Marshall County Health Department

Marshall County Health Department Job Openings


The Marshall County Health Department is accepting applications for a full time Public Health 
Director II.  
General Duties include:  This position serves at the discretion of the Board of Health.  Responsibilities for the position include, but are not limited to; direct the personnel of a single county health department in providing a variety of public health services (preventive healthcare, environmental, school health and supportive services) to the community served as appointing authority.  Perform a variety of tasks such as planning, financial management, organizing and measuring performance of the staff.  Assesses and analyze the health status of the county.  Has a close working relationship with state agencies which provide technical assistance and support and may include direct payroll and accounting assistance.  Incorporates the Core Public Health Functions and ten essential services of Public health into the practice of the agency.  Serve as secretary to the Board of Health.  Typically supervises 31-60 employees. .
Minimum Education, Training and Experience Requirements:  Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Public or Health Administration, Public or Community Health, Nursing, Social Science, Education or other related degree. Must have four (4) years of experience in Public Health or other health related occupations, one (1) of which must have been in a supervisory or management capacity. 
Starting Salary:  $30.02 - $39.03 hr negotiable with additional experience.  Grade 28
Applications may be obtained at the Marshall County Health Department, 267 Slickback Road, Benton, KY 42025 and 270-252-2697 or by clicking here
Completed application and transcript must be returned by close of business January 3rd,2018 to Marshall County Health Department.
Resume will not substitute for completed application. 

Qualified applicants/employees are subject to a pre-screening, selection for interview and/or demonstration of skills testing.  Pre/Post employment may be contingent upon a successful drug screening test and background check.  Equal Opportunity Employer.