Public Health Job Opportunities

Population Health Planning and Improvement Coordinator

Deadline: 5/22/17

Come join the accredited Prince William Health District team as we support the state’s vision of making Virginia the healthiest state in the nation by promoting population health through leading the community and the Prince William Health District’s health planning and implementation efforts striving toward health equity for our residents.

This position will coordinate the Prince William Health District efforts in developing and implementing a Community Health Assessment (CHA) and Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP). This position will facilitate efforts in the community to maximize the use of public/private partnerships to improve the health of the community by using evidenced–based practices to reach community health improvement goals. Continue reading “Population Health Planning and Improvement Coordinator”

Summer Intern, Public Health Accreditation Board

The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving and protecting the health of the public by advancing and ultimately transforming the quality and performance of state, local, Tribal, and territorial public health departments. PHAB, which administers the national program to accredit health departments, is seeking a graduate student for a summer internship to support its Research and Evaluation department. Specifically, the student would assist with a project to extract data from the community health assessments and community health improvement plans of accredited health departments in order to support the analysis of this key information about how health departments and their partners improve the health of their communities. In addition, the student may assist with other tasks to help prepare for the revision of the accreditation Standards and Measures, including reviewing the literature and conducting content analysis of accreditation reports and documentation.

View the full description and application instructions in the document below.

PHAB internship-summer2017

Research Scientist–Knowledge Translation

The Center for Construction Research and Training is seeking a Research Scientist, someone with (highly preferred) PhD in public health, marketing or health communications. Great opportunity to work with construction industry and construction unions on safety and health.

View the job description and application instructions here.

Safety & Health Specialist

The Laborer’s Health & Safety Fund of North America is seeking a Safety & Health Specialist.

Reporting directly to the Director of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Division, this position provides technical assistance on construction and general OSH issues to all affiliates of the Laborers’ Health & Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA). A successful candidate will interact with other Division and Fund staff on initiatives to meet the directives and objectives of the Fund, as well as interacting with affiliated union bodies (locals, district councils and regions), training centers, sister funds, contractors, membership and other affiliates in promoting and advancing LHSFNA initiatives. This position includes an excellent salary and benefits package. The LHSFNA is a nonprofit joint labor-management trust fund. The Fund is also an equal opportunity employer.

 

Please see document below for full job description and information for applying.

LHSFNA SafetyHealthSpecialist1216

Presidential Management Fellows

The Class of 2017 Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program application launched today and closes at 11:59:59pm (Eastern Time) on Thursday, December 1, 2016.

 

The announcement can be found on USAJOBS (www.USAJOBS.gov) by searching for “Presidential Management Fellows” during the open period.

 

To learn more about eligibility and how to apply, please review the “Become a PMF” section on the PMF website at www.pmf.gov.  This section also provides the “2017 PMF Assessment Preparation Guide” to prepare for the on-line assessment.