Employment Opportunities


CFO / Director of Administrative Services

The CFO / Director of Administrative Services serves a complex, multi-county district health department including Antrim, Charlevoix, Emmet and Otsego counties, with the administrative office in Charlevoix.

This position provides direction for financial management of the Health Department by demonstrating extensive knowledge of accounting practices, develops and monitors budgets and financial reporting through knowledge of federal, state, and local funding mechanisms and sources in conjunction with the Health Officer and Division Directors. Also provides administrative oversight of information technology, payroll, and agency support.

Requirements: Excellent communication skills, a minimum of six years of progressively more responsible experience involving accounting, administration, and management activities, preferably in a health care setting, and four years in a lead or supervisory capacity are required.

Education: Possession of a Master's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Public Administration, with Certified Public Accountant preferred. We offer a competitive wage, generous time off, and an excellent benefit package. If you're a financial professional with the skill set listed above, who seeks a challenging position within a progressive health department, we want to talk with you.

To receive full consideration, submit your (1) cover letter, (2) resume, (3) completed HDNW application to careers@nwhealth.org. This position will remain open until filled, with priority given to those applications received by February 15, 2019.


Home Care and Hospice Nurses - Part time and Full time positions available

Exciting and rewarding nursing position are currently available in our Home Care and Hospice division.

-- Part time, CONTINGENT (2-3 days a week with some weekend call.) The majority of the work will be in Antrim County, with some work in Charlevoix.

-- Full time (37.5 hours/week with some weekend call) The majority of the work will be in the greater Charlevoix area.

The nurses in these positions will provide professional nursing care in our clients' homes by assessing health conditions, coordinating and managing health care needs of clients and their families, and communicating with appropriate health care professionals.

Minimum of one year of nursing experience required. Home Care and Hospice experience preferred. Must possess current license to practice as RN in Michigan. Valid Michigan driver's license/current auto insurance required.

Qualified applicants should submit their (1) cover letter, (2) resume, (3) completed HDNW application, and (4) a copy of their RN license to careers@nwhealth.org. This position will remain open until filled, with first priority given to applications received by March 8, 2019.



IT Technician

The Health Department of Northwest Michigan seeks applicants for a full time IT position to provide ongoing support of hardware, software, and peripherals for all divisions of the Health Department and Dental Clinics North. This position will:
-- Configure, install, and provide ongoing support of software and hardware systems, including printers and other peripheral equipment
-- Repair and maintain computers, printers, and other technology equipment
-- Perform one-on-one computer coaching on technology when necessary
-- Troubleshoot hardware and software issues in person, remotely, and via phone and email to solve technical problems
-- Adapt quickly to changing priorities and urgent requests, as directed by agency management
-- Respond to IT ticket system requests and document processes for resolution
-- Travel to any of our 13 northern Michigan locations, as needed, to support users and agency/clinic operations

Applicants must have excellent independent problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills, along with patience, a customer-friendly attitude, and the ability to meet deadlines, provide timely, professional, and well documented technical support, adapt quickly to changing priorities and urgent requests, and work effectively and cooperatively in a team environment.

An Associate's degree (Bachelor's preferred) and one to three years of relevant experience is required.

We offer day schedules (occasional evenings / weekends) generous time off, and an excellent benefit plan. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. If you are interested in a challenging position with a growing, dynamic Health Department, we want to talk with you.

Qualified applicants should submit their (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) completed HDNW application to careers@nwhealth.org. This position will remain open until filled, with first priority given to applications received by March 29, 2019.

Health Department of Northwest Michigan is an equal opportunity employer.


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