Vision and Hearing Technician Supervisor

Last updated: January 20, 2023

Bureau: School Health and Support / Vision and Hearing Screening

Full-time County Contractual
Open to all qualified candidates.
Date Posted: 1/17/23 | Date Closing: 1/31/23
Location: 791 Aquahart Road, Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: $23.08 per hour
Benefits: Participation in the County’s group health plan including prescription, dental, and optical, paid holidays and sick leave. Optional deferred compensation program at employee’s own expense.

Job Description

Nature of Work:

Under the direct supervision of the Speech-Language Pathologist/Audiologist IV, supervises assigned Vision and Hearing Screening Technicians. This includes planning, developing and implementing Maryland’s mandated vision and hearing screening program for public schools, private schools and specific childcare centers in Anne Arundel County. Must possess a driver’s license valid in Maryland and have access to a personal vehicle for travel between scheduled testing locations in Anne Arundel County. The employee will be reimbursed for travel expenses per Department of Health policies. May be designated as an emergency essential employee at the time of an emergency, meaning that the employee may be required to report to or remain at work to continue agency operations during an emergency situation. During an emergency, may be asked to do a task that is outside of the employee’s normal day-to-day job responsibilities. No employee will be asked to perform a task that they have not been trained to do or is outside of the employee’s scope of legal practice. The Health Officer may excuse or require the employee’s presence as circumstances and conditions warrant.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High School Diploma or Equivalency (GED).
Experience:

Three years operating audiometric and vision screening equipment in a vision and hearing screening program.

Notes:

1. May substitute experience operating audiometric and vision screening equipment in a vision and hearing screening program on a year-for-year basis for up to four years of the required education.
2. May substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a non-commissioned officer in Optometrist and Audiologist classifications or specialty codes in the Optometry and Audiology field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.

Desired or Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of the principles and practices of vision and hearing screening. Skills in operating and caring for vision and hearing screening equipment and communicating effectively. Ability to plan and supervise the work of others, prepare and monitor the program budget, prepare and collect data, prepare statistical reports, work effectively with health care professionals, educators and the public in promoting the vision and hearing screening program.

How to Apply

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply.

Send a completed County application or resume to:

Human Resources
3 Harry S. Truman Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21401

Fax to 410-222-4392 or email hdrecruiter@aacounty.org.

An Equal Opportunity Employer
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