Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Office Assistant

May 14 2024
Job Description


Disease Outbreak Control Division

Downtown, Oahu


Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Office Assistant

$3,006 - $3,809 per month, salary commensurate with training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service, full-time, temporary appointment.   The primary purpose of this position is to perform clerical duties and immediate support to the Secretary III of the Division.



Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATION:  High School graduate.


EXPERIENCE:  One and one-half (1 ½) years of work experience which involved performance of clerical tasks which demonstrated knowledge of English grammar; spelling and arithmetic.


LICENSE:  Valid State of Hawaii driver’s license preferred.


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


Department of Health

Disease Outbreak Control Division

PO BOX 3378

Honolulu, Hawaii 96801-3378

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


Other Information


For additional information, you may contact Lindsay Woodward at [email protected].


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position no. 123460.


This position is exempt from civil service. Employment in such positions is considered to be “at will.” This position can be up to a 24-month appointment, federally funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Cooperative Agreement for the budget period beginning August 1, 2023 – July 31, 2024.  Continuation of this position will be dependent on a successful application for subsequent grant periods.


The mission of the Department of Health is to protect and improve the health and environment for all people in Hawaii.  Hawaii Department of Health (HDOH) supports a diverse-multicultural workforce that reflects the community, promotes equal opportunity at all levels, and creates an inclusive work environment, free from discrimination.

An Equal Opprotunity Employer