Epidemiologist II

Jan 19 2023
Job Description

 

State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Office of Planning, Policy, and Program Development (OPPPD)

Downtown, Oahu

 

Epidemiologist II

$6,128 - $8,861 monthly, salary commensurate with training & experience

 

Exempt, Temporary, Full-Time, Non-Civil Service Appointment.  This position is assigned to the Director of Health.  The position is responsible for the professional and administrative oversight of the CDC Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant and for coordination of human subjects protection and research review through the Institutional Review Board (IRB).

 

 

 Minimum Qualifications

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:   Doctoral-level epidemiologist; or

 

Master’s Degree in Epidemiology or a Master’s Degree in a health-related field for which the candidate completed and passed at least three (3) epidemiological methods courses, one of which must be an advanced level, and at least two (2) biostatistics courses requiring mastery of large datasets and analyses using a statistical software set [each qualifying course should have fulfilled a minimum of two (2) credit hours] and at least two (2) years of professional level work experience as an Epidemiologist; or

 

Other advanced non-epidemiology professional degree or certification (e.g., MD/DO, DDS/DMD, DVM, or PhD) and with specific epidemiology training (e.g., MPH Degree or CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service Program); or

 

Other advanced non-epidemiology professional degree or certification (e.g., MD/DO, DDS/DMD, DVM, or PhD) and graduate level coursework in epidemiology and two (2) years of professional work experience as an epidemiologist.

 

LICENSE: Valid driver’s license is preferred.

 

Who May Apply

 

LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.

 

How to Apply

 

Submit completed State of Hawai`i Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment, resume, and salary requirements to:

 

State of Hawaii

Department of Health

P.O. Box 3378

Honolulu, Hawaii 96801-3378

Attn:  Recruitment & Examination

 

Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position no. 113271.

 

Application packet at:  https://health.hawaii.gov/employme​nt/job-opportunities/

 

Other Information

 

For additional information, you may contact Deborah Lau at (808) 586-4188 or at [email protected]   

 

This position is exempt from civil service and considered temporary in nature. Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will,” which means that you may be discharged from your employment at the prerogative of your department head or designee at any time.

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer