The Meigs County Health Department invites applications for the position of: WIC program Clerk.Position Information
WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC helps income eligible pregnant and breastfeeding women, postpartum women, infants, and children up to five years of age who are at health risk due to inadequate nutrition. WIC provides breastfeeding education and support, nutrition education, supplemental highly nutritious foods and formula, and referral to prenatal and pediatric health care and other maternal and child health and human service programs (examples: Head Start, Medicaid and Food Stamps.)
The WIC Clerk, under the direction of the WIC Director and WIC Operations Coordinator, serves as the lead worker for clerical/computer system administration and assists with clinical operations including, but not limited to: scheduling, coordinating appointments, completing WIC Program Applications, assessing program eligibility and explaining WIC program criteria, issuing and mailing reminder letters/appointment or termination notices, maintaining accurate records, running reports, and assisting in community outreach.Salary, etc.
$10.00 per hour and up, depending on qualifications. This is a grant funded position offering up to full-time of 35 hours per week, benefits are dependent upon hiring status.
Final Filing Date, etc: Position open until filled. The physical posting of this position is located at the Meigs County Health Department on the bulletin board near the conference room, and that posting supercedes all others. Date Available: Immediately.Minimum QualificationsEducation:
High school graduate or equivalent.Experience:
Ideal candidate will have WIC experience and/or have been a WIC participant; Expertise in computer operations and office programs; Demonstrated ability to operate office machinery; Excellent organizational, written, and communication skills; General clerical skills; Ability to identify and resolve unusual circumstances in a professional demeanor; Take direction from other staff and complete tasks efficiently.
*Must possess valid driver’s license. **Must Submit to Background checkSend Letter of Interest, Resume and Three Letters of Reference electronically to (please no calls, walk-ins, or paper documents):
William Lambert RN, WIC Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
USDA is an equal opportunity employer and provider.