Public Health Job Opportunities

Human Trafficking Training Coordinator

CHI Health is seeking a part time (.25 FTE, 10hrs/wk) coordinator for a 3yr grant funded program. This would be fantastic part time work for a student.

Job Summary / Purpose

The Human Trafficking (HT) Training Coordinator is part of an interdisciplinary team implementing a three- year, grant-funded training initiative to educate CHI Health staff on the signs that a patient may be a victim of human trafficking and how to respond appropriately. The HT Training Coordinator will liaise with members of the Forensic Nurse Examiner Program (FNEP), Healthy Communities team, security, emergency department clinical staff, and others, to schedule staff trainings, collect training evaluation data, provide monthly training completion reports, present updates at human trafficking task force meetings, submit documentation for continuing education units and other tasks, as assigned

Three Rivers Public Health Department

Three Rivers Public Health Department in Fremont, NE is seeking to fill several positions. Two are full time positions: Public Health Disease Investigator and Public Health Data Analyst.

The Public Health Disease Investigator will assist the Disease Surveillance Coordinator in program development, routine surveillance, and other grant activities. The position provides additional capacity during outbreak investigations, special projects, and special studies. The purpose of the work is to assist the Disease Surveillance Coordinator in routine and outbreak investigations as well as assure the coordination and timely completion of grant activities. Click on the link to view the full job description and application instructions (deadline August 28th).

The Public Health Data Analyst will be responsible for designing and implementing the data systems needed to support regional decision-making and problem-solving, this position requires someone with the ability to analyze and present the data by making it understandable to health department staff, public officials and the general communities served. Click on the link to view the full job description and application instructions (deadline August 28th).

Additionally, the health department is seeking remote contractors to serve as public health disease investigators. This is a perfect opportunity for a student seeking to gain experience and support local public health COVID-19 response efforts. See document below for more information.

Multiple positions w/Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health

ELVPHD is looking to fill multiple positions at the health department. ELVPHD offers a fun working environment and flexible scheduling. Excellent benefits package. Public health experience is not necessary. Willing to train the right candidate. Will consider full-time or part-time applicants. Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. Bi-lingual highly desired, but not necessary.

UNMC 2020-2021 FWS Positions

All Federal Work Study (FWS) positions for the 2020-21 Academic Year are now posted.

A few things to know:

  • You must be eligible for FWS, according to your 2020-21 FAFSA. If you are unsure of your eligibility, please contact UNMC Financial Aid.
  • If you are a current/returning UNMC student, you may begin working in a position any time.
  • If you are an incoming/Fall 2020 UNMC student, your first day of work cannot be before the first day of classes (August¬†24th).
  • For more information about FWS,¬†click here.
  • Reach out to the contact person for positions you are interested in, and they will provide any special application instructions.

If you have questions or need assistance, contact Brenda Nickol with COPH Career Services.

View available FWS positions at UNMC here.