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Overview

SALARY AND BENEFITS
I: $17.95 – $23.64 per hour, plus benefits package
II: $20.59 – $27.17 per hour, plus benefits package
III: $22.57 – $29.84 per hour, plus benefits package
FILING DEADLINE
Open until filled.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under direction, the Public Health Program Assistant I/II/III will assist with planning, implementation and coordination of Public Health programs to include education and prevention, case management services for a client caseload, work in clinics as assigned, and provide technical assistance to other Public Health Staff.

The major duties of the job include:
• Assist in the planning, organization, and coordination and delivery of public health programs.
• Perform clerical, secretarial, technical and administrative duties.
• Assess community needs related to area of assigned responsibilities.
• Facilitate access to the program or system; manage and counsel clients in assigned caseload.
• Interpret, apply, and explain program policies and procedures related to area of assignment; respond
to individuals requesting services related to the program.
• Develop and conduct public education and outreach; develop materials, programs and presentations;
prepare media releases in support of assigned program(s).
• Assist in research and preparation of program documentation and reports.
• Other related duties as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is
qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:
Public Health Program Assistant I:
High school degree or equivalent and one year of experience in public health or a health-related field
with at least one year of experience in a specific program area.
Public Health Program Assistant II:
Associates Degree in a related field or three years of experience in public health or a health-related
field with experience in a specific program area.
Public Health Program Assistant III:
Licensed Vocational Nurse with a valid License to practice in the State of California or five years of
experience in public health or a health-related field with experience in a specific program area.
May promote through series after meeting qualifications and recommendation of Department Head.
License: Possession of or ability to obtain a valid California driver’s license.
SELECTION PROCESS
Application materials will be reviewed, and the best-qualified applicants will be invited to Susanville to
participate in interviews.
HOW TO APPLY
An application is available in the Personnel Office at the address listed below or by visiting our website at
http://lassencounty.org. It is your responsibility to provide specific, accurate, and complete information
describing how you meet the minimum qualifications. Qualified applicants are invited to submit an official
Lassen County application to:
Lassen County Personnel Department (530) 251-8320
221 South Roop Street Ste. 3
Susanville, California 96130

EOE

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School