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Health Navigator (Temporary with no benefits) - ARPA Funded until 12/31/24 - REPOST - ADM/1030


Job Posted: 9/8/23

Administrative Services

Job Summary
The Health Navigator works in collaboration with the COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Team, local Community-Based organizations, local health providers, various county departments, and local social service organizations to ensure that information, education, and vaccination opportunities are available to all residents in Will County. This position will identify and target individuals who are disproportionally affected by the COVID-19 virus in terms of morbidity and mortality.

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent. Minimum two (2) years’ experience performing direct education, outreach, fielding referrals to hard-to-reach communities and/or volunteer or professional experience in community outreach, grassroots, or advocacy. OR Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with one (1) year of experience performing education, outreach, fielding referrals, or working within an organization furthering health equity and/or volunteer or professional experience in community outreach, grassroots, or advocacy.

Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License and minimum auto liability insurance. Verification of employment eligibility.

Bilingual in Spanish. May be required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as gloves or a mask. Frequent interaction with a diverse population, including team members, medical providers, residents, social service and community-based organizations and staff. Comfortable engaging with the public, able to actively listen, and effectively convey information. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule. Weekend hours may be required at times. Must have your own reliable transportation and will be required to use your own vehicle for fieldwork.

Salary Range

$22.00 – $25.00 Per hour


I certify that answers/information given herein are true, complete and accurate. I understand that any omission or misrepresentation of information may be sufficient cause for rejection of this application or, if employment has commenced, grounds for immediate dismissal. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision. I hereby authorize any schools that I have attended, current and previous employers, and organizations named in this application to provide the County of Will with any information that may be requested to make an employment decision. I hereby specifically waive written notice from any and all former employers regarding their disclosure to the County of Will of any information including disciplinary action. I understand that if I am offered employment, it is contingent upon satisfactorily passing a physical examination and/or drug test prior to placement in the position for which I have applied when such tests are required. I specifically authorize law enforcement agencies to release any records of prior criminal convictions and/or pending felony charges it may have or may obtain from other sources to the County of Will. I hereby release the County of Will and other agencies from any and all actions and claims that may be sustained by me from the release and use of the information. I understand and agree that in the absence of an express written agreement to the contrary executed by the employer, any employment I accept shall be for an indefinite term and shall be terminable at any time, with or without notice or cause, either by me or at the will and sole discretion of the employer. I have read or had read to me and understand the above statement. For purposes of this electronic form, my typed name in the signature box represents my signature. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT SIGNATURES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR EMPLOYMENT.


Until Filled

9/8/23 – ADM/1030

Stacey J. Knack, M.B.A.
Director of Human Resources
Will County Health Department
501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433
Fax (815) 727-8526​

Download the Adobe PDF application below, complete, and fax it to (815) 727-8526 or email to Please include your resume with the job application.