WDR-00041838 Health Director - Suffolk County Farms, Yaphank, NY
The Health Director is responsible for implementing all medical
requirements described in the camp safety plan submitted to the Suffolk County
Department of Health and ensuring compliance with all applicable local, state,
and federal laws.
Responsibilities include reviewing, evaluating, protecting, and maintaining campers’ health records; securing and administering medicines and treatment to campers according to physicians’ orders; recording all treatment according to established procedures and reporting required incidents to the local health department within 24 hours. The Health Director determines when a camper must receive attention from a physician or other medical professional and arranges transportation as needed. The Health Director provides training to camp personnel as needed including, but not limited to first aid, epi-pen assist, inhaler assist. The Health Director oversees the initial health screening of campers and provides a safety briefing as needed to staff and campers every Friday. The Health Director is responsible for maintaining supply inventory in the Health Center and submitting order requests as needed.
Direction – 5%
Management – 45%
Coordination/Operation – 45%
Professional Improvement – 5%
Health and Safety – Applied to all duties and functions
EEO/EPO and Policy – Applied to all duties and functions
Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and support diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Salary: $23 per hour
Schedule: NON-EXEMPT – TEMP: July 1, 2024 – August 16, 2024
No relocation or VISA Sponsorship available
HOW TO APPLY:
Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.
Applicants need to:
Attach/upload a resume to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. Attach/upload a cover letter to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. Attach/upload contacts info for three references to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format.
In the "Experience" section of your application, use the Paperclip icon to search for file(s) or use the "Drop Files Here" box to manually drag document(s) into your application. Once the application is submitted, you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.
External Applicants: (including current employees of other Cornell Cooperative Extension Associations), please refer to the Applying for a Job (External Candidate) document for additional guidance.
Internal Applicants: Current employees of the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association indicated in this job posting are considered internal applicants; please refer to the Applying for a Job (Internal Candidate) document for additional guidance.
The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions. If you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Human Resources at (631) 727-7850 or via email at HR-CCESuffolk@cornell.edu
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and New York State residents. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Last updated January 3, 2024