Public Health Job Opportunities

County Extension Director (Shawnee County, KS)

Deadline: screening begins 7/20/15 and continues until filled

Shawnee County, the third most populated county in Kansas, is located approximately 60 miles west of Kansas City. It has a diversified urban, suburban, and rural population of nearly 179,000. There are five incorporated cities in Shawnee County – Auburn, Rossville, Silver Lake, Willard, and Topeka which is the county seat and state capital. Topeka, with a population over 127,000, is home to Washburn University, Gage Park, and Lake Shawnee.

The Shawnee County Extension Director serves as the administrative leader of the county’s extension programs and staff. The director is administratively responsible to the K-State Research and Extension Assistant Director for Field Operations and the County Extension Board.

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Minority Health Outreach Manager

Deadline: until filled

OneWorld Community Health Centers Inc. is seeking a Minority Health Outreach Manager who is passionate about making a difference and impacting others through the delivery of high quality care and strong team work.  Continue reading “Minority Health Outreach Manager”

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 (

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.

Community Health Educator I

Deadline: 7/6/15

The Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Community Health Educator I who, under the direction of the Supervisor, Community Health Education, or designee the incumbent plans, implements and evaluates health promotion activities; provides health training and health information; and collaborates with other organizations to improve the health status of the community.  Continue reading “Community Health Educator I”

Community Educator

Deadline: until filled

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland (PPHeartland) is seeking a Community Educator to join the Education and Outreach Department in Omaha.  To design and deliver human sexuality education to diverse learners.  Facilitate outreach and awareness activities. Promote the availability of accessible, affordable services to underserved population as well as increase patient numbers. Participate in advocate efforts for reproductive health services to meet the goals of the Education & Leadership Department and promote the mission of PPHeartland. Continue reading “Community Educator”