Overview

The State of Connecticut, Department of Public Health (DPH) is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Epidemiologist 1. This position will work in DPH’s TB, HIV, STD and Viral Hepatitis Section providing epidemiologic support to the DPH HIV Surveillance Program. This Epidemiologist 1 will report to an Epidemiologist 3.

The HIV Surveillance Program is the foundation for all other HIV programs and services in the state. Our priorities include assuring complete and accurate laboratory and HIV case reporting, providing quality data presentations and products to public health partners and responding to outbreaks of HIV.

The Mission of the Department of Public Health (DPH) is to protect and improve the health and safety of the people of Connecticut by assuring the conditions in which people can be healthy, preventing disease, injury, and disability, and promoting the equal enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health, which is a human right and a priority of the state.

DPH accomplishes this through the implementation of its Strategic Plan which outlines the actions that DPH is taking to accomplish its Mission.

Are you interested in joining the outstanding team at the Connecticut Department of Public Health and making a difference in our State? We encourage you to apply today! This position is conveniently located in Hartford, CT. The work schedule for this position is Monday – Friday, 35 hours per week, with opportunity for a flex schedule and partial remote work.

We participate in a competitive benefits plan that includes healthcare coverage, a retirement plan, as well as paid time off! We also encourage a healthy work-life balance to all employees. The Department of Public Health also offers free parking with shuttle service, educational support, and continuous access to training.