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Program Manager – Epidemiology and Congregate Response - FHS/117

WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT & COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

Job Posted: August 30, 2022

Division
Family Health Services, Management

Job Summary
Under the direction of the Program Coordinator of Epidemiology and Communicable Disease, provide overall management and support for a unified congregate response to Healthcare Acquired Infections and Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms as required by IDPH. In addition, assist congregate settings with establishing and implementing training programs for response, investigation procedures, and infection control practices identified in various congregate settings.

Minimum Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A Master’s Degree in Public Health, Nursing or Healthcare Administration from an accredited institution or completion of a two (2) year internship with the CDC Epidemiology Intelligence Service OR a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing with two (2) years full-time experience in healthcare and/or public health setting working with Healthcare Associated Infections, Infection Prevention and Control, Antimicrobial resistance, program implementation of Patient Safety. And, two (2) years full-time management or supervisory experience in Public Health Administration or Healthcare.

REQUIREMENTS:
Verification of U.S. citizenship or employment eligibility. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License with minimum auto liability insurance.

DESIRED:
Bilingual in Spanish. Experience with Salesforce program.

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience

Disclaimer

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.

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Until Filled

DATE POSTED:
8/30/22 – FHS/117

Contact:
Stacey J. Knack, M.B.A.
Program Coordinator, Human Resources
Will County Health Department
501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433
(815)727-8822
Fax (815)727-8526