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COVID-19 Epidemiologist 1

POSTING DATE: JUNE 4, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: JUNE 11, 2021 12:00 NOON

Temporary, Hourly Position

May work up to 40 hrs/week

$17.50 per hour

This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

LOCATION: Columbus Department of Public Health, Epidemiology Dept., 2100 Comer Ave., Columbus, GA, 2nd Floor, Health & Human Services Center
DUTIES: Under supervision, this position will support the oversight of Epidemiologist Assistants. Will lead the COVID-19 EPI response, develop education, and conduct investigations.

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.

An applicant who has a disability, which requires special accommodations, should contact Human Resources at 706-321-6127.

ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT: www.dph.georgia.gov Click on “About DPH” then “Careers”. Locate this position and click “Apply” to begin your application.

Applicants chosen for employment will be subject to the following:
• Criminal Background Check/ Fingerprinting
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
• Reference Checks