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Date: Dec 6, 2017

Location: JACKSONVILLE, FL, US, 32207

The State Personnel System is an E-Verify employer. For more information click on our E-Verify website.

Requisition No: 25415 

Agency: Department of Health


Position Number: 64068435 

Salary:  $29,344.38 - $51,136.20 

Posting Closing Date: 12/21/2017 



This is a Senior Human Services Program Analyst position for HIV/AIDS/STD. The incumbent in this position requires minimal supervision and makes independent decisions in providing direct disease and public health awareness intervention activities in support of HIV/STD Prevention and Control Programs including but not limited to Partner Counseling Referral Services (PCRS), epidemiological case analysis and investigations, notification, counseling and referral services of individuals exposed to or at-risk of infection from chlamydia, gonorrhea, hepatitis, herpes simplex virus (HSV), HIV/AIDS, human papilloma virus (HPV), syphilis and other bacterial, biological, viral agents. This position requires a firsthand knowledge of public health systems, as well as, high-quality and ethical professional and interpersonal skills to interact with health care clients, health care professionals and others who impact HIV/STD Prevention and Control, Public Health Awareness and other CHD activities.


Duties with also require knowledge of and appropriate interface with varied social, economic, cultural and lifestyle characteristics, and a skill in communicating with, and eliciting information from patients and target groups with these diverse backgrounds, Minimal guidance and instruction on work methods, procedures and techniques are required with review of activities at completion for technical accuracy, timeliness and adherence to instructions and guidelines. The incumbent is required to link clients to health education and medical treatment services, and must be able to work collaboratively with education and clinical staff. All activities performed must comply with exemplary customer service standards and federal, state, department and CHD Information Security and Confidentiality statutes, rules, regulations, policies and procedures.


Must have a bachelor's or master degree in Public Health, Health Education, Health Sciences, or Psychology from an accredited college/university or four or more years' experience working in Public Health.  Must have experience providing medical assistance in a Public Health setting.  Must have a current HIV 500/501 certification from the Department of Health.  Must have at least 3 years of experience working with community based organizations that serve at-risk individuals (i.e. LGBTQ, homeless, etc.)?Do you have experience or training as a disease investigation specialist.  Must be willing to work outside of normal working hours for community events or emergencies.


All applications must be completed online through People First.  No faxed or mailed applications will be accepted by the agency.


**NOTE:  Your responses to qualifying questions for this position must be verifiable by documentation provided through the electronic application process. **


This position requires a security background check and participation in direct deposit.


Note: You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.


Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website:


If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.


The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I-9 and that information will be verified using the E-Verify system. E-Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility. 


Incumbents may be required to perform emergency duty before, during, and/or beyond normal work hours or days.




  • Proficient Computer Skills i.e. Word PowerPoint Excel Publisher
  • Effective Communicator/Listener
  • Goal Oriented
  • Organized
  • Team Player


Department of Health Career Service employees enjoy the following benefits:


  • State of Florida Retirement package - 3% employee contribution required
  • 9 Annual paid holidays
  • Ability to earn 104 hours of paid Annual Leave (annually)
  • Ability to earn 104 Hours of paid Sick Leave (annually)
  • Health insurance for individual or family coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Additional supplemental insurances available such as dental, disability, etc.
  • Tax Deferred Medical and Child Care Reimbursement Accounts available
  • Tuition waiver available


Your take home pay can be significantly influenced by your insurance premiums.  Compare your current premium with the State of Florida employee premiums!


Monthly employee premium for the standard PPO/HMO:


Single coverage is $50

Family coverage is $180


 Monthly employee premium for the High Deductible Health Plan PPO/HMO:


Single coverage is $15

Family coverage is $64.30



The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville