Public Health Job Opportunities

Community Development Assistant

Deadline: April 30, 2015

Public Health Solutions, a five-county rural health department is accepting applications for the position of Community Development Assistant. This is a part time position reporting to the Community Development Coordinator. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: implementation of population-wide programs to prevent obesity, diabetes, and heart disease and stroke among adults. Continue Reading…

SNAP Outreach Specialist

Deadline: until filled

The FoodBank for the Heartland is seeking a full time SNAP Outreach Specialist. This is an entry level position, which would provide great experience working with community members and public health nutrition programs.

View the full job description and instructions for applying here.

Community Health Consultant

Deadline: until filled

Douglas County Health Department has received funding from the NE Department of Health to address chronic diseases including diabetes and cardiovascular disease.  The award is a three year  grant.  Grant objectives include policy and system change regarding physical activity in businesses related to walk-ability, policy and system change regarding healthy eating related to healthy vending and a NEMS assessment, policy and systems change regarding Diabetes Prevention Programming support in business and in community organizations and policy and systems change related to electronic health records, Community Health Workers and physician pharmacist links.  Continue Reading…