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Hamilton County Public Health

 

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Assistant Health Commissioner-Environmental Health Services

Hamilton County Public Health, a Nationally Accredited and award winning health district, is accepting applications for an Assistant Health Commissioner- Environmental Health Services.  Staff in the department of Environmental Health Services work to ensure the compliance of required public health standards and local regulations.  Requirements include: Master’s Degree from an accredited college in Public Health, Public Administration, Health Policy or Administration or related degrees with emphasis in environmental science or other related fields; five (5) years of administrative or supervisory responsibility.  Must be an Ohio Registered Sanitarian.  Must have valid driver’s license issued in the state of residency and must be willing to serve in the unclassified civil service.

Job duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Directing day-to-day activities and operations of the Department of Environmental Health Services including supervision of staff.
  • Managing the development and implementation of the Department of Environmental Health Services’ goals, objectives, policies, and priorities for each assigned program area.
  • Developing budgets and preparing reports including financial and program activity progress reports and year end reports.
  • Developing and implementing quality improvement plans to increase process efficiencies.
  • Assisting the Health Commissioner and the Board of Health in the enforcement of all laws and regulations relevant to the Department of Environmental Health Services and under the jurisdiction of the Hamilton County Board of Health.

This is an unclassified 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:

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

**Resumes will be reviewed beginning July 28, 2020; position will be posted until filled

 

Community Outreach Coordinator

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Community Outreach Coordinator in the Department of Community Health Services Harm Reduction Division.  Requirements include: Bachelor’s degree in social/behavioral science, public health, or closely related field, one (1) year experience in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of outreach activities in a public health setting or closely related field.  Excellent written and verbal communication is required. Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Utilize Collective Impact Model as a framework for facilitating partnerships and improving system coordination among prevention, treatment, and recovery services.
  • Coordinate and serve as a liaison between Hamilton County Public Health and various communities, agencies and/or businesses.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with various stakeholders and communities.
  • Coordinate and conduct various harm reduction outreach activities.
  • Conduct community education and facilitate engagement of community partners.
  • Assist in tracking of assigned program goals.
  • Report harm reduction outreach activities and outcomes to all key stakeholders as defined.
  • Serve as the evaluation liaison between Hamilton County Public Health and Ohio University for Overdose Data to Action grant evaluation.
  • Other duties as assigned.

**This position is grant funded.

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, July 17, 2020:

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 July 18, 2020:

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

 

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 posted until filled.
**This position is grant funded.
Please send resume 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

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

 

Environmental Health Inspector

Do you enjoy working outdoors? Are you a self-motivated person who enjoys working independently? Are you passionate about the environment?
Hamilton County Public Health (HCPH) has a career opportunity for an environmentally-conscious inspector. We license and inspect more than 19,500 sewage (septic) systems throughout the County. Our inspectors work independently to provide best-in-class customer service while ensuring that sewage systems operate within the environmentally-safe guidelines established by government regulations.

Team members daily work includes the following:

  • Perform visual on-site inspections of sewage treatment systems. Inspector must be able to routinely maneuver 100 lbs. concrete lids to verify components inside the system are operational and meet public health standards and state and local regulations. Inspections are done without entering confined spaces, no OSHA certificates or other certifications are needed. No experience required, full training provided
  • Work closely with homeowners, operators and contractors by providing great customer service while consulting on matters relating to sewage treatment systems.
  • Prepare correspondence, records and reports detailing your inspection work.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

In recognition of your commitment to a fulfilling career, you will receive:

  • A competitive starting wage of $16/hour, with excellent advancement and supervisory opportunities for the best performers.
  • A review of your salary after six months on the job.
  • A comprehensive benefits package including healthcare, vision and dental coverage
  • Participation in the Ohio Public Employee Retirement System; Tuition assistance if you choose to pursue professional credentials, i.e. Registered Sanitarian status.
  • A stable work environment.
  • Full time work schedule of 7:30 AM- 4PM Monday-Friday. Voluntary overtime may be offered. In the event of a public health emergency, staff may be asked to work additional hours.
  • Paid holidays, sick leave and vacation.
  • A fun, friendly, inclusive, team-oriented workplace.

You will need:

  • High School Diploma/GED (will consider entry-level).
  • Valid driver’s license and operable private vehicle for daily use on the job (with reimbursement at current IRS rate).
  • Best-in-class customer service skills.
  • A “can-do” attitude.
  • A desire to make a difference in our environment, ultimately helping to create a clean and safe Hamilton County.

**Posted until filled.

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

 

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