Care Giver Advisor/Senior Information Specialist

Macon County Health Department

Job Opening

Job Title:      Care Giver Advisor/Senior Information Specialist

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in health/human services or related field or RN. One year of experience with community agencies and a working knowledge of services available in Macon County including, but not limited to, those serving seniors and people with disabilities. Provides information and assistance to caregivers of individuals 60 years of age and older and to grandparents raising grandchildren. Provides information, referral, and assistance to those that qualify under the Aging and Disability Resource Center. Must have excellent communication, organizational, and decision-making skills. Must have the ability to work with diverse community groups.

Must have a dependable vehicle for use during work hours, valid Illinois Driver’s License, and appropriate auto insurance. Must be physically able to get in and out of car many times per day in all types of weather and be able to adapt in a positive manner to various client living conditions. Must be able to carry, pull, and manage a minimum of 30 pounds of equipment daily.

Salary: $49,600

Position Benefits

  • 35 hr. work week
  • 12-14 Holidays per yr. plus have your Birthday off
  • 2 weeks’ vacation after 1st year of employment
  • 1 day of sick leave accumulated monthly
  • Partial employer contribution to IMRF retirement plan
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield health insurance Dental and Vision available
  • Discounts on Verizon , AT&T and T-Mobile wireless plans
  • Gym membership discounts (Downtown Fitness, DISC) 

How to Apply

Applications can be picked up at the Macon County Health Department Front Desk at 1221 E. Condit, Decatur, Illinois, or you can go to our website, to print a copy of the application. Completed applications should be submitted to Macon County Health Department Attention: HR at 1221 E. Condit, Decatur, Illinois, 62521 or emailed to


The Macon County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.