Employment Opportunities


Public Health Finance / Administrative Director

The Health Department of Northwest Michigan seeks a highly skilled and energetic individual to join its dynamic leadership team as the Public Health Finance / Administrative Director. This position provides financial and administrative leadership for 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 Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or related field, with Certified Public Accountant and Masters Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Public Administration 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 by May 15, 2019.


Social Worker

The Health Department of Northwest Michigan has multiple social work positions available providing individual and group mental health services to youth in school settings. These positions will be full time during the school year, September through June, with minimal days during the summer, and will be located in Alanson, Central Lake, East Jordan, and Gaylord.

Current license to practice as a LMSW or LPC is required; LLMSW will be considered. Experience with electronic medical records and mental health billing is preferred.

We offer competitive wages ($43,896.32 - $52,549.12) generous time off, and an excellent benefit package. If you're a provider who enjoys working with children and adolescents as a team member in an independent, integrated care setting, we want to talk with you.

To receive full consideration, , interested and qualified applicants should send their (1) cover letter, (2) resume, (3) completed HDNW application AS ONE PACKAGE by June 7, 2019 to careers@nwhealth.org.

Health Department of Northwest Michigan is an equal opportunity employer.


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