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Contact Tracer

West Sacramento, CA 95691

Posted: 09/16/2021 Employment Type: DirectHire Industry: Admin Support Job Number: 1563157

Job Description

PACIFIC STAFFING is proud to partner with the Washington School District for West Sacramento areato recruit COVID-19 Contact Tracers.  The contact tracer is responsible for calling people (contacts) who have been exposed to COVID-19 and providing health education and guidance to interrupt ongoing disease transmission.


The ideal candidate will have strong customer service skills and excellent communication.


Primary Responsibilities include:


  • Initiate prompt communication with people exposed to COVID-19 (contacts) through text, phone calls, email, and other communication platforms as necessary. 
  • Employ dynamic communication and interpersonal skills, cultural competency/sensitivity, tactful language, and empathetic interviewing skills to build rapport and maintain trust with patients of varied backgrounds. 
  • Verify the contact s identity during initial communications and prior to disclosing confidential information. Assure confidentiality and carry out efforts to locate and communicate with clients in a manner that preserves the confidentiality and privacy of all involved. 
  • Notify the contact of their exposure to COVID-19, following a script or guidance to provide COVID-19 health education. 
  • Conduct notification of exposure in a manner that maintains the confidentiality of the patient (or person who was diagnosed with COVID-19) and ensures that the identity of the patient is NOT disclosed
  • Conduct daily check-ins to assess signs/symptoms via locally designated method.


CANDIDATE AVAILABILITY:


  • Must be available to work 8: 00am 5: 00pm, Monday - Friday
  • Locations West Sacramento School District area.
  • Project Duration end of 2021 approximately, or longer.



CANDIDATE COMPLIANCE  (Must complete prior to start):
  • TB Testing required (must be able to obtain).
  • Fingerprinting Live Scan Background check (through the school district).
  • Proof of COVID vaccination.
  • This position will be hired directly with the West Sacramento School district as limited term employees. No benefits provided.  

    Please contact Lisa-Maree/Recruiter at 916-839-7207 with any immediate questions.


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