MMDHD Careers

Public Health Representative

Application Deadline - January 17, 2020

Mid-Michigan District Health Department is hiring for a full-time Public Health Representative to provide public health services based on the core competency and essential functions of public health. This position’s base will be in the Gratiot Branch Office located in Ithaca and will be expected to work district-wide. This position will work under the supervision of the Community Health and Education Division.

General Description of Responsibilities:

Public Health Representatives (PHR) are employees that perform a full range of clerical, medical assisting and related administrative support duties using independent judgment in making decisions where alternatives are determined by policies, procedures, and past practices. Assigned responsibilities are completed under general direction of supervisory and professional staff.


  • Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent with extra course work in office, clerical and medical procedures and practices.
  • Possession of a valid Michigan vehicle operator’s license, own transportation, and ability to travel as required.
  • Physical Requirements:
    • Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, and writing and repetitive motions.
    • Exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.

Starting hourly wage – $12.78

Qualified applicants may submit a cover letter and resume along with a completed employment application that may be downloaded from this page under "How to apply" and send to: Mid-Michigan District Health Department, Attn: Human Resources, 615 N. State St., Suite 2, Stanton, MI  48888 or e-mail: by January 17. 2020.  EOE.

How To Apply

To apply, please download and complete our Application for Employment. For details, please contact Human Resources by phone, fax, or email:

Phone: 989-831-3633
Fax: 989-831-5522

Application for Employment (Word)

Application for Employment (PDF)


Equal Opportunity Employer

Mid-Michigan District Health Department is an equal opportunity employer. You are welcome to apply for any vacancy that we have posted here or in the media. Please note that not all of our vacancies are posted here due to one reason or another. If you find a posted vacancy of ours somewhere else, you can still use our application for convenience.

Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law

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Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

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