Under general direction, is responsible for coordinating, planning, and monitoring City and departmental projects. Conducts research, analyzes complex statistical data, develops planning timetables, evaluates systems policies and procedures, and makes recommendations to achieve goals and objectives. Will provide guidance to a team of infectious disease epidemiologists and health program specialists overseeing foodborne, waterborne, respiratory, and zoonotic illnesses. May exercise supervision over assigned staff.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Business, Public Administration, or a related field.
Five (5) years of experience in a relevant field, including but not limited to management, analysis, or policy development.
Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Public Health.
Bilingual in English & Spanish.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Experience with Disease Surveillance, Public Health, and Electronic Data Systems.
Experience with surveillance systems.
Data Analysis (R, ArcGIS, or SAS).
Knowledge of essential public health services.
Knowledge of epidemiologic methods.
Knowledge of management principles.
Knowledge of disease surveillance principles.
Knowledge of diversity, equity and inclusion.
Ability to apply epidemiologic methods.