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

LTE Breastfeeding Peer Counselor  (closes 7/15/22)
This paraprofessional position provides basic breastfeeding information and encouragement to pregnant and breastfeeding people who are participating in the WIC program. 

Public Health Nurse  (closes 7/18/22)
Among other duties, this position uses principles of epidemiology, community assessment and scientific research to identify opportunities for primary prevention education and to participate in surveillance, prevention, control and follow-up for communicable and chronic diseases. Employs evidence-based Public Health policies and methods to provide education, screening, outreach, referral, coordination and other services. 


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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