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”

Year-Long Environmental Internship

This is a posting for an internship with the Environmental Management Group in the Safety Department of Union Pacific Railroad. The successful candidate must be available for part-time, year-round employment continuing as needed with no guarantee for opportunities beyond. This internship is designed to further the company’s employee engagement initiatives for environmental stewardship. This person will be the primary interface for conservation suggestions from employees and others; the role includes prioritizing focuses and facilitating implementation. This person also will manage the broader portfolio of suggestions to understand trends and opportunities across the railroad. Additionally, this position will play a role in developing and implementing employee engagement initiatives related to environmental stewardship, such as programs for Earth Day, recognition, and other communication.

Applicants are required to attend a college in, or the near proximity of, Omaha, Nebraska for successful part-time, year-round employment.

Apply early as this job may be removed or filled as soon as there are sufficient applicants.

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Summer Internship

This is a posting for a summer intern with the Safety Department of Union Pacific Railroad. The successful candidate must be available for full-time employment during at least a 10-week period in Summer 2016 with no guarantee for opportunities beyond. The intern will build a comprehensive environmental training plan. The best candidate will have solid communication skills, a strong sense of organization, and an environmental passion.

Apply early as this job may be removed or filled as soon as there are sufficient applicants.

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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”