Careers

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Current opportunities

Public Health Nurse / Public Health Inspector (Temporary Full-Time) | Job Posting 58-2021

Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is committed to providing people with a healthy, inclusive and accommodating workplace. HPPH is an equal opportunity employer and provides a dynamic and progressive work environment. We welcome and encourage applications from all persons, including those with disabilities. Upon request, we will provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who take part in all aspects of recruitment and selection process in order to ensure that all materials and processes are accessible to persons with disabilities.

We currently have openings for two (2) temporary full-time to June 30, 2022 for PUBLIC HEALTH NURSES / PUBLIC HEALTH INSPECTORS, on the Case and Contact Management team. Positions will be located either out of the Stratford office or the Clinton office.

Summary:

The successful candidates will utilize knowledge and skills to work with a dynamic and progressive team that will have responsibilities in Case and Contact management/assessment

Education:

Public Health Nurse

  • A Baccalaureate degree in Nursing and eligible to practice with the College of Nurses of Ontario

Public Health Inspector

  • Certificate in Public Health Inspection (Canada)
  • Candidates with a BASc (Public Health), BEPH or other appropriate degree will be given preference
  • Candidates anticipating the CIPHI Board of Certification Examination are encouraged to apply

Skills:

Demonstrated skills in:

  • Case and contact assessment and management
  • Oral and written communication
  • Leadership, facilitation and team building
  • Computer skills an asset

Conditions:

  • Terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the relevant ONA/CUPE Collective Agreement
  • Obtain and maintain a satisfactory criminal reference check with vulnerable sector screen
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License and access to a safe and well maintained vehicle suitable for carrying out duties on behalf of the employer
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza

Hours:

Usually 8:30 am – 4:30 pm; Monday to Friday, with some evenings. Weekend work is required.

Wage:

  • Public Health Nurse: $35.64 - $47.46 per hour
  • Public Health Inspector: $37.90 - $43.49 per hour

Apply to:

Huron Perth Public Health
653 West Gore Street
Stratford, Ontario N5A 1L4
Email to: recruitment@hpph.ca
[Please include the Job Posting Number 58-2021 in the subject line of your email]

Posted: November 18, 2021

Physician Consultant Part Time | Job Posting 52-2021

Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is committed to providing people with a healthy, inclusive and accommodating workplace. HPPH is an equal opportunity employer and provides a dynamic and progressive work environment. We welcome and encourage applications from all persons, including those with disabilities. Upon request, we will provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who take part in all aspects of recruitment and selection process in order to ensure that all materials and processes are accessible to persons with disabilities.

We have an opening for a Part-Time PHYSICIAN CONSULTANT. The successful applicant will provide support to the Medical Officer of Health/ CEO in the management of the health unit’s programs, services and corporate decisions, as well as medical and public health expertise and oversight in accordance with the Health Protection and Promotion Act and the Ontario Public Health Standards.

Summary:

Supports the Medical Officer of Health in providing direction and support for a broad array of public health programs and services including infectious diseases, environmental health, chronic disease and injury prevention, and child and family health in a strict regulatory environment. May take the lead in specific program areas. Participate with the Medical Officer of Health in a 24 hour on-call system.

Education:

  • Licensed to practice medicine in Ontario
  • Post-graduate degree in public health. Fellowship in Community Medicine preferred or a Master of Public Health degree or equivalent from a recognized university. May be considered if willing to pursue such qualifications.

Skills and Experience:

  • Strong management and leadership skills
  • Strong communications skills

Conditions:

  • Immunizations in accordance with Board Policy including annual influenza and COVID-19 immunization, unless medically contra indicated

Hours:

Hours will usually be between 8:30 am – 4:30 pm; Monday to Friday (flexible may include evenings and weekends). There may be vacation coverage which will require a 35 hour work week. (approximately 5 weeks annually)

Wage: 

$121.76 to 151.28 per hour (Salary is dependent on qualifications as outlined by the Ministry of Health)

Apply to:

Huron Perth Public Health
653 West Gore Street
Stratford, Ontario N5A 1L4
Email to: recruitment@hpph.ca
[Please include the Job Posting Number 52-2021 in the subject line of your email]

Posted: November 10, 2021

 


Diversity

We are an equal opportunity employer and value workplace diversity. We are committed to hiring the best person for the job. Our employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, ancestry, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, record of offences, marital, relationship, or family status, or disability as set under the Human Rights Code of Ontario.