Public Health Job Opportunities

Infection Prevention Senior Analyst

Deadline: until filled

– Department: CDC Grant For Biopreparedness
– Location: Nebraska Medicine-Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE – Full Time pr Part Time
– Between 8am and 5pm
Take the lead in creating an HAI reporting surveillance program based at Nebraska DHHS, participate in the ICAP (Infection Control and Prevention Program based at Nebraska Med) in the assessment and proposals to improve Ebola readiness and infection control quality at health care facilities in Nebraska, and to assist in the improvement of the state antibiotic susceptibility registry. Continue Reading…

Health Surveillance Analyst

Deadline: until filled

– Department: CDC Grant For Biopreparedness
– Location: Nebraska Medicine-Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, Full Time

Assist in the creation of a Hospital Acquired Infection (HAI) validation program including interpretation of data and participate in the state HAI Advisory Committee. Update and maintain the HAI section of the Epidemiology Unit webpage. Continue Reading…

Agricultural Center Assistant (work study)

Deadline: October 1st, or until filled

The Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (CS-CASH) is seeking a work study student. View the job description below, and if interested, send your resume to Ellen Duysen (ellen.duysen@unmc.edu).

CS-CASH Job Description

NOTE: You must be eligible for federal work study for the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If unsure, please check your eligibility with UNMC Financial Aid.

Lead Risk Assessor

Deadline: 7/6/15

The Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Lead Risk Assessor who, under the direction of the Health Director or designee, the incumbent inspects houses and other dwellings for lead-based paint contamination in strict adherence to established policies and procedures. Incumbent conducts investigations, in conjunction with the Lead Program Specialist/Coordinator, to determine possible causes of exposure.  Continue Reading…

Post Doc Research Associate with UNL

Deadline: review of applications to begin in early June, and continue until filled

The National Drought Mitigation Center at UNL is seeking a post-doctoral research associate to lead integration of information from the physical and social sciences on the impacts, risks, and vulnerabilities associated with drought in current and future climates. This person will be responsible for collecting data in a region of the U.S. on sector-specific drought impacts, using a variety of methods including conducting stakeholder interviews.  Continue Reading…