Contact Tracer

at Ajilon
Location Atlanta, GA
Date Posted November 9, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time
Full-Time/Part-Time

Description

** Must take, complete, and have a certification from ASTHO or John Hopkins***

The Contact Tracer will:

• Conduct outreach to individuals to discuss their potential exposure and provide approved information on self-quarantine procedures, what to do if symptoms develop, and if appropriate, make referrals for testing or other resources.

• Communicate with colleagues, supervisors and the public in a professional and empathetic manner.

• Systematically collect and record information in a centralized database.

• Collaborate with his/her supervisor in identifying and meeting project goals.

• Participate in ongoing professional development and related trainings as well as weekly team meetings.

• Maintain regular, frequent contact with supervisor.

• Conduct other related duties as assigned. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact professionally, appropriately and effectively with a wide range of culturally diverse individuals during a time of crisis and distress.

• Excellent ability to think critically and communicate both verbally and in writing in a professional and empathetic manner.

• Computer skills are necessary and should include the ability to access and navigate various databases and software programs following training.

• Equally comfortable working individually and within a team environment that emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration.

• Must be 18 years of age or older.

• A background check is required. However, the circumstances of prior justice-involvement will be considered on a case-by-case basis and will not necessarily disqualify a candidate.

• Present evidence of identity and authorization to work in the United States (I-9 documentation)

Pay is $18/hr

Must be able to pick up equipment from Joliet, IL