employee holding two thumbs upWe work with the community to enhance, protect, and promote the health of the environment and the well-being of all who live in or visit Dane County. We strive to operate with health and racial equity as a core value and strategic priority to make sure health outcomes in Dane County are not determined by race or other group status.

We value the strengths, perspectives, and contributions of a diverse workforce and community. Come join us!

Current Employment Opportunities

Sanitarian III Closes 1/31/22
This work is characterized by leadership responsibility for training and advising Public Health Sanitarians and Environmental Health Technicians, and providing specialized expertise in assigned programmatic areas. Assists in the promotion of accepted principles of environmental health and enforcement of the health laws. Dane County Position Description.

LTE COVID-19 Response Specialist  Continuous
These positions will staff COVID-19 testing sites in the community, or monitor COVID-19 cases through contact investigation, tracing, establishing disease incidence and education. They also provide surge capacity to the COVID-19 vaccine site, as needed. 


We are committed to helping build tomorrow's public health work force. Periodically we have opportunities for unpaid internships to provide interns with practical experience and exposure to working in a local public health department.

Please complete the form below if you are interested in an internship opportunity.
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