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Title: Health Educator

Department: Public Health

Posted On: 1/9/2018

The Sangamon County Department of Public Health is seeking applicants to perform duties as a Health Educator.

Responsibilities: Duties include performing and coordinating public presentations, preparing and disseminating materials, and coordinating grants as instructed.

Requirements: This position requires a BS or BA in health education, behavioral or biological science, or nursing, a valid class D Illinois driver's license, use of personal automobile and proof of auto insurance. Must be a Sangamon County resident and have the ability to work evenings and weekends as assigned. Significant experience with public speaking, youth programs, Power Point, Excel and Publisher is expected. Experience with website design is desired. Strong presentation and communication skills are a MUST!


Benefits: This position is covered by Laborer's Local #477 Union. Salary: $37,717.47-yr/$19.4229-hr; 2 weeks paid vacation, 3 paid personal days, 12 paid sick leave days and 12 paid holidays per year. Individual and Family health, dental and life insurance options, retirement and mileage reimbursements are available.

Download County Application @ Submit application and supporting resume and/or references to: Jim Stone, Director of Public Health, Sangamon Co. Dept of Public Health, 2833 S. Grand Avenue, East, Springfield, IL 62703 or fax to 217-535-3104 or email to