Physician/Health Officer

Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department

The Wheeling-Ohio County Board of Health is seeking an individual to fill the position of County Health Officer. The department has an opportunity for a local practicing physician to fulfill the duties of the Health Officer. This is a part time, non-civil service position. The Health Officer will report directly to the Wheeling-Ohio County Board of Health. The successful candidate will work closely with the Administrator of the Health Department and will provide medical direction and limited policy development for the department. Experience and training in primary care and public health services is desirable but not a requirement. Preference will be given to candidates residing in Ohio County. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and curriculum vitae by April 10, 2021 to: Howard Gamble, MPH, Administrator Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department 1500 Chapline Street, Room 106 Wheeling, WV 26003, (304) 234-3682.