As of Wednesday October 29, 2014, the
following positions are available.
Epidemiologist-Health Dept. in Angleton (Full-time)
Bachelor’s Degree with major
course work in epidemiology, microbiology, infectious diseases, biostatistics or
related field, or five to eight years related experience and/or training
required, or combination of education and experience. RN or LVN preferred. This position performs moderately complex
epidemiological work. Work involves
assisting in the duties, implementation, and analysis of epidemiological
investigations or studies; and participating in general data management and
report writing for epidemiological investigations or studies. Duties include, but are not limited to;
- Analyze epidemiological data through the use of
- Abstracts epidemiological health data from the
medical records of private and public health physicians and hospitals
- Disseminates the results of investigations, special
studies and surveillance
- Participates in analyzing, planning, developing,
coordinating and conducting specific epidemiological investigations or
- Collects epidemiological data for the surveillance of
specific diseases and conditions
- Participates in the control of public health problems
commensurate with qualifications & experience. Hours are
8a-5p M-F with some weekend and evening work required. Applicant may be
required to work as part of the response team in the event of a public health
emergency. This is a grant funded position and the position and salary is
directly dependent upon grant funds received. Salary is $35,000-$40,000
annually. Please apply at the Brazoria
County Human Resources Dept. or applications may be obtained and submitted at
Applicant must have
certification from vocational school or two-year college degree and at least
five years of experience in carpentry, or equivalent combination of education
The carpenter will maintain
and repair all County buildings and related structures by performing the
following duties: Respond in a timely
manner to all work requests requiring carpentry expertise; use carpentry tools
to construct, alter, repair and/or install walls, stairs, floors, ceilings,
windows, doors, roofs, gutters, locks, air-conditioners, shelving, etc.;
install glass in windows, doors, and partitions; perform structural repair,
alteration or improvement work to County buildings such as lowering ceilings,
paneling offices and installing suspended ceilings; prepare surfaces for
plaster or cement work; arrange and frame metal stud walls, hang sheetrock and
perform drywall finishing such as wiring, plastering, texturing and painting
walls; build and install cabinetry, desk units, Judges’ benches, wooden porches
and handicap ramps using blueprints; perform finish carpentry work such as
installing moldings and trim work; perform routine maintenance duties, such as
delivering office supplies and moving County records and office furniture;
assist other maintenance technicians in accordance with supervisor’s requests;
regular attendance is required. Starting
salary is $18.78 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.
During the first 72 hours
following a disaster, it is mandatory that the employee is on site at the
Brazoria County Courthouse and ready to work.
Please apply at the Brazoria
County Human Resources Dept. or applications may be obtained and submitted at
Reference Librarian-Lake Jackson Library
Master’s Degree in Library
Science from an ALA accredited
college or university required.
Candidate must have skills in effectively meeting
with and dealing with the general public; working with automated library
systems; strong organizational skills, good interpersonal skills; and the
ability to work with varied software programs.
The Reference Librarian also assists the Branch Librarian in maintaining
the reference collection within established guidelines by performing the
following duties: provides reference and reader's advisory service including
Internet searching; develops and maintains the reference collection; assists
Branch Librarian and other professional staff in selecting materials for the
collection; assists public in use of collection, catalog, computers and other services;
identifies curriculum needs in the community, plans and provides services to meet those needs and performs other work as
needed. Hours are Monday through
Saturday and additional hours as required by job. Annual salary is $43,838-$50,820, based on
experience. Please apply at the Brazoria
County Human Resources Dept. or applications may also be obtained and submitted
at this website.
Senior Accountant (FT-Auditor’s Department)
Accounting degree and 5
years’ experience required. Candidate
must have strong analytical skills, good verbal and written communication
ability, and solid computer background including Excel and Word. Experience with PeopleSoft financial software
and / or Tyler Odyssey judicial software a plus. Job duties include, but not limited to,
payroll accounting, detailed account analyses, query/report writing and
internal audits. Candidate must be
flexible to changes in work processes and job responsibilities. Hours:
M-F, 8 am – 5 pm. Please apply at
the Brazoria County Human Resources Department or applications may be obtained
and submitted at this website.
