction Program Supervisor on scheduling; monitoring orders/inventory; completing program reports and program evaluation; program policies and procedures revisions; proposal development; and inter-agency collaboration.
  • Conduct various community outreach, trainings, and/or activities including delivery of current information about harm reduction, injury/disease prevention, and substance abuse disorder treatment and care.
  • Other projects and duties as assigned by Harm Reduction Program Supervisor.
  • Provide support for public health emergencies.

This is a non-exempt grant funded 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, February 19, 2021, to:
Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

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