The Andrew County Health Department is accepting applications for a Public Health Emergency Planner. This is a contracted position responsible for the planning, organization, and administration of emergency preparedness activities for the agency within the county and Region H. Requirements; Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with specialization in public health, nursing, health care administration, biological, physical or environmental science, health and human services, epidemiology, personnel or business administration. Strong understanding of core public health functions, competencies, and essential services. Advanced knowledge of laws, regulations and policies relating to public health powers and duties, local government organizations, healthcare systems and community resources and their functions as related to public health preparedness and response, disease reporting and surveillance. Bids may be brought in to 106 North 5th Street or mailed to Andrew County Health Department, PO Box 271, Savannah, MO 64485 prior to 4:00 pm May 12, 2017. For additional information contact Andrew Hoffman, Administrator at 816-324-3139 from 7:00am-4:00pm Monday through Friday.