Public Health Job Opportunities

Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness Health Director

Deadline: March 20

The Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness is seeking a Health Director, to serve as the senior leader of the agency. Work is performed under the direction of the
Board of Health. This is advanced administrative/managerial work planning, directing, and evaluating Health Department services and programs services for the Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness, consisting of Cass and Sarpy counties, Nebraska. Continue Reading…

National Biosafety & Biocontainment Training Program (NBBTP) Call for Fellowships

Deadline: July 6, 2015 

The NBBTP is a partnership between the Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS) and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health. This is a rare opportunity for individuals seeking work in high containment facilities to receive professional training in biosafety and biocontainment at one of the foremost biomedical research centers in the world. Continue Reading…

Various Federal Fellowships

Deadlines: vary

There are a number of new Fellowship opportunities at the CDC and other federal agencies, being administered via ORAU. Some of the fellowships are for current students for this summer, and others are for recent (within the past 5yrs) graduates.

Take a look at all of the current opportunities here. These would be a great way to get your foot in the door at a federal agency.

STD Surveillance Fellowship

Deadline: until filled

A fellowship opportunity is currently available with the Surveillance and Special Studies Team (SSST) in the Surveillance and Data Management Branch (SDMB), Division of STD Prevention within the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Continue Reading…

Summer Student Intern (paid w/USDA)

Deadline: February 20, 2015

The Omaha USDA office’s Policy Development Staff team is looking for a summer intern–this is a great opportunity to get paid experience and get your foot in the door with a federal agency! They are looking for individuals with a broad public health background (food safety and/or Epi is a plus). You need to be comfortable working with data as well.

View the job description at USAJobs.