Temporary Part-Time Hourly Epidemiologist

Application Deadline: Until Filled

Position Title: Temporary Part-Time Hourly Epidemiologist

Paygrade: Pay Dependent Upon Qualifications (Unclassified)

Location: Southeast Health District, Office of Infectious Disease, Waycross, GA

Description of Duties:

Under direction, plans, develops, and conducts epidemiologic investigations, surveillance and interventions to determine the causes of diseases and implement methods of disease control. Collects, analyzes and interprets statistical data and prepares epidemiologic reports. Provides limited training, technical assistance and consultative services regarding epidemiology and the control of diseases. Assists in the implementation of timely disease intervention strategies to decrease the prevalence of communicable diseases; performs investigations, data collection and analysis, interpretation, surveillance, and reporting activities. Incumbents at this level may require additional training or experience to gain full proficiency in some or all of the job responsibilities.

Will participate directly with COVID-19 response team including functions related to the incident command structure, not limited to phone bank participant or other roles to support command staff in Operations, Logistics, Planning or Liaison.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in public health or closely related field from an accredited college or university OR Bachelor’s degree in any field from an accredited college or university AND Two years of experience performing epidemiologic work or work in a closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

Completion of a Master’s degree in Public Health and related experience.  Excellent presentation skills.  Closely supervised work experience demonstrating competence in conducting public health surveillance, analyzing epidemiologic data, conducting in-depth outbreak investigations, reporting results of analysis of epidemiologic data and implementing disease control measures and strategies.  Extensive knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office applications.

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