Join our team! The Winnebago County Health Department is
looking for a Public Health Aide for our WIC Program.

The Public Health Aide provides program support, health screening, and clerical assistance for the WIC Program (Women, Infants and Children). WIC provides nutrition education, breastfeeding education and support, supplemental nutritious foods, and connections to other community services.

Essential functions include providing reception and application services to individuals who walk in or call with questions about agency programs, including screening for income and categorical eligibility and scheduling of appointments. This individual also processes intake of required personal and family information according to program requirements.  The Public Health Aide conducts basic health screenings including finger stick and blood testing for iron and lead, height, length, weight, and oral swabs, using a variety of equipment and following universal precautions for blood-borne pathogens.

Required Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain current CPR Certification.

  • Current valid Wisconsin driver’s license, access to a motor vehicle, and commitment to meet and maintain the County’s automobile insurance requirements

Working With Us
The Winnebago County Health Department (WCHD) is a pioneer in public health strategy, collaborating to implement change that will improve health for all residents. Offices are located in Oshkosh and Neenah with over 50 dedicated staff to serve a variety of health roles from both direct care to administrative policy.
Living in Winnebago County
In Winnebago County, we take great pride in our communities, people and natural resources. We are home to the largest fresh water inland lake in Wisconsin, Lake Winnebago, along with many other beautiful lakes including Buttes des Morts, Little Lake Butte des Morts, Poygan, Rush and Winneconne. Our waterways, boat landings, trails and parks offer many opportunities for outdoor recreation year round.
Winnebago County has a stable economy, low crime rate and access to top-rated health care. We have many outstanding academic centers including the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, UW-Fox Valley and Fox Valley Technical College. Our desire to make Winnebago County the best place to live, work and visit is evident in each of our cities, townships and villages.

To learn more about working at WCHD, visit our website to find our:
  • Mission & Vision
  • Strategic Plan
  • Annual Report
  • Staff Organization
  • Community Health Data
Fox Valley Region:
Winnebago County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer - learn more
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