Health Technician


Wabash Area Development, Inc Head Start program has an opening for a Health Technician  in our Harrisburg office.  This is a pay grade VIII, full-time position with benefits as described in the employee handbook.

Responsibilities:  The Health Technician assists the Mental Health, Family Health/Nutrition and Disability Coordinators, Home Visitors, Center Teachers, and supervisor in tracking, monitoring, and educating on the medical/dental/nutritional services as stipulated in the program Performance Standards.  The Health Technician also directly supervises Family Health Assistant(s) and Cook(s) as assigned.


Minimum qualifications: Must be a LPN or RN with a minimum of 12 months of experience working with low-income families.   Must become certified as an Illinois State Audiometric Technician and Vision Screening Technician within a time frame determined by the employer.

How to Apply

Deadline:  Applicants may download a WADI employment application at or available at any WADI office.  Click on the JOBS button for detailed job information.   Applicants can also mail applications to WADI Critical Records/Risk Management Coordinator, PO Box 70, Enfield, IL  62835.   WADI employees may apply by submitting a letter of intent listing education and qualifications to the CR/RM Coordinator.   The deadline for all applications to be received by the CR/RM Coordinator is no later than Noon on Tuesday, February 2, 2016.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action