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Job Opportunities at Frederick County Health Department

The Frederick County Health Department, in Frederick MD, has immediate needs, and is hiring, for the following positions:

1) Data Entry

*   Seeking a Data Entry candidate for full-time temporary position (6 months) to perform the following functions:

*   NEDSS input and monitor
*   Monitor Hospitalization cases in COVID Link assigned
*   Report on antigen tests and input into NEDSS/Covid Link
*   Respond to inquiries from Case assigners looking for additional contact information
*   Monitor CRISP/Citrex/NEDSS/COVID Link related
*   Receive faxes of positive case and input into appropriate system
*   Preference for someone with high school or high school equivalency diploma, and 2 years of clerical experience.

*   Full-time, temporary (~6 months)
*   Wages: $13.83
*   Email resume to (subject line: Data Entry)

2) Community Health Nurse

*   Will oversee planning, organization and supervision of COVID-19 testing site personnel and operations, including patient intake, assessment, flow, specimen collection and supplies as needed to maintain inventory to safety conduct COVID-19 testing. Coordinate with testing laboratory when needed to address any specimen concerns. Have a clear understanding of infectious disease control and prevention. Leader should have both clinical and organizational skills and understanding of purpose and function of assigned area.

Ideal candidates for this position will have the following:

*   Spanish language proficiency
*   Registered Nurse; must be currently licensed
*   Can commit to 4-5 months of continuous work
*   Customer Service orientated
*   Prior staff management experience a plus (minimum 2 years of relevant experience)
*   Must have a valid driver’s license
*   Full-time, temporary (~6 months)
*   Wages: $23.96/hr
*   Email resume to (subject line: Community Health Nurse)

3) Alcohol and Drug Professional Counselor

*   This position provides counseling services to persons assessed as having alcohol and/or drug addiction or abuse and their families. This positions primary clientele will be individuals who are currently incarcerated at Frederick County Adult Detention Center, and include those nearing release needing re-entry treatment recommendations and connection to services.

The desired candidate should have experience working with incarcerated population, and experience in group setting counseling.

Must be licensed by the Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists as a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor or as a Certified Professional Counselor-Alcohol and Drug.

*   Full-time, permanent
*   Salary: $49,971-57,905/yr
*   Apply online at