As of Wednesday April 16, 2014, the following
positions are available.
Disease Surveillance Specialist-Health Dept.
Performs as a contributing member of the public health
emergency planning, preparing and response team. Expected to respond as directed with the team
to any threats to public health, whether natural or man-made. Performs routine and complex research work
in the fields of epidemiology and bioterrorism preparedness programs. Works
under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and
independent judgment. in the performance of the duties. This position is a grant-funded position and
the position and salary is directly dependent upon grant funds received.
8 am – 5 pm M-F with some week-end and evening work required. May be required to work as a part of the
response team in the event of a public health emergency.
Education and/or Experience
from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in
science, biology, clinical or laboratory health care or a related field. May have an equivalent combination of
education and experience. Registered
salary range for this position is $45052 - $49230 per year based on
qualifications and experience. Please apply at the Brazoria County Human
Resources Dept. or applications may also be obtained and submitted at this
Epidemiologist-Health Dept. in Angleton (Full-time)
Bachelor’s Degree with major
course work in epidemiology, microbiology, infectious diseases, biostatistics
or related field, or five to eight years related experience and/or training
required, or combination of education and experience. This position performs moderately complex
epidemiological work. Work involves
assisting in the duties, implementation, and analysis of epidemiological
investigations or studies; and participating in general data management and
report writing for epidemiological investigations or studies. Duties include, but are not limited to;
- Analyze epidemiological data through the use of
- Abstracts epidemiological health data from the
medical records of private and public health physicians and hospitals
- Disseminates the results of investigations, special
studies and surveillance
- Participates in analyzing, planning, developing,
coordinating and conducting specific epidemiological investigations or
- Collects epidemiological data for the surveillance of
specific diseases and conditions
- Participates in the control of public health problems
Salary to commensurate with
qualifications & experience. Hours
are 8a-5p M-F with some weekend and evening work required. Applicant may be required
to work as part of the response team in the event of a public health emergency.
This is a grant funded position and the position and salary is directly
dependent upon grant funds received. Please apply at the Brazoria County Human
Resources Dept. or applications may be obtained and submitted at this website.