Career Opportunities

If you become employed by the Wood County Health Department, your earnings will not be covered under Social Security, as Wood County Health Department participates in the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System. When you retire, or if you become disabled, you may receive a pension based on earning from your employment with the Wood County Health Department. If you do, and you are also entitled to a benefit from Social Security based on either your own work or the work of your husband or wife , or former husband or wife, your pension may affect the amount of the Social Security benefit you receive. Your Medicare benefits, however, will not be affected. For more information visit the Social Security Administration website.

Wood County Health Department Jobs

Wood County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

Note:  A signed and notarized employment application must be submitted to be considered for employment with the Wood County Health Department.  Resumes submitted without an Employment Application will not be considered a complete application for employment.

Application for Employment (.PDF file)

Date Posted:                          September 21, 2022                       

TITLE:                                      Registered Environmental Health Specialist/Environmental Health Specialist-In-Training                                 

CLASSIFIED:                          Classified, FLSA Non-Exempt 

PAY RANGE:                          Registered Environmental Health Specialist $22.68-$31.74

                                                 Environmental Health Specialist in Training $21.48-$26.62

                                                 (180-day probationary period)

WORK HOURS:                    M-F, 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.; some nights/weekends/holidays  

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Kelly Bechstein, Assistant Director of Environmental Health

GENERAL SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: Under the general supervision of the Assistant Director and Director of Environmental Health, this individual performs environmental health on-site inspections and work-related activities to ensure compliance with applicable state and local environmental health standards. This individual may work in various programs according to assignment which may include: sewage treatment systems, private water systems, housing/general nuisance, food service and retail food, schools, public swimming pools, body art, animal bite program, and other duties. Must possess good verbal and written communication skills and computer skills. Consistent and reliable attendance is expected. 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have a B.S. Degree from an accredited college or university in environmental health or a related science degree, certificate of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist In Training or Registered Environmental Health Specialist issued by the Ohio Department of Health in accordance with Chapter 4736 of the Ohio Revised Code.
  • Must successfully pass background check.
  • Must have computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets, power point, and others
  • Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to provide proof of automobile insurance.
  • Must have willingness to learn new skills, be adaptable / flexible.

NOTE:  An individual who poses a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace will be deemed not qualified for this position.

NOTE: An individual who poses a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace will be deemed not qualified for this position.

Submit Resume, Cover Letter and Application to:          

Julie Kauffman

1840 E. Gypsy Lane Road

 Bowling Green Ohio 43402

 jkauffman@woodcountyohio.gov 

Date Submitted by: Until Filled

Note:  A signed and notarized employment application must be submitted to be considered for employment with the Wood County Health Department.  Resumes submitted without an Employment Application will not be considered a complete application for employment.  Application for Employment (.PDF file)

https://woodcountyhealth.org/career-opportunities/

Date Posted:                          July 23, 2022; reposted on September 30, 2022                       

TITLE:                                      Assistant Finance Director/Deputy Financial Officer                                

CLASSIFIED:                          Full Time; FLSA Exempt

PAY RANGE:                          $30.12-$42.17/hr. ($62,649.60-$87,713.60/yr.), depending on experience

                                                180-Day Probationary Period

WORK HOURS:                      M-F, 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.; some nights/weekends/holidays  

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Finance Director

GENERAL SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:  As a member of the leadership team, the Assistant Finance Director/Deputy Financial Officer will assist in the management and operational oversight of the health department’s finances and serve as the primary deputy to the Finance Director.  This position assists in the recruitment, onboarding, management and retention of the staff in the Finance Division.  Working with the Finance Director, the Assistant Finance Director/Deputy Financial Officer will support the internal processes to forecast agency costs and revenues; to prepare and provide accurate financial reports by established deadlines; to develop, implement and maintain financial policies that position the health department for effective and nimble operations; to provide timely, accurate responses to all audit and other financial inquiries; to ensure appropriate use of agency funding, in accordance with grant rules and spending authorizations; to support application for and effective management of grant funds; to ensure comprehensive budget development and timely tracking of expenses; and to work effectively with agency partners to achieve public health goals and priorities.  Remote work and flexible schedules available. 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration – preferably with a major in Accounting or equivalent work experience; Master’s degree and/or CPA license a plus.
  • Must have strong organizational skills, strong analytical thinking abilities, strong attention to detail, work independently, have the ability to multi-task, be able to meet deadlines, and be an effective leader who is able to delegate and effectively utilize staff.
  • Experience working in public health, FQHCs or with governmental grants and reporting requirements valuable.
  • Knowledge of and adherence to GAAP.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and accounting software.
  • Must successfully pass background check.
  • Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to provide proof of automobile insurance.
  • COVID-19 vaccination or eligibility for medical or religious exemption required.

