Public Health Job Opportunities

Health Educator

Deadline: 8/25/16

Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness is seeking a Health Educator to promote individual and population health by providing public health education, promotion, and behavior‐change initiatives in a variety of settings in Sarpy and Cass Counties. This position has full responsibility for planning, implementing, managing, evaluating, and reporting for ongoing and new projects.

View the full job description and instructions for applying here.

Health Systems Interventions Coordinator

Deadline: 7/19/16

The Health Systems Interventions Coordinator serves under the administrative direction of the Program Manager for Health Systems and Disease Management in the Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program within the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (NDHHS), and works cooperatively under the components of “State and Local Public Health Actions to Prevent Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity and Associated Risk Factors and Promote School Health” grants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Overnight and/or day travel is required in this position. Continue reading “Health Systems Interventions Coordinator”

Director of Training and Technical Assistance

Deadline: until filled

The Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN) is seeking a Director of Training and Technical Assistance, who will be primarily responsible for developing and implementing initiatives to strengthen and expand the health center network in Nebraska by assessing the training needs of Nebraska’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Health Center Look-Alikes; developing innovative training and technical assistance opportunities and initiatives to meet those needs; managing HCAN staff and contractors providing these services; and evaluating agency performance in meeting training and technical assistance goals.  The  Director of Training & Technical Assistance will represent HCAN in state, federal and regional partnerships; work with leadership at the health centers to support quality improvement in the areas of clinical performance, health outcomes, finance, operations and workforce development; and direct grants and contracts in support of HCAN’s training goals and objectives.  This position reports to the CEO. Continue reading “Director of Training and Technical Assistance”

Agricultural Center Assistant (FWS)

CS-CASH is seeking FWS students to assist with community outreach projects, preparation of outreach materials, maintenance of CS-CASH database, collection and support of agricultural injury and fatality database, assist in preparation of grant proposal documents.

View the full job description below, and contact Ellen Duysen if interested.

CS-CASH Job Description

NOTE: Must be eligible for Federal Work Study to apply.

COPH Student Ambassador (FWS)

This student worker position is dedicated to assisting the Office of Educational Services (OES) to research and assist in projects and activities designed to enhance the prospective and new student experience. The student worker will work closely with the Director of Student Affairs and Admissions Specialist to implement a coordinated and collaborative approach to communication with prospective and incoming COPH students.

View the full job description below, and contact Jessica Tschirren if interested.

JOB DESCRIPTION Student Ambassador FWS

NOTE: Must be eligible for Federal Work Study to apply.