Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Statistics Clerk

May 04 2023
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Disease Outbreak Control Division

Disease Investigation Branch

Downtown, Oahu



Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC)

Starting at $3,042 per month, salary commensurate with training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service, full-time, temporary appointment.   The primary purpose of this position is to provide 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 Qualifications


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 differences 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 or responsibility as to conclusively demonstrate that they have the ability to perform the duties described.


LICENSE:  Valid State of Hawaii Driver’s License is 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 Marvalin Kalahiki at [email protected]


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position no. 123448.


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


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.


As a condition of employment with the State of Hawai’i, all new hires must comply with the COVID-19 vaccination requirement.  The COVID-19 vaccination policy can be found at the top of the DOH Internet/Job Opportunities page:  https://health.hawaii.gov/employment/job-​opportunities/


An Equal Opportunity Employer