To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Proficient computer skills
- Valid driver's license
- Reliable vehicle for on the job use
- Training in CPR, Incident Command, Blood-borne Pathogens, HIPAA, Civil Rights, Fraud & Abuse Prevention, Respiratory Protection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) desirable
This position requires a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Social Work and/or nursing or related field(s). Two (2) to five (5) years experience in County social work preferred with basic interviewing, assessment and general knowledge of the policies and procedures of the Human Services delivery system in the State of Wisconsin. Position requires knowledge and experience working with people who have developmental and/or physical disabilities, or people who have severe emotional disturbance and their families.
Burnett County Department of Health and Human Services is currently certified as a Level II health Department. The Public Health Specialist would help support that current certification through the various programs and services provided.
Applicants must have proficient computer skills, possess of a valid driver's license and a reliable vehicle for on the job use will be required. Training in CPR, Incident Command, Blood-borne Pathogens, HIPAA, Civil Rights, Fraud & Abuse Prevention, Respiratory Protection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) desirable.