Current Job Openings Available with

Hamilton County Public Health

 

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Director of Disease Prevention  

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for the Director of Disease Prevention in the Department of Community Health Services.  Requirements include: BS in Public Health, Healthcare Administration or related field with five (5) years of professional experience and two (2) years of management experience.  Master’s degree preferred.   Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.

Job duties included but are not limited to:

  • Manages, directs, and coordinates activities and staff of the Disease Prevention Division and Clinic including the region’s Tuberculosis Control and Prevention program, Immunization program, Children with Medical Handicaps and HIV/STD Prevention programs.
  • Oversees and supports efforts to strengthen and expand division’s processes, infrastructure and capacity.
  • Develops partnerships for collaborations with partners internal and external to HCPH to plan and implement public health activities at HCPH and around the county.
  • Prepares and manages assigned grants.
  • Prepares budget requests and projections; manages division contracts; oversees clinic billing and invoicing processes
  • Prepares various reports for the Agency.
  • Responds to inquiries from healthcare providers and the general public and conducts education and outreach to providers and the public as requested.

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.

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

 

Business Coordinator

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Business Coordinator.  Requirements include: BA/BS in accounting, finance or business; training and experience which evidences a thorough knowledge of office management principles and practices as well as extensive experience with Microsoft Excel.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Manage business and reporting activities of assigned programs.
  • Work with Finance staff on budget and grant issues that arise.
  • Prepare requisitions and purchase order for assigned divisions.
  • Assists with daily receipt processing.
  • Review financial reports when necessary.
  • Serves as a liaison with vendors.
  • Assist with budgeting for assigned grants.
  • Coordinate processing of time management system with assigned division staff.
  • 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 Tuesday, January 19, 2021 to:
Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

COVID-19 Outbreak Response Team Member (Currently do not have openings – please check back frequently!)

Position Overview:

Hamilton County Public Health’s Division of Epidemiology and Assessment is responsible for monitoring positive cases of COVID-19 and outbreaks of COVID-19 in Hamilton County (excluding the City of Cincinnati, City of Norwood and Springdale).  To accomplish this, Hamilton County Public Health has created a COVID-19 Outbreak Response Team to help set up infection control practices, track cases and outbreaks of COVID-19, and offer guidance and resources.

The COVID-19 Outbreak Response Team Member is responsible for providing support and working directly with facilities in Hamilton County Public Health’s jurisdiction to prevent and control the spread of COVID-19.  This position will work closely with facilities such as nursing home/long-term care facilities, schools and daycares, and the Senior Communicable Disease Specialist and Communicable Disease Specialists at Hamilton County Public Health to provide guidance on support on the best practices to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 within their facility.  This position will work as part of the outbreak team and serve as the direct liaison between the facilities and the Division of Epidemiology and Assessment at Hamilton County Public Health.

This position is full-time, Monday through Friday, with occasional work after hours and on weekends to support COVID-19 prevention efforts.  The position is a contractual and temporary position.  This position is 100% remote (work from home) and requires a computer and internet access.  Must live in Hamilton County, Ohio or immediate surrounding county. 

Responsibilities:

  • Meet regularly with the COVID-19 Outbreak Team at Hamilton County Public Health.
  • Participate in all training to learn procedures for COVID-19 outbreak investigations; including, use of appropriate software and tracking databases.
  • Stay up-to-date on the most recent COVID-19 guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ohio Department of Health and Hamilton County Public Health.
  • Communicate regularly with facilities who have reported a case of COVID-19 to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
  • Maintain and enter personal health data on COVID-19 cases and outbreaks on master line lists.
  • Maintain ongoing contact with facilities and provide regular activity updates to the COVID-19 Outbreak Response Team.
  • Perform other duties as required and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate and interact with a wide array of people and personalities.
  • Flexibility, professionalism, and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must be able to use technology (e.g., GSuite) and be proficient with computers.
  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and professionalism.
  • Background in healthcare, nursing, social work, public health or related field preferred.

 

COVID-19 Contact Tracer (Currently do not have openings – please check back frequently!)

Position Overview:

Hamilton County Public Health’s Division of Epidemiology and Assessment is responsible for monitoring positive cases of COVID-19 in Hamilton County (excluding the City of Cincinnati, City of Norwood and Springdale).  To accomplish this, Hamilton County Public Health has created a COVID-19 Contact Tracing Team to track cases of COVID-19.

The COVID-19 Contact Tracing Team Member interviews, provides education, guidance, and isolation and quarantine parameters based on the Ohio Department of Health guidance for those individuals who meet case definition for a case of COVID-19 or a close contact.  The Contact Tracer will use a web-based platform and telephone to communicate with assigned cases.  This position will work closely with cases of COVID-19, Public Health Response Coordinator, Public Health Response Specialist, Senior Communicable Diseases Epidemiologist and the Communicable Disease Epidemiologist at Hamilton County Public Health to isolate cases of COVID-19 and quarantine close contacts to limit/reduce the spread of COVID-19.  This position will work as part of the contact tracing team and serve as the direct liaison between cases of COVID-19 and the Division of Epidemiology and Assessment at Hamilton County Public Health.

