Public Health Job Opportunities

Epidemiologist

Deadline: 1/27/16

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is seeking an Epidemiologist (K0230217) in their Bureau of Epidemiology and Public Health Informatics.
The position provides epidemiological support to the Kansas Environmental Public Health Tracking program. Work with staff to assess and monitor environmental hazards and associated health outcomes. Assist in design methods of collecting, analyzing, and disseminating data. Work with senior staff to develop and conduct epidemiological studies for program planning or to address important and practical environmental health problems. Continue reading “Epidemiologist”

Medical Technologist

Deadline: until filled

Come join the UnityPoint Health – Des Moines team as a Medical Technologist!

Currently UnityPoint Health – Des Moines is offering a $10,000 sign-on bonus to MTs with a three year commitment.  We are looking for dynamic MTs who are able to perform high complexity testing and are responsible for accurately performing, evaluating and submitting results on specimens received for laboratory analysis for the purpose of aiding in diagnostic and therapeutic treatment of patients. Continue reading “Medical Technologist”

Summer Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP)

Deadline: February 19, 2016

This is the 13th year of the Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP), a field-based learning experience in occupational safety and health. Teams of two students are placed with labor unions or community-based organizations to work on projects that investigate job-related health and safety issues among workers, often of new immigrant groups, employed in an under-served or a high hazard job. Continue reading “Summer Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP)”

Agricultural Safety Educator

Deadline: until filled

The New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health is seeking an Agricultural Safety Educator to be responsible for implementing Occupational Health Education and safety programs to the Agricultural community.  Education and Training efforts will include but are not limited to providing: on farm Safety audits, Agricultural Safety trainings on all varieties of Agricultural hazards, Basic First Aid and CPR trainings and consultations with Farm owners.   Continue reading “Agricultural Safety Educator”

CDC’s Public Health Associate Program

Application open January 4-8

PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATE PROGRAM (PHAP) is a 2-year entry-level, full-time employment and career development training program designed to prepare recent graduates hands-on, frontline experience in the day-to-day operations of public health programs. You must be a recent graduate (GPA 3.0) with a bachelor’s or master’s degree beginning a career in public health. Upon successful completion of the program, PHAP associates are qualified to compete for entry-level career positions at CDC and other public health organizations. Continue reading “CDC’s Public Health Associate Program”