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 Career Opportunities

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

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.

Title:  HPP Director (Click title to see full posting)  

General Summary Description: 

Wood County Health Department is committed to leading efforts to foster healthy lifestyles across our community. Effective population health initiatives substantially contribute to reducing impacts of chronic disease and improving overall health. The Director of Health Promotion and Preparedness, who will also serve as the agency’s Director of Nursing, will play an integral role in leading the development of strategies and partnerships to advance population health and improve the agency’s ability to prepare for, respond to and help the community recover from incidents.  The ideal candidate will be passionate about public health and have previous, demonstrated experience improving lives in the community.

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

Title:  Dental Hygienst (Click title to see full posting)  

General Summary Description: 

Under the general supervision of a Dentist and using established dental hygiene protocols and procedures, the Dental Hygienist provides professional, high-quality dental care and education to a broad range of patients within the scope of service consistent with accepted standards of care. This position offers support where needed to ensure smooth, efficient running of Dental Health Services with in the Health Center and participates in the ongoing evaluation of operations to assure the delivery of high-quality services that support the financial sustainability. Evaluates patients and implements treatment regimens under the supervision of the Dentist. Provides complete documentation of all findings, treatments and outcomes.

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

Title:  Behavioral Health Specialist (Click title to see full posting)  

General Summary Description: 

The Behavioral Health Specialist 1 (BHS) under the supervision of an LISW, is a member of the primary care team and provides person and family centered, culturally-competent evidenced based treatments through face-to-face therapy with individuals and or families including, but not limited to: diagnostic assessment, treatment of mental, emotional, and substance abuse disorders. BHS is responsible for developing treatment plans for each patient to achieve behavior change, increased quality of life, and the best outcomes possible for the people we serve.

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

Title:  Nutrition Director (Click title to see full posting)  

General Summary Description: 

Wood County Health Department is committed to leading efforts to foster healthy lifestyles across our community. The ability to access and choose healthy food is essential to reducing impacts of chronic disease and improving overall health. The Nutrition Director will play an integral role in leading the development of strategies and partnerships that ensure residents have access to affordable, healthy foods and the knowledge and desire to make good choices about the foods they eat and feed their families. The ideal candidate will be passionate about nutrition and committed to changing lives our community.  

As a member of the senior leadership team, the Nutrition Director will develop Wood County Health Department’s Nutrition Division, which includes the WIC program and broader community nutrition initiatives and services, providing both strategic leadership and operational oversight. The position is charged with increasing WIC clients and programs while building sustainable community nutrition services that expand beyond WIC and serve all county residents. In addition, the Nutrition Director will develop, implement and maintain policies that position the Nutrition Division for effective and nimble operations; lead application for, budgeting of, and effective management of Division funds; ensure appropriate use of program funding, in accordance with grant rules and spending authorizations; prepare and provide accurate program reports by established deadlines; manage staff including dieticians and other health professionals; and work effectively with agency partners to achieve public health goals and priorities. Remote work and flexible schedules available, as Division requirements allow.  

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

Title:  Behavioral Health Manager (Click title to see full posting)  

General Summary Description: 

Responsible for providing direct clinical and administrative supervision to behavioral health specialists and Peer Recovery Specialist. Collaboratively works with the different providers (internal and external) to ensure effective service delivery. Ensures goals and objectives specified for the program are achieved within the agreed upon time frames. Provides oversite and direction to team members to ensure client care meets and aligns with the standards of the organizations mission and strategic plan. Regularly engage in community outreach.

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

Title: Part-Time General Dentist (click title to see full posting)

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.

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