PLEASE FILL OUT THE
BRAZORIA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE APPLICATION FOR THESE POSITIONS BELOW
County Sheriff’s Office is seeking a Forensic Chemist/Toxicologist to
perform services at the Brazoria County Sheriff’s Office Crime Laboratory. The Forensic
Chemist/Toxicologist will perform analyses on evidence submitted by law
enforcement (analysis of biological samples and controlled substance
submissions to look for the presence of drugs or alcohol), provide expert
testimony during court proceedings, and perform related duties. The Forensic
Chemist/Toxicologist will be expected to work independently with a
variety of analytical instrumentation techniques including GC, GC/MS, and
Headspace GC/FID, and be knowledgeable of other applicable analytical
techniques. Additionally, the Forensic
Chemist/Toxicologist shall perform Blood Alcohol determinations and
Blood Drug confirmations to assist in the administration of DWI/DUI laws. Moreover, the Forensic Chemist/Toxicologist
will assist in the training of entry level chemist/toxicologists and work
closely with laboratory management to assist in QA activities. The Forensic
Chemist/Toxicologist will enter data into the laboratory’s JusticeTrax LIMS system, write analysis
reports, and testify in court proceedings regarding Drug Chemistry and
requires a bachelors’ degree in a natural science such as
Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacology or a related field. For an undergraduate
candidate, courses in all aspects of chemistry, including organic, inorganic,
analytical, and physical chemistry are required (30 hours). (Transcripts are
required). A graduate level degree of a
Masters in Forensic Toxicology or
related field is strongly preferred.
Certification from the American Board of Forensic Toxicology is a plus.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of
three (3) years of experience in a forensic laboratory working as a
Forensic Chemist/Toxicologist are required.
A thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of
forensic science and a thorough understanding of Quality Assurance principles
are also required. Experience working in
an ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited laboratory and leadership experience is
RANGE is from $64,624 to $77,165 based on experience.
Interested applicants meeting the job qualification should send their cover
letter and resume to: Holly Fox,
Human Resources Director email: email@example.com fax no. 979-864-1035
Bachelor's degree (B. S.) in Chemistry, Biochemistry or other
natural science from an accredited four-year college or university with at
least 30 credit hours of chemistry.
Candidate must have knowledge of instrumental analytical chemistry
techniques including Gas Chromatography, HPLC, Mass Spectroscopy and FTIR. Must have experience with laboratory
accreditation, safety program administration, and knowledge of laboratory
Quality Assurance principles.
Under the supervision of the lead chemist/toxicologist,
applies scientific principles in the analysis, identification, and
classification of chemical and physical substances, materials, liquids, or
other physical evidence related to criminology, law enforcement, or
investigative work in the crime laboratory by performing the following duties.
drug specimens submitted to the crime laboratory.
urine/blood specimens for the presence of drugs and/or ethanol.
and reports cases into computer data base, performs computer searches in County
data base for case dispositions, prepares court orders for disposal of evidence
after final disposition, and other necessary job-related computer tasks.
and reviews reports and documents relating to cases.
and logs into evidence submissions to the laboratory, and places evidence into
temporary storage area or refrigeration unit as proper for specific evidence.
sorts and organizes evidence in the laboratory and drug evidence vault, and
carries responsibility for drug and toxicology evidence care, custody, and
evidence, such as, but not limited to controlled substances of substantial
monetary value, to court and to disposal unit, or transports for other
in court with respect to chain of custody matters and in the capacity of an
expert witness relating to the cases received by the laboratory.
laboratory equipment maintenance to ensure all are in safe and working order
and performs other laboratory functions as necessary.
Hours are 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Salary range is $48,291-$57,662 depending on
qualification and experience. Please
apply at the Brazoria County Sheriff’s Office located at 3602 County Road 45,
approximately 5 miles north of Angleton.
You may contact Lt. Rogers at 979-864-2257. Sheriff’s Office Applications may also be
obtained and submitted at this website.