Job Openings

To submit a position for considered posting, please e-mail a brief position description to the Iowa Public Health Association at kim@iowapha.org This service is offered free-of-charge to current IPHA members (individuals and organizations).  Non-members may request positions to be posted for a fee of $150.  As a non-profit professional association, IPHA seeks to share career opportunities within Iowa’s public health community, and this funding mechanism helps to support this service and the mission-driven work of IPHA.

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Administrative Intern/Student Interview Team

Location: Des Moines   Company name: Iowa Department of Public Health   Job type: internship

Two positions available.

Conduct routine patient interview for reportable infectious diseases, including but not limited to Giardia, Lyme disease, Campylobacter.

Conduct additional patient interviews when clusters or outbreaks are suspected, and when requested by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Conduct patient interviews during outbreak investigations.

Assist with data entry and analysis during outbreak investigations.

Provide additional epidemiological support to the Center of Acute Disease Epidemiology as appropriate.

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Clerk Advanced

Location: Des Moines   Company name: Iowa Department of Public Health   Job type: full-time

This position will be responsible for processing vital record certified copy applications using a the electronic statewide vital record system.
The staff person will be responsible for searching for vital records that date back to 1880 using microfilm or a computer database, and accurately printing the vital records on certified paper.
The staff person will be responsible to transcribing vital record data into a form when needed. The staff person will be responsible for maintaining an accurate inventory of all certified copy paper assigned to them for issuance.
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Office of Problem Gambling Lead

Location: Des Moines   Company name: Iowa Department of Public Health   Job type: full-time

Lead coordination and communication of program activities with other departments, divisions, and bureaus and with external stakeholders such as Iowa Gambling Association, Iowa Racing and Gaming Division, Iowa Lottery, Social and Charitable Gaming and Stakeholder Committee.  Advance program and Department priorities with other state, and national organizations including Association of Problem Gambling Service Administrators, National Council on Problem Gambling, and the National Center for Responsible Gaming.

Support Division substance abuse and problem gambling data and quality activities.

Act as a spokesperson for the Office and problem gambling issues at a state and national level.  Lead development of media educational messages.  Respond to media inquiries and requests for interviews. Respond to legislative requests including providing reports of gambling treatment program activities to the Iowa Legislature during regular and interim sessions.

Analyze information, determine impact and recommend solutions on complex issues involving program operations and services. Inform and advise management on controversial issues.  Review legislation affecting the program and respond to legislative requests for information.  Prepare supporting reports and other documentation.

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Web Application Developer - Job Number 21-02730

Location: Des Moines   Company name: Iowa Department of Public Health   Job type: full-time

Web Application Developer – To serve as the lead for the public website design, back-end application development, and support of the AMANDA licensing application. This includes utilizing various technologies such as JavaScript, angular.js and Swagger to maintain the public facing websites. Proficiency with T-SQL creating, updating, and maintaining SQL views, writing complex queries, creating and altering stored procedures and functions for application development.

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Web Application Developer - Job Number 21-02729

Location: Des Moines   Company name: Iowa Department of Public Health   Job type: full-time

Web Application Developer – To serve as the lead for the public website design, back-end application development, and support of the AMANDA licensing application. This includes utilizing various technologies such as JavaScript, angular.js and Swagger to maintain the public facing websites. Proficiency with T-SQL creating, updating, and maintaining SQL views, writing complex queries, creating and altering stored procedures and functions for application development.

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