Public Health Job Opportunities

Several positions with City Sprouts community garden

Want to be part of Omaha’s thriving movement for Food Justice? Interested in working in urban agriculture? If your answer is yes, we hope you’ll consider joining our team at City Sprouts! At City Sprouts you will be immersed in a dynamic and supportive work environment, where every day is a new adventure as we work to Sustain Communities through Gardening. Continue reading “Several positions with City Sprouts community garden”

Food Mapping Research Associate, Community Impact

Deadline: until filled

The United Way of the Midlands is looking for student workers to assist in research functions relating to the mapping of assets and needs of our food system and food security in the Omaha Council Bluffs metro area. This work will include designing and administering surveys, researching local and national data and trends, cleaning and analyzing data, conducting interviews, and summarizing results and conclusions.

View the job description and instructions for applying below.

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Internship

Deadline: until filled

The Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department is seeking an intern. See the document below for details on the potential opportunities, and instructions for applying.

 

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WIC Nutritionist or WIC Nurse

Deadline: October 14th

Location: Lincoln, NE

Description: Part-time job opportunity. Duties would include determining program eligibility for the WIC program, issuing food benefits, providing nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and making community referrals. We require a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or Dietetics, Nutrition, or a related field, with RN/RD preferred. The hours would be Tuesdays (8-5), Wednesdays (8-5), 2 Thursdays (8-5), 1-2 Fridays (8-4:30), and 1-2 Saturdays (8-Noon) per month, plus possible additional days as needed. It ends up averaging 20-25 hours weekly. May have the opportunity for Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) certification.

Application Information: https://familyservicelincoln.org/employment/ and click “Apply Online”.

 

Graduate Research Assistant

Deadline: until filled

Dr. Ghada Soliman is seeking one or two Federal Work Study students to assist with an ongoing project including data analysis of nutrition and physical activity education project in public schools. Responsibilities include assisting with survey data entry and analysis, analysis of pedometer data and literature search and manuscripts preparation.

If interested, please view the job description below and contact Dr. Soliman directly.

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