Health Department: Bilingual Office Assistant

Summary: Under general supervision, performs county or regional health department office work, in a clinic setting, of average difficulty; and performs related work as required.

Distinguishing Features: This is the entry-working level class in the Public Health Office sub-series. An incumbent in this class performs some combination of patient registration, scheduling, patient checkout, fee/payment collection, accounts reconciliation, insurance, eligibility determination, patient education, WIC voucher disbursement, vital records processing, and/or medical records duties, local registrar, deputy registrar, lead clerk, TennCare enrollment coordination, and public relations duties; may also perform some property and procurement or personnel duties. This class differs from the Public Health Office Supervisor 1 in that an incumbent of the latter is head of the office staff in a small county health department (not a satellite site), supervising two to four office employees, and assists the county director with administrative duties.

Applications can be submitted via email to, mailed, or hand delivered to: Sevier County Mayor’s Office, 125 Court Ave., Suite 102E, Attn: Human Resources, Sevierville, TN 37862

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

It is the policy of Sevier County to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam-era veteran or special disabled veteran, or status in any other group protected by law.

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