Public Health Job Opportunities

Project Coordinator

CHI Health is seeking a Project Coordinator for their 5-4-3-2-1 Go! ® Healthy Kids lifestyle campaign.

Program Description:

The Community Benefit & Healthier Communities (CB&HC) team at CHI Health has been implementing a campaign promoting healthy habits to children in kindergarten through 5th grade in multiple counties in Nebraska for several years.  The goal of this initiative is to reduce overweight/obesity in children in CHI Health service areas through a community-wide campaign using the 5-4-3-2-1 Go! ®message. The main strategies include engagement in schools and out-of-school setting, promotion in clinics, and outreach in the community through events and media. The Coordinator will execute current work plans in Douglas, Sarpy, and Cass Counties, assist leads in Colfax and Pierce counties to execute their work plans, and work with the Community Benefit team to develop additional strategies which may or may not include expanding to other communities. Continue reading “Project Coordinator”

Community Impact and Analytics Intern

United Way of the Midlands is seeking a paid intern to begin in December and work through June 2018.

The United States Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture awarded United Way of the Midlands a Community Food Planning grant to develop a comprehensive plan to reduce food insecurity and improve the nutritional quality of food in our region. The plan will be co-created over a 9-month period with input stakeholders across sectors to determine a vision, goals and strategies for food security in our region.

Overall, the intern will contribute to project administration and logistics, and assist with the development of deliverables that constitute a Community Food Plan.

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

NIFA-CFP Description – 11.9

Special Projects Coordinator

The Metro Omaha Medical Society (www.omahamedical.com) is a non-profit, professional organization dedicated to meeting the diverse needs of its member physicians in their roles as both providers and patient advocates. We are currently seeking a candidate who is detail oriented, able to manage multiple projects, and has demonstrated proficient writing skills to serve as the Special Projects Coordinator (currently part-time, with possibility to become full-time). Job duties are as follows:

 

  • Co-manages grant from The Physicians Foundation to reduce physician burnout and improve resiliency
  • Manages the Medical Society Public Health Committee
  • Manages administrative duties of the Immunization Task Force
  • Represents the Medical Society at various community initiatives focused on public health
  • Serves as the liaison to medical students and residents/fellows regarding membership and programming
  • Helps to orchestrate CME opportunities for member physicians
  • Assist in seeking out future grants and writing proposals

 

Interested individuals should email their resume and cover letter to wclausen@omahamedical.com.

Grant Manager

WELLCOM is seeking a Grant Manager to contribute to the fulfillment of the WELLCOM Mission and Vision by managing the implementation of grant deliverables focused on healthy lifestyles, policy, systems and environment strategies for businesses. The Grant Manager reports to the Vice President of WELLCOM, and assists in the implementation of grant deliverables, managing grant budgets and quarterly reports to the grant funder. Continue reading “Grant Manager”