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This page provides general information about career opportunities with health departments in the state. For details about applying and the hiring process, please contact the health department specified.

Note: Applications are only accepted if a local health department is advertising for an opening or if the classification is on open recruitment.

LHDs: Please contact Jason Boling if you have vacancies to add or revise on this website.

Vacancies

Allen County
Scottsville
Contact: Angela Simmons 
Phone: (270) 237-4423


Anderson County
Lawrenceburg
Phone: (502) 839-4551

Ashland
Contact: Angela Mosley 
Phone: (606) 329-9444, ext. 2230


Barren River District (Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Simpson and Warren counties)
Contact: Kim Flora
Phone: (270) 781-8039

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:


Pineville
Contact: Robin Fuson
Phone: (606) 337-7046

Paris
Contact: Lisa Carpenter 
Phone: (859) 987-1915

Danville
Contact: Brent Blevins
Phone: (859) 236-2053

Brooksville
Contact: Tony Cox
Phone: (606) 735-2157, ext. 1

Jackson
Phone: (606) 666-5274


Hardinsburg
Phone: (270) 756-5121

Buffalo Trace District (Mason and Robertson counties)
Maysville
Contact: Lisa Hamilton
Phone: (606) 564-9447, ext. 130

Shepherdsville
Contact: Frances Foster 
Phone: (502) 955-7837

Murray
Phone: (270) 753-3381

  • Local Health Nurse II (Applications accepted on an ongoing basis)

Grayson
Contact: Trena Greene
Phone: (606) 474-6685

Hopkinsville
Contact: Joshua Mosby 
Phone: (270) 887-4160, ext. 122


Winchester
Contact: Leslie Aitken 
Phone: (859) 744-4482, ext. 1034

Applications accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I
  • Local Health Nurse II
  • Local Health Nurse I - Home Health
  • Home Health Aide
  • Public Health HANDS Visitor (Parent Visitor)

Cumberland Valley District (Clay, Jackson and Rockcastle counties)
Contact: Ethelene Hayre 
Phone: (606) 598-5564


Applications accepted on an ongoing basis:


Irvine
Contact: Tim Gould 
Phone: (606) 723-5181


Flemingsburg
Contact: Stephanie Fryman 
Phone: (606) 845-6511

Prestonsburg
Contact: Thursa Sloan 
Phone: (606) 886-2788

Frankfort
Contact: Becki Casey
Phone: (502) 564-4269


Gateway District (Bath, Menifee, Morgan and Rowan counties)
Prestonsburg
Contact: Greg Brewer
Phone: (606) 674-6396


Lancaster
Contact: Marcia Hodge 
Phone: (859) 792-2153

Mayfield
Contact: Amanda Duke
Phone: (270) 247-3553


Leitchfield
Phone: (270) 259-3141 

Green River District (Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union and Webster counties)
Contact: Lisa Paul
Phone: (270) 852-5487

Greenup
Contact: Chris Crum 
Phone: (606) 473-9838

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:


Harlan
Contact: Hope Clem
Phone: (606) 573-3700

Madisonville
Contact: Bernice Crook 
Phone: (270) 821-5242

Nicholasville
Contact: Joanne Morgan
Phone: (859) 885-4149, ext. 1010

  • Local Health Nurse I (Applications accepted on an ongoing basis)

Paintsville
Contact: Deana Wells
Phone: (606) 789-2590, ext. 342

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I
  • Local Health Nurse I - Home Health

Kentucky River District (Knott, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley, Perry and Wolfe counties) 
Hazard
Contact: Tammy Walker
Phone: (606) 439-2361

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:


Barbourville
Phone: (606) 546-3486


Lake Cumberland District (Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, McCreary, Pulaski, Russell, Taylor and Wayne counties)
Somerset
Phone: (606) 679-4416

Job vacancy information available at Lake Cumberland District Health Department website (Select Employment Opportunities - Current Vacancies)


London
Contact: Mark Hensley 
Phone: (606) 864-5187


Louisa
Contact: Cindy Maynard 
Phone: (606) 638-4389


Vanceburg
Contact: Pam Elliott 
Phone: (606) 796-2632


Lexington
Contact: Sara Gabbard
Phone: (859) 288-2301
Fax: (859) 288-2359


Stanford
Contact: Diane Miller 
Phone: (606) 365-3106

Lincoln Trail District (Hardin, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson and Washington counties) 
Elizabethtown
Contact: Jordan Davis 
Phone: (270) 769-1601


Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I
  • Local Health Nurse II
  • Local Health Nurse III

Little Sandy District
Phone: (606) 474-4115

Richmond
Contact: Deana Childers 
Phone: (859) 626-4242 ext. 105

For employment opportunities and information, please click the link above. Hover over the "Jobs" tab and click the appropriate option.

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:





Salyersville
Phone: (606) 349-6212


Benton
Contact: Jamie Hughes 
Phone: (270) 252-2697


Inez
Contact: Stephen Ward 
Phone: (606) 298-7752

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I
  • Local Health Nurse II

Harrodsburg
Phone: (859) 734-2229

Tompkinsville
Contact: Dawn Scott
Phone: (270) 487-6782

Mount Sterling
Contact: Jan Chamness
Phone: (859) 498-3808, ext. 227

Central City
Contact: Cathy Bethel
Phone: (270) 754-4671

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Family Support Worker
  • Local Health Nurse I - Clinic
  • Local Health Nurse II - Clinic

North Central District (Henry, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble Counties)
Contact: Lisa Thornsberry 
Phone: (502) 633-1243


Northern Kentucky Independent District (Boone, Campbell, Grant, Kenton counties)
Edgewood
Contact: Karen Domaschko 
Phone: (859) 363-5476
Fax: (859) 363-2101


LaGrange
Contact: Teresa Gamsky 
Phone: (502) 222-3516

Pennyrile District (Caldwell, Crittenden, Livingston, Lyon and Trigg counties)
Contact: Laura Croom 
Phone: (270) 388-9747


Pikeville
Contact: Cindy Hamilton 
Phone: (606) 437-5500

Stanton
Contact: Kathy Neal 
Phone: (606) 663-4360

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I
  • Local Health Nurse II

Purchase District (Ballard, Carlisle, Fulton, Hickman and McCracken counties)
Paducah
Phone: (270) 444-9625

Three Rivers District (Carroll, Gallatin, Owen and Pendleton counties)
Owenton
Phone: (502) 484-3412, ext. 125

Elkton
Phone: (270) 265-2362

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:


WEDCO District (Harrison, Nicholas and Scott counties)
Cynthiana
Contact: Shyla Bourne
Phone: (859) 234-8750
Fax: (859) 234-8925

Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I - Clinic
  • Local Health Nurse II - Clinic
  • Local Health Nurse I - Home Health
  • Local Health Nurse II - Home Health
  • Nurse Supervisor I
  • Home Health Aide
  • Senior Support Services Associate I - Home Health

Williamsburg
Contact: Tamara Phelps
Phone: (606) 549-3380


Applications for the following positions are accepted on an ongoing basis:

  • Local Health Nurse I Home Health 
  • Home Health Aide

Versailles
Phone: (859) 873-4541