Employment & Internships

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Our work breaks down into three main categories:

  • Supporting the health of all who live in and visit Dane County
  • Protecting the environment
  • Working with community partners to improve health and prevent health inequities

We value the strengths, perspectives, and contributions of a diverse workforce and community. Come join us!

Current Employment Opportunities

  • Deputy Director – Community Health (closes 7/22/2024). The person in this position helps provide leadership for the Community Health division, including strategic planning, performance management, partnerships, and training. 
  • Disease Intervention Specialist – Project (closes 7/22/2024). The person in this position works to reduce harms associated with injection drug use through direct client engagement, outreach, risk reduction education, referral to services, and overdose prevention activities. 
  • Public Health Aide (closes 7/26/2024). The person in this position provides excellent customer service to walk-in customers, clients, and staff.  Assists callers on main phone line by scheduling appointments or directing calls to other program staff. Responds or redirects incoming department emails and faxes. Manages information technology (IT) and syringe services supplies and inventory. Provides administrative orientation to new staff and administrative support to clinic operations. Coordinates resolution of facilities issues.


There are no internships currently available. Some Limited Term Employment (LTE) jobs, listed under Employment Opportunities when open, may be appropriate for college and graduate students and could serve as an internship opportunity. See requirements under Education, Training, and Experience. 

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