HIV Educator

Allen County Public Health

Position Available

Full Time – 37.5 hours per week

Service Area: Prevention and Health Promotion Services

Reports to: Director of Prevention and Health Promotion Services

Salary:  Pay Grade 25; $24.74 per hour

Under direction of the Director of Prevention and Health Promotion Services (PHPS), the HIV/AIDS Educator plans, develops and implements the HIV/AIDS program, through provision of HIV risk assessment, testing, counseling and referral services for high-risk populations within an 11-county region.

Essential Duties:


Bachelor’s degree in health education or related field required and 3 years of previous experience in HIV Prevention or health education preferred. Ability to provide education and testing to high-risk groups in their environment, such as prisons, soup kitchens, bars, etc. Valid Ohio driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and proof of auto liability insurance coverage required. Must have a vehicle to use on the job that is in roadworthy condition. Must be able to access to potential testing sites, e.g. prisons and other secure facilities.

WORKING CONDITIONS:  Occasional overtime required.  Travel within and outside the region required.  Occasional work at night or on weekends.  May come in contact with blood/body fluids. 

BENEFITS: Paid holidays, vacation, health insurance, public retirement system

Submit resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, Allen County Public Health, PO Box 1503, Lima Ohio 45802-1503 or email to

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