Career Opportunities
Interested in one of our job opportunities?

Interested applicants should email resume, cover letter and completed FCPH application to:

Or by mail to:
Attn: Human Resources
Franklin County Public Health
280 East Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215-4562

No phone calls please.

Why Work Here? Be Valued!

As a public service agency, we know our greatest assets are the people behind the service. We recognize the value of our employees through competitive pay and an amazing benefit package for staff and their families. Franklin County Public Health is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce.

The FCPH value statement says it all: We serve our communities, our organization, and each other with Integrity, Accountability, Excellence, Respect and Humility.

Franklin County Public Health provides:

  • Schedules and remote options to support a work/life balance.
  • Robust benefits including medical, dental, vision, an employee assistance program and a flexible spending account.
  • Life insurance, short and long term disability options are also offered.
  • Vacation time, personal time, sick time, and paid holidays.
  • Summary of FCPH Health Benefit Coverages.
  • And much more!

How to find and apply for jobs at Franklin County Public Health:

More about Franklin County Public Health:

  • The Franklin County Board of Health was established in October 1919 as a result of the Great Influenza, the most devastating pandemic flu on record. We have operated as a full-service health department in the State of Ohio since that time.
  • On March 11, 2016, FCPH officially became a nationally accredited public health agency through the Public Health Accreditation Board. With accreditation, FCPH is demonstrating increased accountability and credibility to the public, funders, elected officials and partner organizations with which we work.
  • As defined by law in Ohio, Franklin County Public Health provides service to all of the townships and villages in Franklin County. In addition, 14 cities in Franklin County contract with our department to serve as their health department and provide comprehensive public health services to their residents. As of 2022, this is approximately 500,000 residents.
  • Franklin County Public Health is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
  • Franklin County utilizes appropriate methods for interacting effectively and professionally with persons of all ages and from diverse cultural, socioeconomic, educational, racial, and ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations, and abilities.
  • FCPH is committed to providing a healthy work environment for all employees, and all employees agree to be non-tobacco users as a condition of employment (e.g., cigarettes, cigars, smokeless tobacco, vapor, etc.).
  • All FCPH Employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (one or two doses depending on COVID-19 vaccination type) unless a reasonable accommodation is requested and approved.
  • All applicants offered positions must submit to and pass a drug and alcohol screen before beginning work.