University of Washington School of Public Health
Epidemiologist I - STD - Public Health - Seattle & King County
Closing Date: January 11, 2018
Posted: January 3, 2018
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.
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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 required. This 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.
A complete application packet will consist of the following:
- NEOGOV/Government Jobs on-line or paper application
- Cover letter
- 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 email@example.com .
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.