CCDPH Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in serving the public as part of our team.

To learn about job opportunities with the Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH), please visit the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) website and click Careers.

On this page you will be able to search for:

  • Current job listings;
  • How to complete an application and apply for a position; and
  • Locate additional useful information regarding employment with Cook County.

Please note that CCHHS conducts all initial screenings of candidates and processes all employment applications.

Internship Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in becoming a CCDPH intern. Our interns obtain real-world experience working in the field of public health under the close supervision of leading public health professionals. We look forward to learning more about you. Please click here for a description of internship opportunities within each department, as well as access to the online application form, requirements, and step-by-step instructions.  

All applicants must complete all parts of the application process and be:

  • Enrolled (currently) as a matriculated undergraduate, graduate, or professional student in a degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university.
  • In good academic standing, students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and above.
  • A Cook County resident.