Public Health Job Description

Public Health Job Description

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Public health provides clinically appropriate referrals, such as sources of palliative care, hospice care, mental health care and clinical trials.

Public Health Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Pursue professional and personal development to ensure competitive knowledge of the public health and human services industry
Promote development, implementation, and utilization of electronic systems for communication
Develop long-term and strategic objectives to ensure client and end user needs are met
Direct all stages of projects from planning through implementation – will include analysis, schedule, budget, and quality assurance
Working with program staff and client to develop project and activity plans, monitoring and reviewing project progress, serving as liaison to other experts as needed, adjusting schedules and plans as needed, identifying and resolving issues, and obtaining client acceptance of completed products/services
Ensuring proficiency and productivity of project staff and the quality of project deliverables, includes reviewing drafts of written products prepared by support teams and subordinates
Provide status reports and deliverables as directed, with allowance for out-of-cycle reporting as needed to effectively communicate critical risks/problems or special achievement
Disseminate evidence-based disease prevention strategies to providers and other partners
Provide support for learning systems to support evidence-based quality improvement
Research population health quality metrics

Public Health Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Public Health

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: BLS, CPR, ICS, NIMS, AED, COR, NOTE, PHN, WIC

Education for Public Health

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the public health job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Public Health, Education, Nursing, Graduate Education, Medicine, Health, Graduate, Medical, Technical, Health Education

Skills for Public Health

Desired skills for public health include:

Managed care industry
Medicare regulations/requirements
Care for the chronically ill and frail elderly
Hospice and palliative care for the terminally ill patient
Yet thorough clinical documentation of patient assessments and care

Desired experience for public health includes:

Experience leading multiple projects simultaneously
Contribute to calculations of cost-effectiveness/return on investment related to prevention interventions
Support stakeholder engagement related to prevention and population health initiatives and payment models
Experience with diverse stakeholders in public health or health care delivery
A Bachelor’s degree (required) or Master’s degree (preferred) in public health or a social science within the last five years
Preparation of reports, design drawings and specifications

Public Health Examples


Public Health Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of public health. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for public health
  • Sizing calculations
  • Act as a link between building services engineers and water engineers
  • Leading team and site meetings
  • Liaising with Architects and Local Authorities
  • As a scientific/technicalanalyst, may lead or support appropriate part of complex projects
  • In response to telephone and written inquiries, provides NHSN user support regarding procedures for correctly setting up facilities, analyzing and interpreting surveillance data, and describing methodological approach to risk adjustment
  • Become a subject matter expert on the application of GIS in public health and human services to meet common workflows and initiatives resulting in better efficiencies, effectiveness, and transparency
  • Support public health and human services conferences, trade shows, workshops, and seminars as appropriate
  • Coordinate, monitor and evaluate Mobile Health Unit activities
  • Plan and organize community events to include workshops and health fairs
Qualifications for public health
  • Water supply layout/storm water design layout/drainage layout, statutory approval drawings,, material take-off from layouts
  • Have experience in drafting of plumbing layouts, Schematic diagrams and preparation of BOQ
  • Have good experience and proficiency in relevant design software such as Auto CAD, REVIT and IT Literacy
  • Be responsible for planning and design of all building services elements of the particular discipline
  • Be responsible for concept design based on evaluation for various options in coordination with architectural, structural input and in accordance with initial load estimates
  • Do design calculations and quantity estimation

Public Health Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of public health. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for public health
  • Lead tasks related to global health project monitoring and evaluation, including development of data collection templates, data collection, data management and coordination, report writing
  • Assist the project leads with development of data protocols that ensure the highest standards are followed with regard to handling, entry and storage of data
  • Contribute to development of technical memoranda, reports and presentations
  • Assist with development and management of databases using Excel or other database software
  • Coordinate health promotion and health education activities
  • Keep accurate records of all activities and beneficiaries
  • Support in collection of accurate data for project improvement
  • Compile and write case studies and success stories
  • Complete and update monthly reports, and fill in database for project progress
  • Contribute to the writing of monthly and quarterly reports
Qualifications for public health
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience working in a social research setting is required
  • Familiarity of qualitative and/or quantitative research methods
  • Experience with developing and managing documentation for standard operating procedures
  • Ensure checking of all design output and seamless coordination between other sections/disciplines
  • Lead design team for completing deliverables within time limits
  • Effective task management through performance management of design engineers and CAD Technicians