These positions are both full-time and part-time, with available schedule Sunday to Thursday, Tuesday to Saturday or Friday to Monday, with occasional work after hours to support COVID-19 prevention efforts.  The position is a contractual and temporary position.  This position is 100% remote (work from home) and requires a computer and internet access.  Must live in Hamilton County, Ohio or immediate surrounding county.  Must be able to come to Hamilton County Public Health to pick up a provided cell phone prior to starting.   

Responsibilities:

  • Meet regularly with the COVID-19 Contact Team at Hamilton County Public Health.
  • Communicate with assigned cases of COVID-19 to obtain symptom information, and provide instructions for quarantine and isolation
  • Enter personal health data on COVID-19 cases on the positive case report form.
  • Participate in all training to learn procedures for COVID-19 contact tracing; including, use of appropriate software and tracking databases.
  • Stay up to date on the most recent COVID-19 guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ohio Department of Health and Hamilton County Public Health.
  • Perform other duties as required and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate and interact with a wide array of people and personalities.
  • Flexibility, professionalism, and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must be able to use technology (e.g., GSuite) and be proficient with computers.
  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and professionalism.

 

Sanitarian I/II

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Sanitarian I/II vacancy in the Waste Management 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.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Research and develop a working knowledge of state and local environmental codes.
  • Conduct onsite compliance and complaint-based inspections of landfills, tattoo and body piercing establishments, infectious waste, compost facilities and scrap tire businesses.
  • Recognize, document, and properly cite violations of environmental codes as appropriate.
  • Investigate cases involving lead poisoning in children under six years of age.
  • Perform Lead Base Paint Inspections and Risk Assessments, compliance checks and clearances of properties enrolled in the HUD Lead Hazard Reduction grant.
  • Respond to citizen complaints involving public health nuisances.
  • Collect environmental samples; analyze data; write reports; maintain and update various records.
  • Review facility operating plans, issue licenses, and provide technical advice.
  • Build relationships, communicate with local government officials, facility operators, consultants, lead abatement contractors and citizens through phone calls, emails, and dialogue in the field.
  • Innovate to continuously improve the quality of programs and services.

*** This position is grant funded.
*** This position is 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

 

Emergency Preparedness Specialist

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a full time Emergency Preparedness Specialist in the Department of Environmental Health Services.  Requirements include: BS in public health or closely related field and two (2) years experience in emergency preparedness, community outreach and disaster planning.  Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.

Job Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages the agency’s Point of Dispensing (POD) Program.
  • Serves as the Cincinnati-Hamilton County Medical Reserve Corps (CHCMRC) Unit Leader and is responsible for recruiting and retaining volunteers.
  • Chair the CHCMRC Leadership Committee monthly meeting that occurs during non-business hours during the week.
  • Works closely with Hamilton County jurisdictions to improve community preparedness and to recruit and retain volunteers.
  • Assist the agency’s WeTHRIVE! Program with building emergency preparedness programs.
  • Complete assigned grant deliverables.
  • Grows the agency’s emergency preparedness efforts through creative and innovative program development.
  • Participate in various agency committees and attend meetings when required.
  • Coordinates, plans, and conducts public health-related emergency preparedness and response trainings as well as exercises with community partners.
  • Maintain familiarity with the agency’s plans and standard operating procedures.
  • Provides emergency preparedness education to partners.
  • Participates in local and regional meetings to ensure coordination and collaboration of preparedness activities.
  • Works closely with inter and intra agency partners to promote public health emergency preparedness.
  • Performs data collection and prepares timely reports.
  • 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 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 23, 2020 to:
Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

Information Technology Specialist

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for an Information Technology Support Specialist.  Requirements include: Associates degree with two (2) years experience in desktop support; or equivalent combination of education and work experience.  This is an exempt position.  Only non-tobacco users need apply.  EOE.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Maintenance, design and implementation of information systems solutions for the agency. Work with end users to troubleshoot and streamline existing processes.
  • Troubleshoots hardware issues including, but not limited to desktop and laptop PC’s, tablets and cell phones, desk phones, printers, faxes, and servers.
  • Troubleshoots software issues with Microsoft Office 2010 and newer, Windows 10 and several other packages in limited use.
  • Deployment of new hardware and software as described above.
  • Evaluates computer hardware and software and makes recommendation for their acquisition and utilization.
  • Escalates calls to vendors and specialists as required.
  • Work with small I.T. team to provide world class customer service to ~150 users.

**Posted Until Filled

Please send resume and salary requirements 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

 

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