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Health Director
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 5:11pm
Jasper and Newton Counties are located in east Texas near the Louisiana border . . . pine trees, Lake Sam Rayburn, Dam B, Toledo Bend Dam. These neighboring counties are each approximately 935 square miles with a combined population of approximately 50,000. Located 1 hour north of Beaumont, 2-1/2 hours northeast of Houston.

The mission of Jasper Newton County Public Health District is to protect and promote public health by providing quality health care and education.

Under general administrative direction of the administrative board, the Director leads and directs the health district in compliance with all local, state and federal laws, plans and implements Public Health Emergency Preparedness, Breast and Cervical Cancer Services, Communicable Disease, Environmental and Consumer Health, Family Planning/Healthy Texas Women, HIV/STD, Immunization, Primary Health Care and Women Infant and Children (WIC) programs.

The selected individual must hold a

a. Master of Public Health Degree OR

b. Associate/Bachelor (medical field, public administration or business) with 10 years public health experience or relevant experience OR

c. Relevant Experience

Salary range: $50,000 - $55,000

For more information on this position contact:

Mary Kathryn Woods, Board Secretary
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Jasper Newton County Public Health District
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