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Program Specialist-Public Health

Sauk County Personnel

  • Location: FITCHBURG, WI
  • Post Date: 1/22/2019
Salary: $17.87 - $18.90 Hourly
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Job Number: 3235
Location: West Square Building 505 Broadway Baraboo
Department: Public Health


The purpose of the Program Specialist- Public Health is to perform administrative and clerical support to the Health Department.

Essential Duties

Provide administrative support with grant procurement and management.

Maintain coalition member databases.

Create and distribute monthly e-newsletters.

Register departmental staff for trainings and collecting appropriate documentation.

Review, receive and prepare department facilitated training and associated participant attendance logs.

Create agendas and record minutes for department and coalition meetings.

Schedule vehicle maintenance.

Assist in developing and updating department policies and procedures.

Provide off-site assistance for trainings and programs, such as:?

  • Foot clinics
  • Dental programs
  • Other programs as necessary

Additional Tasks

Purge department files according to established policies as well as State and Federal requirements.

Conduct general department filing and scanning.

Track certification and licenses of departmental staff.

Perform receptionist or front desk duties as needed.

And other duties as assigned.

Minimum Training and Education

Required: Associate's degree in Administrative Assistant or another related field

Preferred: Experience in a Public Health Department
Office experience

Any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered

Sauk County offers a comprehensive benefits package including health and life insurance,  Wisconsin Retirement System. Additional voluntary life, supplemental, dental, vision, accident, short term disability plans are available along with deferred compensation. Various vacation and sick leave accrual plans are also available dependent upon position.

Sauk County Personnel