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Outreach Specialist I or II - IPHCA Navigator Grant funded to 8/25/2024 - CHC/132


Job Posted: 9/8/23

Community Health Center

Job Summary
This position is responsible for participating in outreach activities for community residents who lack healthcare and health insurance access. Duties include but are not limited to providing enrollment and follow-up assistance by answering questions about health insurance coverage, assisting in healthcare coverage enrollment, and building/strengthening collaborative efforts and partnerships with community resources to increase awareness of health insurance coverage options. Small and large groups, virtual and in-person educational and promotional meetings. Schedule, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, with occasional evening and Saturday hours and some local travel.

Minimum Qualifications

Outreach Specialist I:
High School diploma or equivalent with one (1) year of experience in public health. 
Outreach Specialist II:
Associate degree from an accredited institution in Nursing, Science, Family, Liberal Arts, or Social Work with three (3) years of experience in public health or a High School diploma or equivalent with two (2) years as an Outreach Specialist I.
Obtain Marketplace Navigator certification and licensure within three (3) weeks of hire. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License and minimum auto liability insurance. Verification of U.S citizenship or employment eligibility. 
Healthcare Marketplace and marketing experience. Data entry, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel experience. Bilingual in Spanish.

Salary Range

Grade 9 Hourly Wages ($16.76 – $24.88)
Grade 10 Hourly Wages ($19.90 – $29.55)


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9/8/23 – CHC/132

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.