POSTING DATE: DECEMBER 31, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: *OPEN UNTIL FILLED
This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified
Full-Time, Unclassified, Grant-Funded Position
PAY GRADE: I District Entry / Hiring Salary: $32,970.99/year
Salary is based on education and experience
Columbus Dept. of Public Health
Harris County Health Dept.
Quitman County Health Dept.
Sumter County Health Dept.
DUTIES: Under direct supervision, this position will liaise with the state office District Liaison on COVID-19 health equity outreach efforts throughout the West Central Health District. Will assist in community outreach and engagement, training, and support in connecting community members with resources and services; assist with improve testing and contact tracing among populations at higher risk and that are underserved, including racial and ethnic minorities and rural communities. Will assist with addressing vaccine hesitancy within these communities and other challenges including difficulty navigating processes. This position will conduct work in the filed and/or in the office of their local public health department.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED AND Two years of experience providing educational, training or instructional services in functional areas.
An applicant who has a disability which requires special accommodations should contact Human Resources at 706-321-6127.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT: www.dph.georgia.gov Click on “About DPH” then “Careers”. Locate this position and click “Apply” to begin your application.
Applicants chosen for employment may be subject to the following:
• Criminal Background Check/ Fingerprinting
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Verification
• Reference Checks