Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Office Assistant

Sep 19 2022
Job Description

 

State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Kauai District Health Office

Disease Investigation Branch

Lihue, Kauai

 

Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC)
Office Assistant

Starting at $2,760 per month, salary commensurate w/ training and experience

 

Exempt, non-civil service, full-time, temporary appointment. The purpose of this position is to provide clerical support to the Administration, other sections and programs of the Kauai District Health Office and other duties as required.

 

 

Minimum Qualification(s)

 

EDUCATION:  Graduation from High School.

 

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:  Work experience which involved performance of clerical tasks which demonstrated knowledge of English grammar; spelling and arithmetic; ability to read and understand oral and written instructions; write simply and directly and compare words and numbers quickly and accurately.

 

Clerical experience which involved the performance of a variety of clerical tasks and demonstrated knowledge of office practices and procedures, and the ability to carry out procedures in clerical work systems and operate various kinds of office equipment and technologies. 

 

LICENSE:  Valid 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 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

Kauai District Health Office

3040 Umi Street

Lihue, Hawaii 96766

Attn:  Human Resources

 

Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position no. 124048.

 

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

 

Other Information

 

For additional information, you may email Hazel Kashiwabara at [email protected]

 

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, 2020 – July 31, 2022. Continuation of this position will be dependent on a successful application for subsequent grant period.

 

The mission of the Department of Health is to protect and improve the health and environment for all people in Hawai`i. Hawaii Department of Health 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