HIV Transmission Reduction Investigation Spec

May 30 2019
Job Description

State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Communicable Disease and Public Health Nursing Division

Manoa - Kahala, Oahu


HIV Transmission Reduction Investigation Specialist


$4,079 per month, salary commensurate with training and experience


Fulltime, Temporary, Non-civil service appointment.  This position provides direct outreach, referral and EIS to newly and previously diagnosed persons and high-risk HIV negative persons to support linkage with HIV health care and treatment and related services and to assure that high risk HIV negative individuals have access PrEP.



Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university preferably in biological science, nursing, public health, social work or related areas of study.


EXPERIENCE:  One and a half years of professional front line/field work providing outreach, counseling, referral, case management or early intervention services preferably for HIV, STD or viral hepatitis.


LICENSE:  Valid driver’s license.


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, and salary requirements to:


Department of Health

Communicable Disease & Public Health Nursing Division

Harm Reduction Services Branch

Diamond Head Health Center

3627 Kilauea Avenue, #304

Honolulu, HI  96816

ATTN:  Gerald Hasty


Other Information         


For additional information, you may email Gerald Hasty at [email protected]


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met.


This position is exempt from civil service. Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will.”


An Equal Opportunity Employer