Public Health Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of public health. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for public health
  • Attend and represent the mobile unit at meetings with partners and government officials
  • Drive and maintain mobile health unit
  • Provide subject matter and/or methodologic expertise in behavioral health areas such as intentional injury, unintentional injury, violence prevention, suicide prevention, substance misuse, prescription drug misuse, and interpersonal violence, behavioral health communications, research design, quantitative analysis, qualitative analysis, mixed-methods and related fields
  • Identify grantees that need enhanced or specialized technical support through technical assistance provision mechanisms
  • Update and enhance web-based trainings to support evolving grantee training needs
  • Triage requests for NHM&E training and resources developed or provided by you or others, information on data security, and related questions
  • Assist with the use of M&E data by grantees
  • Meet short and long-term deadlines in a dynamic work environment
  • Conducts research, studies, and analyses of epidemiologic and dental health services issues
  • Makes recommendations on policies and programs of the dental health delivery system
Qualifications for public health
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in related editorial capacity
  • Candidate should be B.E./B.Tech in Mechanical/Civil /Environment Engineering discipline
  • Have 10 to 15 years' experience in Public Health Engineering design, in roles of increasing responsbility and project complexity
  • Have experience in high rise buildings/shoppping malls/hotels/metro projects
  • Have experience in design of internal/expternal water supply, sewerage and drainage ( storm water and surface water)
  • Design of infrastructure water supply,sewerage, drainage and irrigation networks and checking of drawings and calculations

Public Health Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a public health. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for public health
  • You will ensure standards are kept by seeking best practice throughout the firm using and contributing to technical forums
  • Ensure the response, execution and monitoring of international projects (mainly tenders) in collaboration with the Corporate, Regional and local teams
  • Identify and share information about international funders' projects and the contributions of In Vitro Diagnostic tests, competitive actions, market developments and actions of international organizations…
  • Implement regular VIP visits in collaboration with Corporate departments
  • Participate fully as a member of the Emory Global Health Institute by contributing, assisting and participating in projects, activities, and initiatives as requested by management
  • Some program management duties for senior staff’s projects including scheduling meetings, taking minutes, managing IRB and funding paperwork
  • Work with subject matter experts to develop reports
  • Conduct international travel if needed
  • Assist project leads with completing and maintaining IRB application materials
  • Assist project leads to track progress toward completion of project deliverables
Qualifications for public health
  • Preparation of reports such as Design basis, concept, schematic , and technical specifications
  • Familiarity with local authority codes and regulations such as of local Muicipality, water authority, drainage and sewerage department, environmental authority , of countries in which the candidate has job experience
  • Good knowledge of relevant international codes and regulations such as IPC/CIBSE/BS/BSEN/PESDG
  • Knowledge in sustainable, green building design practices and rating guidelines
  • Handle design independently and lead a team of engineers and technicians/modellers and do time and resouce management
  • Bachelor's degree, in a related discipline, or a minimum of five years shipboard management experience in Food and Beverage areas, or the equivalent, where USPH and company public health policies are applicable

Public Health Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a public health. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for public health
  • Assist project leads to maintain project websites
  • Assist project leads to disseminate research through a range of written and electronic formats
  • Support data collection activities with stakeholders, community-based organizations and individual study participants
  • Perform literature searches and synthesize findings as they relate to specific projects or proposals
  • Assist with and support quantitative and/or qualitative data analyses
  • Assist with writing of sections of reports and proposals sections
  • Coordinate, initiate, prepare, process, and/or monitor various administrative, financial and operations forms, records, reports, schedules, and other documents, ensuring timely and accurate completion of documents by other department/University students, faculty or staff, or individuals outside the University system
  • Organize and maintain various departmental files and records, frequently involving cross filing and cross-referencing systems
  • Compile a variety of information from both manual and computerized records and files for regular and special reports and in response to specific requests by supervisor or other staff members
  • Prepare/coordinate bulk or other special departmental mailings
Qualifications for public health
  • Minimum of five years of public health training, management, auditing and inspection experience
  • Working knowledge of personal computers within a Windows environment, with e-mail, Microsoft Word, Lotus Notes, Excel and Power Point
  • Self motivated and possesses excellent interpersonal skills
  • Capable of effectively communicating with and training crew, staff, employees and managers at all levels, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw conclusions and develop corrective action plans
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, emails, procedural policies and manuals

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