Public Health Job Opportunities

Public Health Emergency Preparedness–Part Time Project Assistance

Deadline: Monday, April 27, 2015

Harrison County Home and Public Health (HCHPH) Department in Logan, Iowa is seeking part-time assistance to update HCHPH’s Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) documentation including contact lists, Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs), inventory lists, preparedness and point of dispensing plans, and assist with required fiscal year reporting. Continue Reading…

Emergency Medical Services Specialist II

Deadline: 3/19/15

State of Nebraska / DHHS

Emergency Medical Services Specialist II

Position #25248223

Location is TBD in Nebraska

Serve as the Nebraska Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Coordinator for the Northeast EMS Region. Direct, develop, coordinate and provide technical assistance to EMS providers, Critical Access Hospitals, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) hospitals, regional trauma centers, municipalities, ambulance governing boards and Troop “B” Critical Incident Stress Management Team. 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…

CDC Public Health Associate Program

Application Period: January 12-16, 2015

The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) gives recent graduates with a bachelor’s or master’s degree a valuable opportunity to get hands-on public health experience. This two-year program provides opportunities for associates to gain broad experience working in public health programs in state, tribal, local and territorial (STLT) public health organizations; community-based organizations; public health institutes and associations; academic institutions; and CDC quarantine stations. PHAP also provides competency-based training designed to build the next generation of public health professionals.  Continue Reading…