Public Health Job Opportunities

Advocacy Coordinator

Deadline: needed by 5/1/15

The Advocacy Coordinator provides enhanced advocacy services as well as follow-up services for parents and children seen at Bridge of Hope Child Advocacy Center.  The Advocacy Coordinator is an essential member of first responders in child abuse investigation who include prosecution, law enforcement, mental health providers, educational professionals and Health and Human Services workers.  Continue Reading…

Emergency Medical Services Specialist II

Deadline: 3/19/15

State of Nebraska / DHHS

Emergency Medical Services Specialist II

Position #25248223

Location is TBD in Nebraska

Serve as the Nebraska Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Coordinator for the Northeast EMS Region. Direct, develop, coordinate and provide technical assistance to EMS providers, Critical Access Hospitals, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) hospitals, regional trauma centers, municipalities, ambulance governing boards and Troop “B” Critical Incident Stress Management Team. Continue Reading…

AmeriCorps VISTA positions with Nebraska Strengthening Aging Populations Program

Deadline: until filled 

The Nebraska State Unit on Aging has received an AmeriCorps VISTA grant to create the Nebraska Strengthening Aging Populations (NSAP) program.  Through the NSAP program, VISTA members will collect data, create volunteer databases/spreadsheets with aging-related data, develop training manuals and materials, create a standardized Senior Center Operational manual template, and research the policies and procedures required for Health Promotion/Disease Prevention programs to obtain evidence-based status. Continue Reading…