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OUTREACH SPECIALIST - GREAT LAKES SPORT FISH CONSUMPTION

Apply now Job no: 93248-AS
Work type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department:SMPH/POP HEALTH SCI/POP HLTH
Location: Madison
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Extension, Outreach, Public Engagement, Grant, Research, Contract Management, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences, Plant Sciences, Research, Scientific

Position Vacancy ID:

93248-AS

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Working Title:

Outreach Specialist - Great Lakes Sport Fish Consumption

Official Title:

SR OUTREACH SPEC(S92BN) or OUTREACH SPECIALIST(S92DN) or ASSOC OUTREACH SPEC(S92FN)

Hiring Department:

A538500-MEDICAL SCHOOL/POP HEALTH SCI/POP HLTH

FTE:

60% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

FEBRUARY 25, 2018

Term:

This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $36,790 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and area of specialization:

Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree in public health or related biological and/or environmental science field preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

One year of experience required working in the field communications, health education, environmental health or chronic disease prevention and control

five years required for senior title.

It is preferred that the incumbent be able to work independently; coordinate and maintain new and ongoing partnerships with public and private entities; and apply scientific data for public health purposes. Comfort and skill in oral presentations and experience working with diverse populations is preferred.

License or Certificate:

 

Position Summary:

This position is located in the Department of Health Services (DHS), Division of Public Health (DPH), Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health (BEOH), Environmental Epidemiology and Surveillance Section, and is maintained through a contract and ongoing partnership with the UW School of Medicine and Public Health's Department of Population Health Sciences. Under the direction of the Chief of the Environmental Epidemiology and Surveillance Section, the incumbent serves as an outreach specialist for the health department's fish consumption advisory program. This position coordinates work assignments in the performance of the Section's assigned functions and responsibilities, and works with professional and support staff consisting of epidemiologists, public health educators, program managers, and professionals at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

Additional Information:

 

Contact:

Nick Harding
neharding@wisc.edu
608-265-3735
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to Applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload a
current resume/CV and a cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the
position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references, including at
least one current or former supervisor.

Additional Link: Full Position Details
  NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
  The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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