Job Opportunities

Employment Opportunity

Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

 Responsibilities: Coordinates emergency preparedness activities and responds to public health emergencies; completes, maintains, and updates preparedness plans; facilitates exercises and trainings; collaborates with local partners and regional planners; serves as the Medical Reserve Corps Coordinator; participates in the Cities Readiness Initiative; ensures timely and accurate submission of grant/contract deliverables and meets reporting requirements. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors degree or has 1-3 years of emergency preparedness work experience; experience developing policies and program management/implementation; and experience working with Microsoft Word, Excel, and other software. Applicants with RN or RS licenses also preferred. Ohio driver’s license with ongoing proof of auto insurance required. Send application, resume, cover letter, and references to Angela DeRolph, Health Commissioner, Perry County Health Department P.O. Box 230 New Lexington, Ohio 43764. Materials must be postmarked no later than August 12, 2016. Application can be download from the bottom of this page. EOE.

Job Opportunity

Buckeye Hills-HVRDD, Request for Qualifications For Healthcare Access Study for Perry County, Ohio

 Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District (hereinafter referred to as Buckeye Hills) seeks proposals from qualified outside entities to complete a healthcare access analysis. The analysis will determine best approaches to addressing the healthcare issues and challenges associated with the results of a comprehensive health assessment of Perry County, Ohio. One (1) original and three (3) copies of sealed proposals must be received by the date and time as noted in the Request for Qualifications (RFQ). Buckeye Hills will not accept submissions by e‐mail or fax. Buckeye Hills will reject proposals received after the closing date. The documents comprising this RFQ may be obtained on the Buckeye Hills website at: (at the following link: or may be picked up at their offices located at 1400 Pike Street, Marietta, Ohio. Proposals must be held firm and cannot be withdrawn for sixty (60) calendar days after the opening date. Buckeye Hills reserves the right to: amend or terminate this Request for Qualifications; accept all or any part of a proposal; reject all proposals; waive any informalities or non‐material deficiencies in a proposal; and award the proposal to the Respondent that, in its judgment, will be in the county’s best interests.

Direct Link to Request for Qualifications PDF on Buckeye Hills Website:

Internship Opportunity

Environmental Health – Vector Control Program

 The Perry County Health Department Environmental Division is offering a paid summer 2016 internship opportunity in Mosquito Surveillance and Pesticide application until September for up to 20 hours per week at $8.10 per hour.  Under supervision of a Sanitarian the intern will learn about the biology of the mosquito and mosquito borne illnesses; learn about proper pesticide handling and application techniques, laws, and safety; and learn about mosquito trapping and operating mosquito pesticide application equipment. Hours will vary but will range between 7:00pm-12:00am 2-4 days per week to for pesticide application and roughly 5 to 7 hours per week during normal business hours (7:00am-5:00pm) for mosquito trapping and surveillance.   Applicants with a current Ohio driver’s license can mail resumes to Angela DeRolph, Health Commissioner, Perry County Health Department, 212 South Main Street, P.O. Box 230 New Lexington, Ohio 43764. Phone: 740-342-5179.  Equal Opportunity Employer.

Perry Co. Health Dept. Employment Application

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