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Admin Support 3 (Sumter County)


This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified

Full-Time Unclassified Position

SALARY: $25,472.39 Annually

LOCATION: Sumter County Health Department, 1601 North MLK Jr. Blvd., Suite 100, Americus, GA 31719

DUTIES: Under broad supervision, this position performs a variety of general secretarial, clerical, and administrative functions in support of the department and related personnel. Duties include, but not limited to, collecting/posting payments, completing daily money reports, assisting in Vital Records, answering phones, operating standard office equipment, updating databases, providing program information, filing, completing monthly/quarterly reports and other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED AND Four (4) years of progressively complex office or administrative experience.

PREFERED QUALIFICATIONS: Public Health experience; medical office experience.

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.

Benefits for Full-Time Eligible Employees:

  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Generous Leave Package
  • Employees Retirement System
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Spending Account
  • Life Insurance
  • AD&D Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Legal Insurance
  • Short-Term / Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Critical Illness
  • Deferred Compensation (401K & 457 Plans)
  • Atlanta Postal Credit Union

An applicant who has a disability, which requires special accommodation, 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 will be subject to the following:

  • Criminal Background Check/Fingerprinting
  • I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screening
  • Reference Checks