Washtenaw County Health Department is hiring more vaccinators

Applications are being accepted for temporary, part-time positions

A health worker displays a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at Robert Ballanger hospita in Aulnay-sous-Bois, north of Paris, Wednesday, Jan.6, 2021. Amid public outcry, France's health minister promised Tuesday an "exponential" acceleration of his country's shockingly slow coronavirus vaccination process. (Christophe Archambault/Pool Photo via AP) (Christophe Archambault, Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

YPSILANTI, Mich. – The Washtenaw County Health Department is looking to hire qualified applicants as temporary, part-time vaccinators for its vaccination clinics.

Vaccinators will immunize members of the surrounding communities against the virus that causes COVID-19.

Here’s what the job posting says:

Those hired as vaccinators will use a framework put together by the Human Services Department and Health Department to guide immunizations.

Duties for the position include providing COVID-19 vaccinations to priority groups and community members, assessing immunization status, working with defined at-risk populations, maintaining case records and administering immunizations in accordance with human service and public health division policy.

To qualify, applicants must have a valid Michigan driver’s license, have their own transportation and be licensed in Michigan as a registered nurse, EMT, pharmacist, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, medical doctor, osteopathic physician or have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

Temporary, part-time vaccinators are paid $22-$24 per hour.

Those interested should submit their materials by Jan. 4, 2022.

Find the job posting here.

Medical and non-medical volunteers are also being sought to help with the clinics.

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