Join our team! The Winnebago County Health Department is
looking for a Public Health Supervisor for our Communicable Disease Division.

The responsibilities of the Public Health Supervisor – Communicable Disease include team leadership and day-to-day management of department operations. This is a working supervisor position with responsibility for communicable disease report follow-up including tuberculosis, HIV, STIs, outbreak management, immunizations, and refugee health screening.

As part of the department leadership team, this position contributes to departmental planning, public health preparedness, communications, performance management, quality improvement, and assurance of the efficient use of resources for the delivery of the highest level of programs and services to advance the health of our communities.

Essential functions also include leading program staff in establishing goals and actions plans, assessing community needs and evaluating programs, and providing clear and appropriate direction to staff.

Required Education & Experience:

  • Master's degree in Public Health, Epidemiology, Health Education, Nursing, Environmental Health, Public Health Administration, Public Administration or a closely related field is preferred. At a minimum, a bachelor's degree in a related field is required.

  • Three years professional work experience in public health or a closely related setting.

  • Prior management or supervisory experience preferred.

  • Prior communicable disease follow-up and outbreak management experience preferred.
Apply today!

Complete the application:
Submit the application:
  • Email to:, or
  • Drop it off or mail it to: Winnebago County Human Resources Office, 112 Otter Avenue, PO Box 2808, Oshkosh, WI, 54901

For questions about the application process, call the Winnebago County Human Resources Office at 920-232-3460.

For questions about the job description, contact the Winnebago County Health Department at 920-232-3000 or
Working With Us
The Winnebago County Health Department (WCHD) is a pioneer in public health strategy, collaborating to implement change that will improve the 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
Winnebago County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer. Learn more
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