The West Allis Health Department is partnering with Employ Milwaukee to help respond to the public health and economic emergency stemming from CCOVID-19. The West Allis Health Department is seeking to fill Contact Tracer job openings. Contact Tracers connect (via phone/email) with COVID-19 infected individuals and advise them of isoloation procedures, collect, and quickly notify all close contacts of quarantine.

The Job Opening
CONTACT TRACER: 29 hours/week (Temp. for 6 months or longer.)
Hours: Varies duirng week; some weekend hours
Wages: $18.51 – $28.73/hr., depending upon experience
Requirements:

✓ To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must be currently unemployed.
✓ Background in health care, public health preferred, but not required.
✓ Experience with case management, community resource navigation, or special populations (non-English speaking, homeless, medically complex, etc.) helpful.
✓ A clear understading of patient confidentiality.
✓ Excellent and sensitive interpersonal, cultural sensitivity and interviewing skills to build and maintain trust with patients and contacts.
✓ Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

The Location:
After several days of in-person training at the West Allis Health Dept. (7120 W National Ave., West Allis), this position will be remote, i.e., “Work From Home”. Equipment such as cell phone and computer will be provided.

Why Should You Apply? If you are interested in being part of a team that is focused on supporting and promoting healthy behaviors and creating programs and services that help our community members live their best life possible, please apply today!

How To Apply
If you are interested and qualified in the Contact Tracer job openings, email your resume to: Biz.Services@EmployMilwaukee.org
Please put “West Allis Health Dept.” in the subject line.