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Ford County Public Health Department currently has two available positions: Contact Tracer and Community Health Educator.

Position #1: Contact Tracer

The Contact Tracer will conduct phone interviews and contact tracing with close contacts of COVID-19 cases.  Must be able to use online software systems. This is a temporary part time (15-20 hours per week) position with flexible hours, including weekends. Full job description available upon request.  Please send resume to Ford County Public Health Department at 235 North Taft Street, Paxton, IL 60957 or email to info@fordcountyphd.org.  

Position #2: Community Health Educator

Candidates must have the following:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health or Social Services related field and/or 2 years of health education experience
  • The ability to communicate effectively in public, inter-personal settings and organizational settings
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Office Suites with a strong concentration in Power Point, Publisher, Word, Outlook, and Excel. Marketing and social media experience preferred.  

 

 Click here for the full Community Health Educator job description
 

 

Please complete the application below and send both the application and your resume to Ford County Public Health Department at 235 North Taft Street, Paxton, IL 60957 or email to info@fordcountyphd.org.  

 Fillable PDF Application FormLink to "Employment application-1.pdf" 

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