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Epidemiologist I - STD - Public Health - Seattle & King County

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Location: Seattle, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: January 11, 2018
Job #12143
Posted: January 3, 2018
Description:

The STD/HIV Program is seeking to fill a full-time Term-Limited Temporary (TLT) Epidemiologist I to assist with data analysis for the STD Program. This position will compile, maintain, and analyze STD/HIV data and reports; and present summaries of data and investigations in local, state and national settings.


This TLT position is anticipated to be full-time through June 2018 and then reduce to 50% time June 2018-June 2019.


For more information about the Prevention Division see:
Public Health - Seattle and King County
 
Please Note: King County is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and we encourage people of color, women, veterans and people with disabilities to apply

Who May Apply: This Term-Limited Temporary position is open to all qualified candidates. 

Work Schedule: The normal work week for the position is 40 hours, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Evening and weekend hours might be requiredThis position is subject to the Fair Labor Standards Act and is overtime eligible.

Work Location: Primarily at Harborview Medical Center, located at 325 Ninth Ave in Seattle, WA 98104.

APPLICATION PROCESS
A complete application packet will consist of the following:

  1. NEOGOV/Government Jobs on-line or paper application
  2. Cover letter
  3. Resume
  4. Supplemental questions

Your application may be rejected as incomplete if you do not include the relevant information in the application. Cover letters and/or resumes are not accepted in lieu of a completed application. Applications and/or Supplemental Questionnaires that state "see my resume" or "see my personnel file" are considered incomplete and will not be accepted.

CONTACT: If you have questions regarding this job announcement, please contact Kris Howell, Human Resource Analyst, at kris.howell@kingcounty.gov .  

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

  • Provide key epidemiological analysis of HIV/STD surveillance data.
  • Collaborate with management to develop systems of quantitative analysis of data and evaluation of existing data.
  • Assist with interpreting epidemiological data for planning and policy development; and conduct evaluation projects and monitor performance measures.
  • Present public health information to local and national audiences; prepare graphic presentations for lectures and reports; prepare manuscripts, regular, and annual reports; assist with preparation of reporting on performance measures.
  • Design, maintain, monitor, and conduct regular quality assurance activities on STD/HIV databases.
  • Perform data management duties, including: cleaning and coding data; conducting data quality control procedures; preparing data sets for statistical analysis
  • Assist the Washington State Department of Health in the development and testing of the new statewide electronic disease reporting system Washington Disease Reporting System.

 

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