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DATE:1/4/21
STATUS:Temporary, Part Time
HOURLY RATE:$22 - $24 Per Hour
TITLE:VACCINATOR
GRADE:0
LOCATION:555 Towner
UNION AFFILIATION:Temporary Employee
 
VISION
Washtenaw County Health Department envisions a healthy community where every resident has the opportunity to achieve optimal health and well-being.
GUIDING PRINCIPLE FOR HEALTH EQUITY
Washtenaw County Health Department is committed to working with community members and partners to address the factors that influence health, including employment, education, housing, neighborhood, public safety, food access, air and drinking water quality, and health care. Our work toward health equity and social justice will be guided by the following principles:
  • We value all people equally.
  • We promote the improvement of living conditions in which community members are born, grow, reside, work, play, learn and age.
  • We strengthen partnerships with community members that aid in community empowerment through community capacity building, organizing, and mobilizing.
  • We name racism and other -isms as a barrier to health equity and social justice.
JOB SUMMARY
Under the supervision of a higher classified employee, the vaccinator will provide immunizations within the Washtenaw County community utilizing the framework of the Human Services Department and Health Department.
DEPARTMENT-WIDE CORE COMPETENCIES
  • Applies ethical principles in accessing, collecting, analyzing, using, maintaining, and disseminating data and information
  • Contributes to implementation of organizational strategic plan
  • Communicates in writing and orally with linguistic and cultural proficiency (e.g., using age-appropriate materials, incorporating images)
  • Describes the concept of diversity as it applies to individuals and populations (e.g., language, culture, values, socioeconomic status, geography, education, race, gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, profession, religious affiliation, mental and physical abilities, historical experiences)
  • Collaborates with community partners to improve health in a community (e.g., participates in committees, shares data and information, connects people to resources)
  • Describes how public health sciences (e.g., biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health services administration, social and behavioral sciences, and public health informatics) are used in the delivery of the 10 Essential Public Health Services
  • Adheres to organizational policies and procedures
  • Incorporates ethical standards of practice (e.g., Public Health Code of Ethics) into all interactions with individuals, organizations, and communities
The above statements are intended to provide general guiding competencies and are not an exhaustive list.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Essential Duties:

  • Provides COVID-19 vaccinations to Washtenaw County community members and others as identified as priority groups.
  • Assesses immunization status, determines needs and administers immunizations in accordance with human service and public health division policy.
  • Provides consultation and direct services to defined at-risk populations.
  • Maintains up-to-date case records and reports documenting service delivery.
  • Performs other work as assigned.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.
EMPLOYMENT QUALIFICATIONS
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
  • Duties require sufficient mobility to work in non-traditional clinic environment. Most have own vehicle to travel to vaccination clinic locations.
These requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodation.
EDUCATION
  • Possession of the appropriate degree for RN, BSN, PA, NP, Pharmacist, MD, or DO.
EXPERIENCE
  • Experience in giving immunizations to both adults and children.
LICENSE/CERTIFICIATION
  • EMT, RN, BSN, PA, NP, Pharmacist, MD or DO licensed to practice in Michigan
  • Possession of a valid Michigan vehicle operator's license.
This class description intends to identify the major duties and requirements of the job and should not be interpreted as all-inclusive. Incumbents may be requested to perform job-related duties other than those outlined above and may be required to have specific job-related knowledge for successful job performance.

FILING DEADLINE: 1/4/22

CONTROL NUMBER: 2012-0000-0000-00000

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