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In accordance with state and federal law, this Department will not discriminate against an employee or applicant for employment because of race, disability, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, veteran status, or non-job related factors in hiring, promoting, demoting, training, benefits, transfers, layoffs, terminations, recommendations, rate-of-pay, or other forms of compensation.

 

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH COUNSELOR

The Knox County Health Department is seeking a full-time Licensed Behavioral Health Counselor who possess sound clinical knowledge, crisis intervention skills, ability to engage clients as well as the capacity to empathize with the cultural, psychological and practical needs of the clients the Department serves. Position requires a current and unrestricted LPCP or LCSW license with a minimum of two years’ post-master degree experience and sound working knowledge of delivery/billing practices required.

The Knox County Health Department is an EOC.

Qualifies for the National Health Services Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program (LRP)

For confidential consideration, please email your resume to:

Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at

kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org .

For a full job description, click here

 

 

 

LICENSED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER (LEHP)

or LEHP-IN-TRAINING

The Knox County Health Department is seeking a full-time Licensed Environmental Health Practitioner (LEHP) or an LEHP-In-Training who will be licensed within (6) six months of hire through the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, who by virtue of education and experience will work in the field of food sanitation, protection and regulation of private water supplies; private waste water management; and consultation, education, investigation and enforcement in these fields. 
This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in environmental health science or its equivalent as approved by the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.
Requires the acquisition and maintenance of a valid Environmental Health Practitioner license issued by the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.
The Knox County Health Department is proud to offer a competitive salary with excellent benefits which include vacation, sick days, personal days, holiday pay, health, vision, dental and life insurance and well as a retirement plan with a generous match.
The Knox County Health Department is an EOE.
Interested candidates may submit a letter of interest and resume to Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org

For a complete job description, click here