Public Health Job Opportunities

Tobacco Cessation Educator

Tobacco Free Nebraska is looking for a talented person to join our team. This person should be passionate about public health and helping Nebraskans quit tobacco and reducing tobacco-related death and disease. A day in this position could include: Providing technical assistance to local communities and sub grantees on tobacco prevention and control best practices. Planning, directing, and overseeing tobacco prevention control initiatives and programs related to increasing tobacco cessation in Nebraska including but not limited to the oversight of the Nebraska Tobacco Quitline, increasing referrals, dissemination of call data, development of materials, and completion of associated reports. Engaging healthcare providers and facilities in tobacco cessation efforts including mental health providers and substance use treatment facilities. Planning, directing, and overseeing tobacco prevention and control initiatives and programs related to reducing tobacco-related health disparities, including oversight of contracts, grant proposals and reports, and providing technical assistance. Developing and maintaining effective relationships/partnerships with internal and external partners and work in collaboration with these partners and others toward the achievement of the grant goals and strategies. Representing the Tobacco Free Nebraska program among national and state partners and provide responses to requests from these organizations as needed. Assisting in preparing grant applications, budgets, and progress reports. Developing contracts and sub grants, and preform sub recipient monitoring for compliance with federal and agency guidelines, and to ensure work is completed according to the scope of work. Planning, organizing, preparing, and distributing information, educational materials, and training sessions on best practices in tobacco control and prevention. Working with an amazing team. This position includes some day travel and occasional overnight travel. We’re looking for someone who is a team player and able to balance needs, requirements, work load, etc. for multiple projects. This person is self-motivated and works independently with minimal supervision.

Health Educator

Four Corners Health Department is hiring a full-time Health Educator! This position will be involved in planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating Health Education Programs across the Four Corners Health Department District. The ability to set priorities, to organize and coordinate work efficiently and to establish positive relationships with co-workers, team members, public and community partners is required. Experience in managing and administering programs is a plus.  Bachelors or Masters Degree in Public Health or related field. CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) preferred.

For questions call Laura (402) 362-2621. To apply email resume to LauraM@fourcorners.ne.gov.

CDC Foundation Jobs

A number of new positions with the CDC Foundation have been posted:

CDC Foundation COVID Corps Workforce Staff

CDC Foundation COVID-19 Corps, State, Territorial, Tribal and Vaccine Workforce Initiative

Public Health Program Associate

The Evans Research (at Emory University) seeks a world free from violence. To contribute towards this goal the team focuses its research endeavors on public health and human rights violence prevention and response. Current research projects focus on intimate partner violence; femicide; child abuse and neglect; and the commercial sexual exploitation of children in both domestic and international settings. All team members must be self-motivated, passionate, able to work independently, detail oriented, and able to work efficiently to reach targets (weekly and monthly). This position is responsible for organizing, coordinating, and planning operational facets of our program and its related activities, which include, but are not limited to the following: establishing long-term operational objectives, researching factors that may influence the success of the program, and working with individuals or groups to research and document program requirements in order to provide appropriate input into the development of strategic plans and the implementation of programmatic activities. 

The employee will interface with research and administrative staff at Emory Rollins School of Public Health and with collaborating partners based at various locations throughout the world. May expand to other sites/countries, contingent upon funding. This position will develop work plans to accomplish program goals and objectives and monitor progress toward their achievement. 

NACCHO Jobs

The National Association of County and City Health Officials is seeking to fill a variety of positions, from Senior level to internships:

Chief of Programs and Services

Director of Research

Director of Preparedness

Senior Program Analyst, Environmental Health

Program Analyst, Medical Reserve Corps

Senior Specialist, Research and Evaluation

Project Manager, Injury and Violence Prevention

Senior Program Analyst, Performance Improvement

Communication Specialist, HIV, Viral Hepatitis

Sr Program Analyst, Refugee & Immigrant Health

Program Analyst, Refugee & Immigrant Health

Specialist, Research and Evaluation

Also Internships:

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