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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.

 

APN for FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTER
The Knox Community Health Center is seeking an experienced APN to work in its Federally Qualified Health Center.  This position is a 35-hour Monday through Friday, with no weekends, no holidays, no on-calls…NO KIDDING!
What we can do for you:
We are pleased to offer a generous benefit package with a competitive salary that looks like this…very competitive salary, generous PTO which includes, sick, personal, vacation, holidays, CEU time and dollars.  Great benefits which include health, vision, dental, and life insurance.  A retirement plan with a generous match and if that isn’t enough, we qualify for The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program (LRP), so work here having a satisfying career in medicine caring for a Community and pay off your Student Loans all at once!
What we need from you:
A current and unrestricted APN IL license with a minimum of two years’ experience.   A great work ethic and the desire to help our patients.  So basically come here for a successful career doing what you do best.
Check us out:
The Knox Community Health Center is an EOC.
To check out our website for a complete job description click here
Please send your letter of interest with your resume to:  Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org .

 

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 can 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.
The Knox County Health Department is excited to offer a competitive salary with an excellent benefit package which includes vacation, personal time, sick time, paid holidays, health/vision/dental/life insurance, a Monday through Friday, 35-hour work week as well as a retirement plan with a generous match.
So ... if you are looking for an exciting ENVIRONMENTAL Health Career path in an Environment that values you, please send a letter of interest and a resume to Kathy Crafton at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org or call me at 309-344-2224.

To check out our website for a complete job description click here

The Knox County Health Department is an EOC.

 

PUBLIC HEALTH DENTIST ASSISTANT
The Knox Community Health Center is seeking a motivated chair-side assistant who loves dentistry to work in it’s Federally Qualified Health Center.  This is a full time position consisting of a 35 hour work week.
Experience is appreciated but we will enthusiastically train the right person who is excited to learn this skill.
Knox County Health Department is an E.O.E.

Please send cover letter and resume to: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org
For a full job description, click here

 

CLINIC NURSES
The Knox Community Health Center is looking for LPNs to work in our Federally Qualified Health Center who are ready to make a difference. A current and valid Illinois LPN license is required along with a caring and compassionate nature . This is a full-time position which provides an excellent benefit package that includes vacation/sick/personal/paid holidays/health-vision-dental insurance as well as a retirement with a generous match.
Knox County Health Department is an E.O.E.
Please send cover letter and resume to Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org

 

MEDICAL FRONT DESK CLERKS
The Knox Community Health Center is seeking Front Desk Clerks to work in our Federally Qualified Health Center. A sample of the duties of with this position are welcoming patients and visitors, scheduling appointments in person and by phone, registering new patients while updating existing patients' information; all this while upholding a positive reputation by creating a welcoming and positive environment. This is a full- time position which provides an excellent benefit package that includes vacation/sick/personal/paid holidays/health-vision-dental insurance as well as a retirement with a generous match.Experience in an office setting is appreciated but will train the right person. A high school diploma or equivalent and good communication skills are required.
Knox County Health Department is an E.O.E.
Please send cover letter and resume to Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org