Current Job Openings Available with Hamilton County Public Health

 

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Director of Water Quality  

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for the Director of Water Quality in the Department of Environmental Health Services.  Requirements include: Bachelor’s Degree in related field and three (3) years of management experience.  Ohio Registered Environmental Health Specialist and a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency required.

Job duties included but are not limited to:

  • Supervises the day-to-day operations of the Water Quality Division of the General Health District (e.g., assigns and reviews work, evaluates performance, interviews job applicants and recommends for hire; recommends and administers discipline as needed; ensures staff adherence to agency policies and procedures); responsible for the inspections, enforcement, and permitting programs of sewage treatment systems, private water systems, approved final permits, and stormwater contract provisions.
  • Reviews and interprets rules and regulations on a state and federal level on water quality; trains new employees and provides on-going training as needed; conducts employee audits for technical and procedural compliance.
  • Represents agency on relevant committees (e.g., provide information to community and environmental organizations, cities, villages, townships, state and federal agencies, etc.); serves on committees as requested.
  • Develops sanitary surveys and issues reports regarding surface water and ground water conditions.
  • Prepares budget requests, and revenue and expense projections for the division; controls fiscal accounts to ensure budgetary compliance; prepares monthly reports; informs the public of agency programs and regulations; assists in developing agency procedures in accordance with overall guidelines as established by the Board of Health.

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, June 10, 2022 to:

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

 

Communicable Disease Specialist

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Communicable Disease Specialist in the Department of Community Health Services. Requirements include: Bachelor’s Degree in public health, health education, biology, microbiology, nursing or closely related. Must have valid Driver’s License.

Job duties included but are not limited to:

  • Plans, organizes, and implements communicable disease and outbreak investigations.
  • Communicable disease reporting following HCPH, ODH and CDC investigative guidelines and protocols.
  • Create and maintain resource documents for a variety of communicable diseases.
  • Educates clients on preventive health care issues.
  • Maintains statistical data for preparing reports for evaluating program services, program planning and quality assurance.
  • Provide support for public health emergencies.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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 June 3, 2022 to:
Stephanie Taylor, HR Officer
250 William Howard Taft Road, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Stephanie.taylor@hamilton-co.org

 

 

Medical Assistant  

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a Medical Assistant in the Department of Community Health Services.  Requirements include: High School Diploma or GED with two (2) years of public health or clinical experience.  Must be a Certified/Registered Medical Assistant.  Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.

Job duties included but are not limited to:

  • Prepares patients for examination and assists provider during exam.
  • Collects medical history; vital signs; performs venipuncture/finger stick (infants, children, adults), sputum collection; collects STI test specimens; administers medications as directed by provider.
  • Prepares exam room; assists with pelvic exams; chaperones physical exams.
  • Administers immunizations, PPD’s and STI injections. Manages vaccines and clinic supply inventory including ordering and daily temperature monitoring.
  • Perform Direct Observation Therapy for TB patients in the community as needed
  • Exhibits high level of professionalism, cultural sensitivity, & customer satisfaction.
  • Uses, maintains, and sanitizes medical equipment; brings forth safety concerns.
  • Prepares smears, samples, specimens, cultures, etc., for lab transport.
  • Listens effectively; follows protocols, both oral and written.
  • Maintains a level head with challenging patients/customers.
  • Schedules appointments; makes referrals; assists with billing.
  • Maintains stock inventory, orders necessary supplies.
  • Input patient information in electronic medical record; deactivates inactive charts.

Other duties as assigned are including but not limited to the above.

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.

Position posted until filed.

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

 

Public Health Nurse Supervisor

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for Public Health Nurse Supervisor (PHN II) in the Department of Community Health Services.  Requirements include: BS in Nursing and two (2) years experience in Public Health or four years nursing experience with ability to supervise, Licensed Ohio RN.  Five (5) years supervisory experience and TB clinical experience preferred.  Must have valid Driver’s License and private vehicle for job use.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supervise public health nursing staff including directing of assignments and performance evaluation.
  • Carry out duties of various public health programs including pediatric case management, immunization, and tuberculosis control. Prior knowledge of Vaccines for Children and/or tuberculosis care strongly preferred.
  • Engage in a variety of culturally sensitive population-based and individual nursing activities in homes, clinics and community settings.
  • Assists with program management, coordination and implementation of an assigned public health service or program.

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.

***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

 

 

Oral Health Coalition Coordinator (Contract)

Hamilton County Public Health is accepting applications for a contractual Oral Health Coalition Coordinator.  Requirements include: Bachelor’s degree in related field and two (2) years related experience or equivalent combinations of education, training and/or experience; previous experience with leadership of multi-disciplinary teams, priorities management and strategic planning.  Successful candidate will possess strong communication skills.   Previous experience in public health, healthcare administration, oral health or collective impact preferred.  This contractual position is part time, funding up to 20 hours per week.

Job duties included but are not limited to:

  • Coordinates all activities of the Hamilton County Oral Health Coalition including management of programs implemented by the Coalition.
  • Organizes coalition meetings including notifications, agendas, meeting minutes and any follow up.
  • Leads the implementation of the Hamilton County Oral Health Coalition, Strategic Plan to increase oral health access, decrease oral health emergency room encounters and eliminate the medical-dental divide.
  • Works to improve oral hygiene especially in most vulnerable populations.
  • Assists in implementation of recommendations from the Health Management Associates Oral Health Assessment Needs Report.
  • Manages the coordination, promotion, and fund raising for the Dollars for Dentures Program which provides free or reduced price access to dentures.
  • Collaborates with partner agencies and is the spokesperson for Oral Health in Hamilton County.
  • Oral health professional preferred

** This is a contractual 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.

Position open until filled.  Please send resume or CV by April 18, 2022 for first review:

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 work, or related field, one (1) year experience which indicates a thorough knowledge of population health/health promotion and health education principles. Master’s Degree preferred. CHES®/MCHES® preferred. Candidate with knowledge of population health/community health education practices, and policy, system and environmental change strategies preferred. Experience with authentic community engagement and ability communicating with diverse audiences preferred.  Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the state of residency.  Some evening and weekend hours required.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Plan, coordinate and implement population health/health promotion and education strategies, initiatives, and training
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with various stakeholders and communities.
  • Facilitate county-wide mobilization for policy, systems and environmental change related to health, safety, and vitality.
  • Evaluate project outcomes.
  • Identify best practice recommendations for policy and system changes that can be implement at the community level (Village, Township, City) that impact the overall health, safety, and vitality of the community.
  • Translate public health best practices for populations served.
  • Serve as a resource for population health/health promotion and education for communities within Hamilton County.
  • Report population health/health promotion and education activities and outcomes to all key stakeholders as defined.
  • 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.

***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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