POSTING DATE: JANUARY 6, 2023
APPLICATION DEADLINE: *OPEN UNTIL FILLED
This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified
Temporary, Part-Time, Hourly Position
$14.00 per hour
This is a 2-year grant-funded position
LOCATIONS: Columbus Department of Public Health, 2100 Comer Ave., Columbus, GA, 2nd Floor, Health & Human Services Center
Sumter County Health Department, 1601 North MLK Jr. Blvd., Ste. 100, Americus, GA 31719
DUTIES: Under supervision, this position will drive the mobile unit which provides public health services across West Central Health District’s 16 counties. Will be responsible for setting up/breaking down trailer, loading truck/trailer with equipment/supplies for transportation to COVID vaccine clinic sites, transport Strike Team staff to designated COVID vaccine clinics across West Central Health District’s 16 counties, operate/maintain generator, operate truck and refuel as needed ensuring both are serviced when necessary. *Work hours will vary based on Vaccine clinic schedules. **Evening and weekend availability is required. Travel is required for this position.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED AND valid driver’s license. Must be able to meet West Central Health District’s MVR guidelines. Must be able to work flexible hours and have reliable transportation.
All West Central Health District 7 employees are deemed essential workers in the event of an emergency. As such, you may be called on to participate in an event including but not limited to: staffing a shelter, working at a Specimen Point of Collection Site (SPOC) and/or working at a Point of Dispensing site (POD). If you are called on to participate, you are required to report to the designated site as a condition of employment, whether the emergency occurs during or outside regular work hours.
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.ga.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
• Reference Checks
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification