Open positions are listed at the bottom of the page. 

All applicants must fill out an online application or fill out an application and return it to the health department. 

Knox County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, pregnancy, citizenship or any other protected classification established by law. Federal and state criminal background check and drug screening are required for all positions.

Employee Benefits
We offer a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees:

  • Medical, Vision and Dental Coverage
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation, Sick and Personal Time
  • Providers receive paid leave time for continuing education and annual allowance for CE expenses.
  • Providers may be eligible for Student Loan Repayment under Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA)

Open Positions Closing Date
Environmental Health Practitioner (LEHP)/Environmental Health Specialist Until Filled
Public Health Nurse  Until Filled
Dental Clinic Supervisor Until Filled
LPN-Clinical Service Nurse Until Filled
Dentist Until Filled