The Southeast Utah Health Department is hiring case investigators and contact tracers to work in Epidemiology. These positions will have specific emphasis investigating cases of COVID-19 and conducting contract tracing efforts related to positive cases. Duties include timely interviewing of positive cases and their close contacts, efficient data entry of pertinent information into applicable epidemiology programs, and regularly communicating with staff locally and around the state to continue to implement evolving best practices. This is a TEMPORARY full-time position (30-40 hours a week) WITHOUT benefits that ends December 31, 2020. This position will require some work on evenings and weekends as caseload requires. Additionally, this position will provide remote support to other local health jurisdictions throughout the state according to local and statewide caseload. Starting pay is $20/hour. High School Diploma required. Two years of post high school education is preferred. Drug test and background check is required. Must be able to verify work eligibility through the Federal E-Verify System. You may send your application or resume to SEUHD, P.O. Box 800, Price, UT 84501, Attention Delia or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Call or email Delia with any questions 435-637-3671. Open until filled.
Published in The Times-Independent, Moab, Utah, July 23, 2020.