Monterey County: PUBLIC HEALTH MICROBIOLOGIST II

Monterey County


Summary of Position

The Public Health Laboratory is part of the Monterey County Health Department (MCHD) which holds a nationally recognized accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board.

The laboratory provides testing services to support MCHD Communicable Disease and Tuberculosis Units, Clinics, Environmental Health, and local hospitals and health care providers in protecting the community from infectious diseases and harmful microbes in food and water.


The Public Health Laboratory is seeking to fill a Public Health Microbiologist (PHM) II position. Under general direction from the Senior PHM, the PHM II performs, interprets and reports microbiological tests on a variety of diagnostic and reference specimens, conducts quality control procedures, assists in training laboratory staff and performs duties as required.

A list of eligible candidates resulting from this recruitment may be used to fill current and future full-time or temporary vacancies as they arise.


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