Breastfeeding Peer Counselor (Spanish English Fluency Required)

Position Summary
The Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is responsible for the performance of support activities in the Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program through telephone, texting, support groups, and occasional home and/or hospital visits.  The program provides education and support about the benefits of breastfeeding, overcoming common barriers and how to prevent and handle common breastfeeding concerns.  

 

Qualifications | Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED.  
  • Must have breastfed at least one baby for a minimum of six months (does not have to be currently breastfeeding).  
  • Is enthusiastic about breastfeeding and wants to help other mothers enjoy a positive experience.
  • Fluency in writing, texting and speaking Spanish and English.  
  • Must be able to provide personal transportation for work-related business. 
  • Must obtain annual flu vaccination and any job specific immunizations. May be required to submit to a two-step PPD test.

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COVID-19 Case Investigator / Contact Tracing

Position Summary: 

Provide epidemiologic and disease related technical consultation related to surveillance, investigation, control, and follow up of COVID-19 cases and contacts in Pueblo County. Responds to inquiries from the medical community and the general public concerning infectious disease.

 

Qualifications | Requirements:

Minimum Required Education: High School diploma or General Education Development (GED) equivalent with three years’ work experience in the Pueblo community.

Preferred Education: Associates degree with up to two years’ work experience in the Pueblo
community or bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with no experience.

Note: Any acceptable combination of education (minimum required), training, and experience that provides the above knowledge, abilities, and skills may be substituted.

Fluency in writing, texting, and speaking English. Ability to speak, text, and write fluently in Spanish is desired.

Must possess and maintain a valid Colorado driver’s license and be able to provide personal transportation for work-related business. If nursing degree: must provide current Colorado license. Must obtain annual flu vaccination and any job specific immunizations. May be required to submit to a two-step PPD test.

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Communicable Disease Specialist

Position Summary: 

Provide epidemiologic and disease related technical consultation related to surveillance, investigation, control, and follow up of reportable communicable diseases in Pueblo County. Responds to inquiries from the medical community and the general public concerning infectious disease.

 

Qualifications | Requirements:

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree in public health, epidemiology, nursing, biostatistics, or closely related field required. Four years of work experience in health care/ public health setting preferred. Master’s degree in public health or closely related field is preferred.

Note: Any acceptable combination of education (minimum required), training, and experience that provides the above knowledge, abilities, and skills may be substituted.

Fluency in writing, texting, and speaking English. Ability to speak, text, and write fluently in Spanish is desired.

Must possess and maintain a valid Colorado driver’s license and be able to provide personal transportation for work-related business. If nursing degree: must provide current Colorado license. Must obtain annual flu vaccination and any job specific immunizations. May be required to submit to a two-step PPD test.

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