COVID-19 School Testing Site Coordinator

Saratoga County

Posted 8/20/2021

Job Type: Part-time

Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinators will work with Saratoga County Public Health and its COVID-19 testing contractors to implement
COVID-19 screening testing at participating elementary, middle, and high school buildings (both public and
private) located within Saratoga County during the 2021-22 school year. Eligible students, staff and faculty,
who choose to be tested, will self-collect a saliva specimen, which they will place in an appropriate collection
tube and biohazard bag. Training in all areas will be provided, as will appropriate personal protective
equipment (PPE). Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Daily school testing site set-up (e.g., ensuring readiness of the computer, testing materials, queuing
    signage, and equipment)
  • Checking-in individuals for testing and overseeing testing flow (place individuals in order, organize
    individuals into a line, move individuals efficiently through the test collection process)
  • Directing and observing individuals through the self-collection specimen taking process (from a safe
    distance and with appropriate PPE)
  • Labeling specimens in accordance with established protocols
  • Packaging and preparing specimens for shipment to the laboratory
  • Assisting with tidying up of school testing site area at end of each day/assigned shift
  • Other tasks related to the county’s COVID-19 response, as necessary

Minimum Qualification

Graduation from High School or possession of an equivalency certificate (GED).

Salary: 25.00/hr

To Apply

Interested candidates should submit an application, resume, and letter of interest with details of availability
Monday thru Friday, to:
SchoolCovidTestSites@saratogacountyny.gov
(No fax submissions accepted)

“School Test Site Coordinator” must appear in the subject line of your
submission.

Vague submissions will not be considered in applicants favor

**Applications are available in the Human Resources Office or on our website: www.saratogacountyny.gov
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. We appreciate your patience in allowing appropriate time to
review and contact applicants. Applications will continue to be accepted for as long as the posting is active**