Job Opportunities

Available positions at the Frederick County Health Department are listed on either the State of Maryland or Frederick County websites. Check back here regularly for opportunities to work for the Health Department or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

State posted positions at the Frederick County Health Department: 

State of Maryland Job Opportunities

State Care Coordinator - Coordinator Special Programs I - contractual full-time in Behavioral Health Services

Social Worker II - contractual full-time in Behavioral Health Services

Community Health Nurse II - contractual full-time in Behavioral Health Services

Social Worker II - contractual part-time in Mental Health Services

Social Worker II - contractual full-time in Mental Health Services

Ongoing and Continuous postings

Environmental Health Specialist Trainee

Community Health Nurse II

Social Worker II

Frederick County posted positions (Developmental Center & School Health):

Frederick County Job Opportunities

Health Department Volunteer Opportunities

Local Health Improvement Plan Work Group Volunteers

Information about the current topics of the Local Health Improvement Plan work groups can be found here. If you're interested in volunteering for or joining a work group, please contact the work group lead (found here).

Behavioral Health Services Community Organized Recovery Efforts (CORE)

This is an opportunity to be part of a new, cutting edge model working with individuals recovering from substance abuse disorders. Join an innovative program known as CORE, a Recovery Oriented System of Care (ROSC), a national trend in working with people seeking or in recovery. CORE is seeking volunteers to work in the following areas:

  • Recovery Coach - Persons with experience and knowledge of addictions guiding and mentoring people seeking or active in recovery
  • Telephone Recovery Support - Making follow-up phone contacts with participants of the ROSC program to offer support and provide information on ROSC functions
  • Recovery Center Support - Participate in running recovery center activities, classes, groups, social functions, and providing administrative support
  • Special Events - Participate in planning and working at special events for CORE participants

If interested, please send an email to or call 301-600-3289.

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Prevention Programs

The Prevention Program is recruiting volunteers to assist in program activities. We have many opportunities including health fair booths and day camps that need to be set up and monitored, several coalitions that need members and many other opportunities for you to help out. If interested, please call Todd Crum, Prevention Coordinator, at 301-600-3285 or email him at