Public Health Job Opportunities

Regional Epidemiologist

Qualifications

  • Education:  
    • Master’s degree in public health or other master’s program related to public health.
  • Minimum Qualifications:  
    • Two years of professional experience working at a state or local public health agency, or professional experience working in a healthcare setting with duties related to epidemiology or communicable disease prevention and control, preferred.
  • Preferred Qualifications:  
    • Experience with internal and external stakeholders on the prevention and control of infectious diseases.
    • Experience in a public health agency.
    • Formal training in epidemiology (e.g., Epidemic Intelligence Service) or infection prevention.
    • Experience with coordinating outbreak investigations
    • Ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing.
    • Knowledge of incubation periods, periods of communicability, common modes of transmission, of communicable diseases.
    • Ability to conduct comprehensive data analysis.
    • Proofreading, editing, attention to detail
    • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access

Compensation:

  • Hourly Pay Range: $23.31-$29.03

* Salary can vary depending upon education, experience, or qualifications.

Link to jobsite:

https://jobs.sok.ks.gov/psp/sokhrprdcg/APPLICANT/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=199894&PostingSeq=1 [jobs.sok.ks.gov]