Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Statistics Clerk

Oct 06 2021
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Hawaii District Health Office

Disease Outbreak Control Division

Hilo, Hawaii


Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Statistics Clerk

$2,835 - $3,447 per month, salary commensurate w/ training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service, full-time, temporary appointment. The primary purpose of this position provides independent generation of standard and routine statistical analyses and reports, using manual and automated procedures to process information, the ability to work with other clerical and support staff, and adaptation to the continually changing statistical needs of the program.



Minimum Qualification(s)


EDUCATION:     High school diploma or GED is preferred.


EXPERIENCE:   One (1) year of general clerical experience which demonstrated knowledge of English grammar, spelling, arithmetic, common office appliances and equipment; and the ability to read, understand and follow oral and written instructions, carry out clerical procedures, speak and write simply and directly, observe difference in copy and proofread words and numbers quickly and accurately.


One (1) year of specialized experience involving collecting and processing numerical data, demonstrating knowledge of methods to measure trends and variability, and of graphic and tabular presentation of statistical data.


Possession of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one year of general clerical experience.


Possession of the required number of years of experience will not in itself be accepted as proof of qualification for a position.  The applicant’s overall experience must have been of such scope and level of responsibility as to conclusively demonstrate that they have the ability to perform the duties described.


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.


How to Apply


Mail cover letter, completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment with original signature, three (3) references, salary requirement and detailed resume to:


Department of Health

Hawaii District Health Office

P.O. Box 916

Hilo, Hawaii 96721-0916

Attn:  Kathryn Tanaka


Recruitment is on continuous until needs are met for position #123446.


Application Packet at:  https://health.hawaii.gov/employme​nt/job-opportunities/


Other Information


For additional information, you may contact Kathryn Tanaka at (808) 974-6007 or [email protected]


This position is exempt from civil service. Employment in such positions is considered to be “at will.”


 As a condition of employment with the State of Hawaii, all qualified candidates who have successfully completed and passed the recruitment process, must show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination at the time a conditional offer of employment is made. Departments will consider reasonable accommodations if requested by a candidate and it is determined through an interactive process that pregnancy, a qualifying disability, or a sincerely held religious belief prevents the candidate from receiving a COVID-19 vaccination.



Please note that the COVID-19 vaccination policy above will apply to both new hires not currently employed by the State of Hawaii Executive branch, as well as current State of Hawaii Executive Branch Employees who are being considered for placement into another State of Hawaii Executive Branch position. 


An Equal Opportunity Employer