Public Health Job Opportunities

Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Coordinator

Deadline: 1/26/16

Coordinate the activities of the Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Grant for NE DHHS. This position is officially classified as a Community Health Educator Senior. Continue reading “Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Coordinator”

Intern, Disaster Services

Deadline: for Spring semester, with possibility of extension

The American Red Cross is seeking an Intern, Disaster Services. This is a Paid Internship where candidates must be enrolled in a degree program at the time of the internship.  The opportunity is based in Omaha, NE.

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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)”

Project Administrator and Evaluator (2 positions)

Deadline: until filled

LGBT HealthLink: the Network for Health Equity is one of eight CDC-funded tobacco and cancer disparity networks charged with convening experts, culling then spreading best practices to eliminate health disparities for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) population. As a project of CenterLink: The Community of LGBT Centers, we work extensively with the 180+ LGBT community centers across the country. As a CDC-grantee, we work extensively with CDC grantees, especially the state, tribal, and territorial departments of health. Our core activities center around increasing adoption of tobacco & cancer best practices by community centers and departments of health.

We are seeking candidates to join our organization. The opportunities available are Project Administrator and Evaluator (see the job descriptions in the documents below). Please email a resume/CV and cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of these positions to careers@lgbtcenters.org and put the job title in the subject line.

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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”