NOTE:  An individual who poses a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace will be deemed not qualified for this position.

Submit Resume, Cover Letter and Application to:          

Julie Kauffman

1840 E. Gypsy Lane Road

 Bowling Green Ohio 43402

 jkauffman@woodcountyohio.gov 

Date Submitted by: Until Filled

Note:  A signed and notarized employment application must be submitted to be considered for employment with the Wood County Health Department.  Resumes submitted without an Employment Application will not be considered a complete application for employment.  Application for Employment (.PDF file)

https://woodcountyhealth.org/career-opportunities/

Date Posted:                               June 28, 2022

TITLE:                                          Part-Time Dental Assistant

CLASSIFIED:                               Classified, FLSA Non-Exempt

PAY RANGE:                               $16.68-$23.36 per hour based on experience

                                                      (180 day Probationary Period)                                   

WORK HOURS:                           24 hours/week – Daytime Hours

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:      Chief Operating Officer (Health Center Division)

 

GENERAL SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: In addition to consistent and reliable attendance, the Dental Assistant assists the dentist in the provision of high-quality care within the scope of service consistent with accepted standards of care for dental assistants. Part-time employees accumulate sick and vacation hours based on hours worked.

 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED is required
  • One year experience as Dental Assistant preferred
  • Current Radiographer certificate from the Ohio State Dental Board
  • Certification from Accredited Dental Assistant program is preferred
  • Clear record with Ohio State Dental Board
  • CPR Certification
  • Valid Ohio driver’s license
  • Proof of automobile insurance
  • COVID-19 vaccination or eligibility for medical or religious exemption required.
  • The ability to successfully pass a background check

*NOTE:  An individual who poses a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace will be deemed not qualified for this position.

 Submit Resume, Cover Letter and Application to:          

Julie Kauffman

1840 E. Gypsy Lane Road

Bowling Green Ohio 43402

jkauffman@woodcountyohio.gov     

 Date Submitted by:  Until Filled

Note:  A signed and notarized employment application must be submitted to be considered for employment with the Wood County Health Department.  Resumes submitted without an Employment Application will not be considered a complete application for employment.  Application for Employment (.PDF file)

https://woodcountyhealth.org/career-opportunities/

Wood County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Health Department will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

Date Posted:                               August 5, 2022

TITLE:                                          General Dentist, Part-time

CLASSIFIED:                               Unclassified, Exempt

PAY RANGE:                                $75.62 to $113.43 per hour based on experience 

                                                      (180 day Probationary Period)                                   

WORK HOURS:                           28/week based on need during normal business hours

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:      Diane Krill, Chief Executive Officer (Health Center Division)

PROFESSIONAL OVERSIGHT: Chief Dental Officer

GENERAL SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:  Responsible for providing comprehensive preventative and limited restorative dental services to all life cycles. Must be culturally sensitive to diverse populations and practice in a comprehensive health care environment. Maintain compliance with regulatory agencies/requirements (eg, HRSA, OSHA, DPH, JCAHO, NCQA), and all policies and procedures governing all aspects of dental clinical operations, infection control, and quality assurance.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

    • DDS or DMD degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in general dentistry
    • Must have Current licensure in the state of Ohio
    • Must have valid DEA license to prescribe narcotics
    • Must have a clear record with Ohio State Dental Board
    • Must have Current CPR/AED certification
    • Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and reliable transportation
    • Must successfully pass background check
    • Must be able to provide proof of automobile insurance
    • Must be able to provide proof of malpractice insurance
    • COVID-19 vaccination or eligibility for medical or religious exemption required.

    ** Prior experience in a Federally Qualified Health Care Center (FQHC) is preferred

    *NOTE:  An individual who poses a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace will be deemed not qualified for this position.

 Submit Resume, Cover Letter and Application to:           

Julie Kauffman

1840 E. Gypsy Lane Road

Bowling Green Ohio 43402

jkauffman@woodcountyohio.gov     

Date Submitted by:  Until Filled

Note:  A signed and notarized employment application must be submitted to be considered for employment with the Wood County Health Department.  Resumes submitted without an Employment Application will not be considered a complete application for employment.  Application for Employment (.PDF file)

https://woodcountyhealth.org/career-opportunities/

Wood County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Health Department will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.