Careers

Career opportunities at Tennessee Department of Health

Current Opportunities

Come join the team that's committed to protecting, promoting, and improving the health and prosperity of people in Tennessee. We are dedicated to service and are passionate about partnering with our communities to help reach their health goals.

See below for our current, executive and preferred vacancies.  

  • ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES ASSISTANT 2* - 05192022 - 31645 (Washington County)
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES ASSISTANT 2*- 05192022 - 31516 (Knox County)
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES ASSISTANT 3 - 05192022 - 31515 (Knox County)
  • DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA RELATIONS - 31595 (Davidson County)
  • ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST 3* - 05192022-31672 (Williamson County)
  • NURSE PRACTITIONER - 05192022 - 31743 (Rutherford County)
  • PH LABORATORY MANAGER 1 - 05192022 - 31655 (Davidson County)
  • PH LABORATORY SCIENTIST 3 - 05192022 - 31661 (Davidson County)
  • PHYSICIAN - 31699 (Davidson County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATOR 2* - 05192022 - 31715(Montgomery  County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING CONSULTANT 1 - 05192022 - 31621 (Davidson  County) 
  • PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICE ASSISTANT - 05192022 - 31626 (Carter County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICE ASSISTANT - 05192022 - 31663 (Gibson County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICE SUPERVISOR 3 - 05192022-31517 (Sevier County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM DIRECTOR 3 - 31745 (Davidson  County)
  • REGISTERED NURSE 2* - 05192022 - 31669 (Fayette County)
  • REGISTERED NURSE 2* - 05192022 - 31789 (Wilson County)
  • REGISTERED NURSE 2* - 05192022 - 31800 (Rutherford County)
  • SECRETARY - 05192022 - 31709 (Hamilton County)
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES ASSISTANT 5 - 31353 (Davidson County) 
  • LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE 2* - 05122022-31401 (Hardin County)
  • PH LABORATORY SCIENTIST 1 - 05122022 - 31336  (Davidson County)
  • PH LABORATORY SCIENTIST 3 - 05122022 - 31306 (Davidson County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM DIRECTOR 2 - 05122022-31233(Shelby County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM DIRECTOR 2 - 05122022-31434 (Davidson County)
  • PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM DIRECTOR 2 - 31487(Davidson County)
  • REGISTERED NURSE 2* - 05122022-31403 (Henry County)
  • Dentist (Maury County)
  • DIRECTOR OF STI PREVENTION - 31075 (Davidson County)
  • INFORMATICS EPIDEMIOLOGIST - 31154 (Davidson County)
  • LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE 2* - 05052022-31056 (Sevier County)
  • LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE 2* - 05052022-31056 (Bradley County)
  • NUTRITIONIST 2 - 05052022 - 30992 (Lincoln County)
  • PHYSICIAN - 31130 (Sumner County)
  • REGISTERED NURSE 2* - 05052022 - 30976 (Maury County)
  • LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE 2* - 04282022 - 30817 (Cumberland County)
  • PHARMACIST 2 - 30449 (Davidson County)
  • PHYSICIAN - 30500 (Davidson County)

 

Click here for more opportunities with the state of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/careers/apply-here.html 

 

If interested in the position below, please click on the link

 

Public Health Executive's Fellowship Commissioner's Fellowship in Public Health - Student Internship and Volunteer Opportunities - Health Program Areas - Health - TN.gov

 

 

Pursuant to the State of Tennessee’s Workplace Discrimination and Harassment policy, the State is firmly committed to the principle of fair and equal employment opportunities for its citizens and strives to protect the rights and opportunities of all people to seek, obtain, and hold employment without being subjected to illegal discrimination and harassment in the workplace. It is the State’s policy to provide an environment free of discrimination and harassment of an individual because of that person’s race, color, national origin, age (40 and over), sex, pregnancy, religion, creed, disability, vetran’s status or any other category protected by state and/or federal civil rights laws.