Speech-Language Pathologist III

Recruitment #191114-X22C-I07


The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens.The mission of the Department of Health is to promote, protect and improve the health of all Oklahomans through strategies that focus on preventing disease and injuries.

OSDH is seeking a full time Speech Language Pathologist III providing support to the Pittsburg Health Department. This is a classified position (PIN#34001087) in state government, located in McAlester, OK. This is a classified position (PIN 34003375) in state government. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packageincluding a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependentsFor more information about the benefit allowance [click here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $60,187.00 based on education and experience.

Position will be open for six months or until filled.  Please be advised that applications will periodically be considered, as such this position could be filled any time before the closing date.

Physical Demands and Work Environment
Combination of office, vehicle, and public establishments with a climate controlled settings and exposure to moderate noise level. While performing the duties of the job, employee is required to talk, stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.  This position requires long period of sitting and daily use of computer and phone.

Travel is required with this positon. Applicants must be willing to perform all job-related travel associated with this position.  Combination of office, vehicle, and public establishments. Travel may include traveling during inclement weather.


Positions within this job family are assigned responsibilities related to providing patients with diagnostic and therapeutic services in the areas of speech and language.


The Speech-Language Pathologist job family consists of four levels which are distinguished by the complexity of the duties performed, the depth and breadth of accountability, and the responsibility assigned for providing leadership to others.

Level III:   
This is the specialist level where incumbents are assigned responsibilities involving advanced level technical duties in Speech-Language Pathology.  Incumbents at this level perform as a consultant to other Speech-Language Pathologists and may be designated lead worker for other employees.


Level III:    
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of certification as a Speech-Language Pathologist by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association plus an additional three years of post-certification experience as a Speech-Language Pathologist in a clinical specialty or in an educational setting.


If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview. 

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.


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No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.

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