Public Health WIC Nurse

Job Type: Full-time

License: Registered Nurse (RN) (Required)

The Edgar County Public Health Department seeks to hire a Licensed Registered Nurse for the Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Department.

Position summary: WIC Nurse performs professional health and nutrition screening assessments/procedures and evaluates findings to establish certification qualifications for client participation in the WIC Program. Education through one on one interactions with pregnant women and mothers of children birth to five is an important aspect of the position. Applicants should possess a strong interest in early childhood development and a desire to assist new parents in developing healthy habits for their families.

Qualified applicants please submit your resume to jmason@ecphd.org or pick up an application at the Edgar County Public Health Department.

Health Educator:

Job Type: Full-time

Do you enjoy helping people of all ages learn how to improve their well-being, maximize their health and prevent future illness? Edgar County Public Health Department is looking for a self-driven individual to fill a full-time Health Educator position. This individual will practice under the direction of the Administrator and Assistant Administrator, provide and manage health education programs that help individuals, families, and the community maximize and maintain healthy lifestyles; collect and analyze data to identify community needs prior to planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating programs designed to encourage healthy lifestyles, policies and environments; also assist Administration and nursing department as needed. This position offers above average retirement contribution, very generous PTO program, and optional medical, dental and vision insurance. LPN, RN, or bachelor’s degree preferred.

Qualified applicants please submit your resume to jmason@ecphd.org or pick up an application at the Edgar County Public Health Department.