Job Openings

Job OpeningsThe Knox County Board of Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All job vacancies at the Knox County Health Department are offered first internally to existing staff. If the position is not filled by someone already currently employed at the health department, the position is advertised on this website, in area newspapers and other appropriate venues (i.e. professional associations). Each announcement, insofar as practicable, shall specify the title, salary range, nature of the job, the required qualifications, the type of selection procedure to be used, and the deadline for and method of application.


General Application for Employment  

We currently have no job openings.


The health department regularly accepts resumes which are kept on file for one year from the date received.


Resumes can be sent to:

Human Resources

Knox County Health Department

11660 Upper Gilchrist Road

Mount Vernon, OH 43050

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Public Health - Knox County Health DepartmentPublic Health is about focused community efforts to prevent disease, promote healthy lifestyles and protect the environment. It is what we do with our community partners to ensure conditions that support the health and well- being of our residents.


Contact Us

Monday-Friday   8:00 a.m. -  4:30 p.m.
Third Tuesday of every month, open until 6 p.m.

Phone: 740-392-2200    Fax: 740-392-9613

For public health emergencies during
non-business hours, call

740-397-3333, Ext.#1

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11660 Upper Gilchrist Road
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050