Public Health Job Opportunities

Healthy Families Nebraska Panhandle Supervisor

Panhandle Public Health District is looking for a full-time supervisor for our accredited, well-established Healthy Families home visitation program for prenatal and newborns and their families.  The position will be based in Scottsbluff.  Master’s degree in human services or fields related to working with children and families, or bachelor’s degree in these fields with 3 years of relevant experience.

 

Further details can be found here http://pphd.org/Pages/join_our_team.html.

WIC & Nutrition Epidemiologist

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), Division of Public Health (DPH)is recruiting to fill a Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) & Nutrition Epidemiologist position within the Bureau of Community Health Promotion in Madison, Wisconsin.

 

Position Summary:

Duties of this position will include surveillance to monitor trends and the evaluation of effectiveness of prevention strategies; technical consultation; dissemination of findings to policy makers, program planners, and health professionals; coordination of statewide activities; grant monitoring; report writing; and attendance at local, state, and national level conferences. Specific surveillance and research responsibilities will include WIC risk factor data. The work requires close coordination with other units and sections with DHS, DPH Regional Offices, and local agencies. This position will provide technical assistance/consultation for statewide projects and to local agencies/grantees. Continue reading “WIC & Nutrition Epidemiologist”

Climate & Health Project Manager

The CDC Foundation seeks a full-time Project Manager to lead the implementation of a project that aims to assess current capacity and future needs for climate-readiness in a subset of local health departments. The Project Manager will be responsible for conducting a landscape analysis of the capacity of health agencies to address the impacts of climate change on health and their corresponding resource needs. The Project Manager will also convene an expert group of stakeholders in the climate and health field to inform the assessment and will share expertise learned throughout the project by creating documents with recommendations for future work. Continue reading “Climate & Health Project Manager”

Public Health Coordinator

North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) has a position open for a full-time Public Health Coordinator to work with and manage a variety of public health programs and activities such as, but not limited to:
– Substance abuse prevention & education programs
– Health & Wellness Programs
– Service coordination and navigation skills
– Coordination of Public Health Organization and Functions Continue reading “Public Health Coordinator”

CDC EIS Application now open!

Applications are now open for CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS).

EIS officers are CDC’s disease detectives responsible for investigating and responding to outbreaks and other public health emergencies in the U.S. and around the world. Our Disease Detectives receive training and are placed either at CDC headquarters, field stations, or with a state or local health department. We are seeking service-oriented physicians, veterinarians, nurses, allied healthcare professionals, and doctoral-level scientists for the incoming Class of 2020, with training beginning on July 6, 2020.

Applications are due May 22, 2019.