(LIMITED TERM-GRANT FUNDED POSITION EXPIRES 06/30/23)
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
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.
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.
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
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