Employment Opportunities

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The Richmond and Henrico Health Districts have the following positions available to assist in our COVID response:

 

  • Epidemiologist/Scientist 1 
    • Hourly Rate $30
    • The Richmond City Health District needs to bring on an Epidemiologist to support COVID 19 work duties to include: assistance with COVID guidance; epi surveillance data support; infection prevention work with our long term care facilities; support with our case investigation and contact tracing oversight. Coordinating district activities and disease control recommendations in compliance with VDH and CDC recommendations. Interprets program policies and procedures and ensures proper implementation of COID-19 procedures at the district level. Serves as a consultant and subject matter expert about COVID-19 surveillance, monitoring, and investigation. Ensures surveillance data is collected properly, accurately, and consistently, and creates data reports for various stakeholders.
    • Please submit your resume to Melissa Viray at Melissa.Viray@vdh.virginia.gov    
    • Download the minimum and preferred qualifications here.

 

  • Tester - 3 positions
    • Licensed RN-level position or higher
    • Perform collection of COVID specimens using various methods and testing modalities
    • Assist with collection of COVID specimens using various methods and testing modalities
    • Can travel within 25 miles of Richmond
    • HIPAA knowledge and compliance
    • Exhibit good communication and IT skills
    • Provide excellent customer service and patient education
    • Team-oriented with the ability to be flexible in role and environment
    • Ability to meet the responsibilities outlined in Event Support
    • Preferred qualifications: Bilingual, Spanish speaking
    • Interested candidates should forward their resumes to Dylan.Knight@vdh.virginia.gov and fill out this form: https://forms.gle/eCw62h1wFaf495vJ9

 

  • Event Support - 2 positions
    • Provide support to the testing team in registration, logistics, safety and transport roles identified as needed.
    • Ability to operate a motor vehicle and have a license in good standing
    • Assist with organizing and transporting of supplies to events
    • Assist in set-up and take-down at events
    • Assisting with safety measures and traffic control
    • Managing patient registration and flow
    • Providing patient education
    • Provide excellent customer service
    • Can travel within 25 miles of Richmond
    • HIPAA knowledge and compliance
    • Exhibit good communication and IT skills
    • Physical requirements will require moving heavy objects (50 lbs) at times
    • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
    • High school diploma or GED equivalent required.
    • Professional job experience and excellent work habits.
    • Follows and manages safety practices, including proper PPE
    • Preferred qualifications: Bilingual, Spanish speaking
    • Interested candidates should forward their resumes to Dylan.Knight@vdh.virginia.gov and fill out this form: https://forms.gle/eCw62h1wFaf495vJ9

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