Applications are now being accepted for a permanent full time Public Health Director position. Incumbent also serves as County Health Officer for a Level III health department.
This position performs reasonably complex and responsible administrative and clinical coordination work that requires planning, evaluation, and administration of the County’s public health services and programs in accordance with statutes and regulations. Appointment to this position is subject to confirmation by the Dunn County Board of Supervisors and functions under the policy-making direction of the Health and Human Services Board. The 2018 budget for the department is $1.4 million with more than 13 full time equivalent employees.
Essential Functions •Provides administrative leadership for departmental activities including program and policy development, grant writing and development, program implementation and evaluation. •Directs and coordinates the work of program supervisors; facilitates quality assurance for department services; approves vaccine, medication and product selection prior to acquisition. •Prepares and administers departmental operating budget. •See job description for specific details.
•Master’s Degree in public health, public administration, health administration or related field with 3 years of experience in a full-time administrative position in a public health agency or public health clinic; or •Bachelor’s Degree and 16 credits of graduate work towards a master’s degree in the fields notes above in combination with five-year’s experience in a public health agency or public health work; or •Equivalent combination of education, training and experience. •Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin
Additional Salary Information: Starting salary depends on qualifications, minimum $74,500
Dunn County is located in west central Wisconsin. Population 44,575. County Government - 500+ employees. Excellent benefit package: Wisconsin Retirement System, Post Employment Health Account, Income Continuation Insurance.